It is time to speak turkey about the price of this yr’s potatoes and gravy.
Reply: $61.17, down 4.5% from final yr!
- Have you ever seen every other costs for gadgets leveling out or decreasing after the previous few years of excessive inflation?
- Assuming you might have $61 to spend, what meals gadgets would you add to this checklist for Thanksgiving dinner?
- Do on-line analysis to ensure you’re not spending greater than $61.
- What are you grateful for this Thanksgiving season?
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Behind the numbers (Reuters):
“With fuel costs and airfares falling it will likely be cheaper for Individuals to get to Grandma’s or wherever they rejoice Thanksgiving this yr, and after they arrive they will discover one other comfortable value shock: The turkey and sides will price lower than final yr.
The American Farm Bureau Federation’s annual survey of vacation meals costs out Wednesday reveals the complete unfold will run a celebration of 10 about 4.5% much less in 2023 than in 2022.
The bureau yearly will get a nationwide group of buyers to cost 11 elements wanted for the normal meal of turkey, stuffing, candy potatoes, rolls, peas, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie, a menu which may set off mealtime dissent in regards to the peas however, this yr at the least, not about the fee. Seven of the 11 elements noticed value declines over the yr, together with the centerpiece poultry down 5.6%, to $27.35 for a 16-pound fowl, as of the primary week of November in comparison with the yr earlier than.”
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