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News  – Food Prices 4 new results for food prices
Agriculture Secretary: Drought Won’t Affect Food Prices This Year
ABC News (blog)
Food prices may go up next year, but for now the severe drought conditions should not have an immediate effect on prices at the grocery store according to Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack. “The prices and the impact of a drought will probably not 

Bad monsoon need not aggravate inflation
Hindu Business Line
A bad monsoon often leads to a fall in the output of key agricultural crops and results in higher food prices. But food prices are only one part of the inflation equation. If its other components such as fuel or manufactured product prices remain soft 


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The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa, Rex Troute column [The Hawk Eye, Burlington 
Insurance News Net (press release)
The disaster means short crops, tall commodity prices and certain-to-rise food prices. It also means crop and revenue insurance payments of “ginormous proportions,” suggested Bruce Babcock , an economist at Iowa State University . How big is ginormous?

World agricultural commodity prices likely to remain high
Hindu Business Line
Although global agricultural commodity prices have come off recent peaks, food priceinflation remains a concern in developing countries; and over the next ten years, agricultural prices are expected to remain on a higher plateau even as energy price 


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