Soaring wheat prices increases aisle prices nationwide
Published 03/14/2008, Associated Press
The price of wheat has more than tripled during the past 10 months, making Americans’ daily bread — and bagels and pizza and pasta — feel a little like luxury items. And baked goods aren’t the only ones getting more expensive: Experts expect some 80 percent of grocery prices will spike too, and could remain steep for years.Word count: 921
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