Grocery Store Prices Rising

By Joe Gullo

Published 04/14 2014 03:28PM

Updated 04/14 2014 03:29PM

Hitting the grocery store is getting more costly.

Beef prices are at their highest level in two decades. The cost of ground beef has hit $3.55 a pound, according to February government readings. That's up 56% since 2010. 

The cost of other staples, such as milk, butter, eggs, fruit and vegetables are also climbing.

With a severe drought ravaging farms across most of California, experts say prices are at risk of going significantly higher.

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