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Old 01-02-2012, 01:55 PM   #1
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Default Norway is out of butter!

Has anybody else seen this? Norway is out of butter.

Sweden safe while butter shortage hits Norway - The Local

"I've seen an ad where they wanted 5,000 kronor ($740) for a box of butter."
Apparently, butter is the new big thing to smuggle too.

A Russian man was caught on Friday trying to bring 90 kilogrammes of butter over the Swedish border to Norway without paying the custom duty.
Let Them Eat Margarine: Norway Butter Shortage Brings Blue Christmas | Fox News

Butter consumption has steadily increased in the Scandinavian country this year, partly because of the nation's increased popularity of low-carb but fat-rich diets. Growth in demand peaked at more than 30 percent last month, compared with November 2010.
This is actually kind of funny.
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Old 01-02-2012, 02:09 PM   #2
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Makes me wonder if their import fees are too darned high.
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My wife has some online friends in that neck of the woods, yes, they are hurting for butter. I think we may be mailing some.
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Sounds like they actually have a cow shortage. ( Wonder how much a Holstein and a butter churner would sell for over there?)
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