Food Price Changes: May 2007 – May 2008

We all have heard that food prices have been increasing.  The Cattle Network has put together a schedule that lists the average price on various food items in May 2007 and the price for the same item in May 2008.

Here’s a few highlites:

Pruduct             07       08      change
Wheat            $4.88      $8.80    80.33%
Milk               $3.259   $3.760  15.37%
Celery            $18.30   $37.70   106.01%
Cucumbers    $28.50    $17.50   -38.60%
Lettuce           $13.60    $16.80   23.53%
Onions            $24.20    $31.70  30.99%

for more information, and the rest of their charge, visit http://www.cattlenetwork.com/Content.asp?ContentID=230814

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3 thoughts on “Food Price Changes: May 2007 – May 2008

  1. Interesting. I’d like to see this with 2005 and 2006 on there, too. Be interesting to see the corilation between the Dems getting control of Congress and the pricing changes.

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