Get Ready for $1 Per Egg: USDA Forecast Predicts Highest Food Inflation Since 1980
The price of eggs increased 10.3% in April.
The UDSA predicts an increase between 19.5% and 20.5% year over year in 2022. That could mean $1.00 an egg. Poultry prices will rise as much as 9.5%.
The current projections are the highest increases since the last year of the Carter administration.
All of the crises the Biden administration created are converging and could cause food insecurity for the first time in the living memories of many Americans.