mdd, I imagine he's thinking about feed lots and the crowded conditions. Don't worry about it.
I've yet to wear out a gun, but I've used up a lot of ammo through the years.
To me, the big incentive for ammo and components is the unending inflation in consumer prices. Buy now, 'cause the price will be higher in the future.
You're from BATFE? Come right in! I use all your fine products!