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    Restaurant Spending Returns to Pre-Pandemic Levels

    The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports average consumer expenditures increased in 2022, highlighted by a 12.7% climb in food purchases. From […]

    September 14, 2023
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    4th of July Food 3% Cheaper from 2022, Still 14% Higher than 2021

    Are you hosting an Independence Day cookout this holiday? A recent market report says families can expect to pay $67.73 on a […]

    July 3, 2023
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    Cash Cattle Market Climbs Post-Holiday

    The cattle market took quite the climb after Memorial Day weekend. Cattle in the north traded at $185 to $188 per cwt. […]

    June 6, 2023
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    Grocery Food Inflation Maintains 10% Hike

    A Bureau of Labor Statistics report on consumer prices released this week has grocery food inflation maintaining a 10% hike. However, the […]

    March 16, 2023
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    10% Food at Home Price Increase Not Stopping American Shoppers

    While food at home prices continue to climb, a recent survey found that most American’s have not changed their purchase habits. According […]

    April 19, 2022
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    Meat Production Expected to Decline in 2022, Consumer Consumption Follows Suit

    Despite increased broiler production, total meat numbers are expected to decrease in 2022, according to the latest forecasts from the Livestock Marketing […]

    April 6, 2022
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    Fresh Produce Inflation Rises to Double Digits

    Inflation is impacting every sector of the American economy, and the produce industry is no exception. Fresh produce prices are up across […]

    March 23, 2022
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    This Year’s Super Bowl Spread Comes with a Side of Inflation

    No matter who you’re rooting for this weekend, you’ll likely be paying more for Super Bowl snacks than you did last year. […]

    February 11, 2022
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    USDA Food Price Report Outlines 2021 Inflation, 2022 Projections

    Data from the latest USDA Food Price report showed a 6.3% increase in December food prices from 2020 to 2021. Restaurant prices […]

    January 26, 2022
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    Report Finds Farmers Earn 14.3 Cents of Every Dollar Americans Spend on Thanksgiving Essentials

    While most prices on grocery stores shelves this Thanksgiving will be a bit higher than last year, consumers are urged to remember […]

    November 24, 2021