Visited my local Kroger (burbs North of Columbus, Ohio) to do some shopping and checked in on the price of Limes---$1.49 each today (April, 18th, 2014). On April 1st they were $.99 each. That is a 51% increase in the span of less than 3 weeks.
|April 18th, 2014|
Weather and gang activity are to blame. Bet those two variables are not put together very often to describe the price of produce.
This was the price on 4/1/2014: