Thanksgiving Pecan Pie Could Cost You a Pretty Penny
by Deirdre Blake
posted Nov 11 2013 7:48AM
You might think this is nuts, but that's what's going to cost you more if you wait until Thanksgiving to buy the pecan pie ingredients.
Non-industry insiders predict the price of pecans will go sky high this holiday season. How high you ask? Forbes reports several dollars per pound. And what's to blame? The growing Chinese demand and lower American pecan production.