Food Cheap Posted by jfleck on 19 February 2009, 11:37 pm The global price of food is down 27 percent from a year ago, says the Economist. I’d link, but I’m typing this on my iPod. Related posts: Food Hits Bottom? Food Prices Rise Food Jumps Again Food Price Slide Finally Stops? Food Prices Remain Stable Related posts brought to you by Yet Another Related Posts Plugin.