On today’s show, Tom Hanson explained how the drought that’s affecting much of the country is probably having an impact on your grocery bill. Lack of rain in Texas and Oklahoma, two states where much of the country’s cattle are raised, means higher dairy and beef prices.
In California, fruit and vegetable farmers are having a hard time keeping their crops healthy too. And less food for sale means the food that’s available is expensive.
Have you noticed the higher prices at the check out line or at restaurants like Chipotle? Vote in the poll and then leave a comment telling us about your experience.