Tag Archives: Price

Ode to the Meal Delivery Kit

By Erin Wyatt A Recent ASU Nutrition Student   As a new mom, sometimes feeding myself a proper meal is low on my list of priorities. And forget about being able to plan a delicious and healthy dinner for myself … Continue reading

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7 Tips for Tightening Up Your Holiday Spending

If there is one thing nobody loves about the holiday season, it is the cost.  If you are like many families, your household may still be coming back from the hard hits of the recession.  Don’t let the cost of … Continue reading

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Then and Now: Food Prices Over the Past 100 Years

There is no question that things have changed more in the last 100 years than they did in any other 100 year span in history.  From the atom bomb to the smart phone and the moon landing to the color … Continue reading

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What Factors Impact Food Prices? Part 2

In the first part of this series, we talked about how production and weather impact the price of our food. Now, let’s look at another of the factors that we don’t hear about as much but that can actually have a more substantial impact on how much it will cost to fill our plates.

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Food Prices Increase Slightly in the Second Quarter of 2012

This quarter’s Stretch Your Dollar menu and recipes are available on fillyourplate.org Arizona retail food prices at the supermarket slightly increased in the second quarter of 2012, according to the latest Arizona Farm Bureau Federation Marketbasket Survey. The informal survey … Continue reading

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