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Food Price Index 1990 to 2011 
JAN 18, 2011

Food costs have recently resurged beyond their 2007-2008 pre-economic crisis levels.

Prices are now at all time highs, worse yet, global economic growth has not rebounded. 

Food riots are becoming more commonplace.  Stagflation may become the economic buzz-word of 2011.

The chart's data is provided by the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO’s) food index: