Lower Gas Prices Saving Consumers Money at the Grocery StoreLower transportation costs from farm field to grocery store shelf means we're paying less for food.
Rising Food Prices Worry Local Charity"We are hearing, sometime this fall, that meat prices are going to go up. Estimates are anywhere from five to seven percent."
Corn Crop Flat, Food Prices Remain HighHigher corn prices have pushed overall food inflation up this year. Corn is an ingredient in everything from animal feed to cereal to soft drinks.
Big Corn Crop Equals Lower Food PricesThe U.S. Agriculture Department said Thursday that the size of this year's corn crop will be 92.3 million acres.