What's causing the price of eggs to skyrocket nationwide
What's causing the price of eggs to skyrocket nationwide PBS NewsHour America's Egg Shortage Is About to Get a Whole Lot Worse Newsweek Why do eggs cost so much: inflation, bird flu, or price gouging? WXXI News Increasing egg prices continue affecting restaurants wpde.com Egg Price Relief Expected…#pbsnewshouramerica (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

America's egg shortage is about to get a whole lot worse
The largest global bird flu outbreak in recorded history has combined with increased costs of fuel, feed and packaging to create a national egg shortage that's about to become worse. Eggs are a staple that, for decades, have easily (and relatively cheaply) been purchased from grocery stores and…#easter #bozrah #connecticut #hillandalefarms (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 31, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US egg prices boil over as avian flu and feed costs hit supplies
Other charts of the week: China’s trade with Russia, US non-aligned voters, art auctions, working from home and the yen (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 29, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From an Ebola-like disease in Croatia to bird flu in Egypt: Biggest disease threats REVEALED
The UK Health Security Agency updated its list of deadly disease this week, which monitors the pathogenic threats that could theoretically sweep the world if given the opportunity. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pandemic fears surge in wake of ‘incredibly concerning’ bird flu outbreak at mink farm
Health experts fear the captive mammals - concentrated together in a way that facilitates the kind of spread that wouldn't happen in nature - could allow the virus to adapt to mammals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

As egg prices soar, some Michiganders decide to raise their own chickens
IONIA — Alex Courts noticed the price of eggs starting to rise last fall. Courts, the general manager of Ken’s Farm Market in Ionia, wasn't alarmed at the time — but that changed. “Once (prices) get to a certain point, which is really the highest we’ve ever seen — sometime in the mid-to-late fall…#ionia #alexcourts #courts #kensfarmmarket #usbureauoflabor #nancybarr #michigan #avian #kenfarmmarket #michiganders (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Top virologist fear new 'worrisome' bird flu pandemic - symptoms of infection in humans
An outbreak of bird flu has top virologists concerned about "potential public health implications". (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - January 23, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Eggs from Mexico — banned for more than a decade in the US because of avian flu danger
US-Mexico border Getty Images Americans are finding creative ways to obtain cheaper eggs, as prices soar There has been a 108% increase in egg seizures over recent months, according to Border Report Smugglers can face up to $10,000 in fines for undeclared commercial transports, officials said…#mexico #usda #sandiegofieldoffice #sandiego #jenniferdela #avian #alexbitter #borderreport #charlespayne #payne (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

US farm group calls for probe of high egg prices
Consumers' wallets have been impacted by skyrocketing inflation in the U.S. this past year. The latest concern is eggs, the price of which was up 138% in December from a year prior, to $4.25 a dozen, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. A farm group is calling on the Federal Trade…#ftc #farmaction #linakhan #calmainefoods #calmaine #usda #avian #baselmusharbash #americaneggboard (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Is Inflation Created By Corporate Greed? Evidence From The Current Egg-Flation Episode
“…[we] call for FTC to investigate record-high egg prices…price gouging, price coordination, and other foul play on the part of dominant egg producers…a collusive scheme to turn inflationary conditions and an avian flu outbreak into an opportunity to extract egregious profit…” – From a petition by…#ftc #colorado #usda #uppermidwest #iowa #minnesota #nebraska #wisconsin #southdakota #westvirginia (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

High egg prices should be investigated, U.S. farm group says
should examine high egg prices for signs of price gouging from top egg companies, a farm group said, as Americans continue to pay more than ever for the household staple. U.S. regulators, farmers, and industry have often argued in recent years about the power of top agriculture firms to set prices…#ftc #usda #avian #farmaction #linakhan #calmainefoods #baselmusharbash #calmaine #americaneggboard #billberkrot (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egg shortage sends New Zealanders rushing to buy their own hens
Eggs have soared in cost around the world over the past year as avian flu decimated chicken flocks and fallout from Russia’s war with Ukraine raised the prices of energy and animal feed. In the United States, egg prices have far surpassed the increase in other grocery items, soaring nearly 60% in…#avian #ukraine #newzealand #trademe #milliesilvester #ronvantil #christchurch #vantil #gabbyclezy #clezy (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 21, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New bird flu pandemic fears as top virologists sound alarm over 'worrisome' spread
Top virologists from across the world have sounded the alarm after tests confirmed the H5N1 bird flu strain was spreading between mammals at a farm in Spain. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 20, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Wholesale inflation in US slowed further in December to 6.2% - The Associated Press
Wholesale inflation in US slowed further in December to 6.2% File - Auto parts are displayed on a shelf at a car repair shop, Wednesday, July 13, 2022, in Collingdale, Pa. On Wednesday, the Labor Department releases the Producer Price Index for December. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum, File) File - Auto…#ianshepherdson #avian #collingdale #federalreserves #apphotomattslocum #labordepartment #federalreserve (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 19, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egg prices skyrocket across the country
FOX Business correspondent Lydia Hu has the latest on the impact of the avian bird flu on 'America's Newsroom.'#lydiahu #newsroom (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 17, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news