Ad-Express and Daily Iowegian, Centerville, IA

April 10, 2014

What do you think about food prices?

By Michael Schaffer Managing Editor
The Daily Iowegian

---- — The Daily Iowegian will publish an Editorial Question of the Week on the Opinion page.

The Iowegian wants readers to think about food prices. Are you paying more than you were last year for certain food items? According to a survey by the American Farm Bureau Federation, “the cost of 16 food items” increased by 3.5 over 2013, as reported by the Des Moines Register.

So, the question of the week is, “Are you feeling the food price increase pinch?”

Go to the Daily Iowegian website,, and scroll down the home page to POLL on the right hand side and cast your vote. Or call the Iowegian office at (641) 856-6336 or email the editor at to cast a vote.

Vote on the Question of the Week up until Wednesday, April 16 at 12 p.m. The results will be published in the Thursday, April 17 paper along with a new question.

Here are the results from the last poll question: “Is something illegal going on with the settlement agreements?”

A. Yes received 67 votes.

B. No received 24 votes.

C. Not sure received 12 votes.