Why is our food so expensive?

Answer Because the price of fuel went up. When fuel goes up, it costs more to ship. Therefore, the costs are passed down to us. Now isn't that just special?

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Why is Junk food the cheapest food, and healthy food is expensive?

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Why is health food more expensive than fast food?

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Is food in NYC expensive?

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