Vegetable price rises from floods and inflation leads to Riverina health concerns

Rex Martinich
By Rex Martinich
Updated May 2 2022 - 10:07am, first published 10:05am
BUDGET: Wagga Fruit Supply director Steve Papasidero says shoppers can keep to their food budgets by substituting out flood-affected types of vegetables for locally grown produce. Picture: Madeline Begley

The soaring cost of some types of vegetables in the Riverina has led to concerns that some shoppers might abandon their recommended intake for less healthy fare.

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Rex Martinich

Rex Martinich

Journalist

Journalist for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga Wagga covering politics and data. Mobile: 0437 853 137 Email: rex.martinich@dailyadvertiser.com.au

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