FOOD PRICES TRACK ECONOMY'S LOW INFLATION

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- Supermarket food prices during the first six months of the year continued to mirror the rest of the economy by showing only moderate signs of inflation.e Index. For June alone, supermarket food prices increased 0.2% against May, as all retail prices rose 0.1%.Agriculture Department food economist Annette Clauson said food prices are in line with agency forecasts of supermarket

WASHINGTON (FNS) -- Supermarket food prices during the first six months of the year continued to mirror the rest of the economy by showing only moderate signs of inflation.

e Index. For June alone, supermarket food prices increased 0.2% against May, as all retail prices rose 0.1%.

Agriculture Department food economist Annette Clauson said food prices are in line with agency forecasts of supermarket prices increasing this year by 2.8%.

"We're not seeing much of any kind

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