Soaring food inflation has 72% of families with kids worried: Ipsos poll – National

Soaring food inflation has 72% of families with kids worried: Ipsos poll – National

The vast majority of Canadian households, especially those with children, are worried about feeding their families amid decades-high inflation, according to a new survey. Polling from Ipsos conducted exclusively for Global News earlier this month shows that 72 per cent of families with children are worried about putting food on the table after inflation hit … Read more

Nine surefire ways to save on your grocery bill (and still eat well)

Nine surefire ways to save on your grocery bill (and still eat well)

Food costs are out of control due to inflation. So, let’s cut to the chase and deal up nine ways you can save money and still eat well. Generic brands for all your staples The ingredients are basically the same, but the prices can be up to 30 per cent less. Pasta, canned goods, flour, … Read more

Food Prices In Canada Went Up In 2021 & These Grocery Items Got Way More Expensive

Food Prices In Canada Went Up In 2021 & These Grocery Items Got Way More Expensive

If you’ve noticed your grocery bill getting higher and higher, it’s probably because food prices in Canada have gone up over the last year as inflation hit a 30-year high. Statistics Canada released its annual review of the Consumer Price Index, which measures price changes of consumer goods and services, on January 19 and there … Read more

Vegetarian children’s nutrition and growth similar to meat eaters, study flags

Vegetarian children’s nutrition and growth similar to meat eaters, study flags

05 May 2022 — Children who followed vegetarian diets had similar growth and nutrition measures compared to those who eat meat, according to a Canadian study. However, vegetarian infants have two-fold higher odds of being underweight, which is an indicator of undernutrition. The study, carried out by the St. Michael’s Hospital of Unity Health of … Read more

Food Prices In Canada Set To ‘Go Up Significantly’ At Restaurants, Expert Says

Food Prices In Canada Set To ‘Go Up Significantly’ At Restaurants, Expert Says

With food prices in Canada on the rise, an expert revealed that you should also expect to be paying way more at restaurants soon. Sylvain Charlebois, a professor and director of the Agri-Food Analytics Lab at Dalhousie University, told Narcity that the country is experiencing “the highest hike” in the year-to-year prices of food right … Read more

Higher Food Prices In Canada Are Making Groceries More Expensive & Bacon Is So Pricey

Higher Food Prices In Canada Are Making Groceries More Expensive & Bacon Is So Pricey

If you’ve been to the grocery store lately and noticed higher food prices, you’re not the only one; data from the government and experts show that it’s getting more expensive to shop. Statistics Canada has released data for August 2021 about the monthly average retail prices for food and the percentage change of prices as … Read more

Rising food costs a ‘triple whammy’ for Harvest Manitoba – Winnipeg

Harvest Manitoba says an expected rise in food costs in the coming months will hit the food bank just when it’s needed most. A food price survey released last week shows that costs are expected to rise as much as seven percent in 2022, adding nearly $ 1,000 a year to the grocery bill for … Read more