Food Prices Canada

This Brutal Winter Is Going To Cost You

CBC | Posted 03.03.2014 | Canada Business

Some vegetable prices could be higher at the grocery store this spring. Greenhouse growers in Ontario hope higher prices for their produce will offs...

Why Canadians Are Trimming Their Food Budgets

CBC | Posted 07.16.2013 | Canada Living

Canadian families are planning to cut back on the amount they spend at the grocery store in the face of rising food prices, a new report from one of C...

Prepare For A Food Price Spike

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Business

Food prices in Canada are set to spike next year in the wake of a massive drought in the U.S. Midwest, says a new study from the University of Guelph....

A Bad Harvest Season Means Higher Food Prices in Ontario

Ontario Association of Food Banks | Posted 10.30.2012 | Canada Impact
Ontario Association of Food Banks

The irregular weather conditions most of Ontario has been experiencing over the past few months have set the province up for a particularly challenging harvest season. Some of the farms we talked to were not even sure if they would be opening to the public this season because it has been such a hard year. So what does this mean for Ontario? As a result of this spring and summer's hectic weather, experts are expecting to see food prices rise by 4 per cent across Canada in 2013.

Your Grocery Bill Is About To Get Scary Says NDP

CP | Steve Rennie, The Canadian Press | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stand far enough away and the fields of Debra Pretty-Straathof's family farm appear green and lush.But a closer look reveals parched earth li...

Are Canadians Being Ripped Off At The Grocery Checkout?

CBC | Posted 07.11.2012 | Canada Business

Many customers are being overcharged when they buy some packaged foods in grocery stores, according to an inspector with the Canadian Foo...

Canada's Surprising Inflation Jump

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.21.2011 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's inflation rate jumped past three per cent last month, but with the economy's foundations in quick-sand, there is little prospect of ...