Farmer's Share of Retail Food Dollar
Did you know that farmers and ranchers receive
consumers spend on food at home and away from home?
retailing account for 80 cents of every food dollar
I just wanted everyone to recognize the fact that the farmer’s share of the retail food dollar is not responsible for your lighter wallets at the checkout!! Would love to hear from you .....let me know if you realized how little the farmer actually received!!
Farmer’s share derived from USDA, NASS ”Agricultural Prices,” 2008.
Retail based on Safeway (SE) brand except where noted.
Labels: Family and Farm livin'