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Sam Polzin

Sam Polzin

Sam Polzin is a food and agriculture survey scientist at Purdue University.

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Inflation hasn’t increased US food insecurity overall, according to new tracker

By: and - January 25, 2023

Grocery prices soared by 11.8 percent in 2022 – the swiftest pace since the early 1980s. Rapid inflation is, naturally, leading to concerns that it’s getting harder for Americans to put food on the table. Indeed, Feeding America, a nonprofit that supports and connects roughly 60,000 food banks and pantries nationwide, has said that at […]