Soaring egg prices prompt demands for price-gouging probe

OMAHA, Neb. -- With egg prices more than doubling in the past year, calls are coming for an investigation into possible price gouging.
U.S. Sen. Jack Reed sent a letter Tuesday asking for the Federal Trade Commission to investigate whether egg prices have been improperly manipulated by producers. A farmer-led advocacy group called Farm Action made a similar request last week…

This story appeared on, 2023-01-24.
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