Quit fretting over Twinkies that you can’t buy and the Thanksgiving groceries that you have to purchase.
Take a look at the crazy-high shelf price of a Georgia-grown staple – peanut butter.
Paying well over $3 per 18-ounce jar – more than a buck more than a year ago — made this choosy mother ask what was going on in peanut country a hundred miles south.
Big swings in peanut production are causing price increases — and future price cuts — for this pantry staple. And a closer look at the peanut’s powerful simplicity is quite inspiring.
In a nutshell, behind the high price of peanut butter is a story worth spreading.