Consumer Corner: Letters




U.S. Meat Market Performance During the COVID-19 Era

U.S. Meat Market Performance During the COVID-19 Era [field date] | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics U.S. meat markets got quite the spotlight during the pandemic-era. A...



What was on the Chopping Block for Easter 2022?

What was on the Chopping Block for Easter 2022? [field date] | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Way back in 2014 we first reported on holiday meat choices, focusing on the...



Did You Know that Flour is Raw?

Did You Know that Flour is Raw? April 18, 2022 | Letters Jinho Jung, Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics Our previous Consumer Corner article, #Food Safety in Online Media Space, exploited online and social media...






Are You For or Against Online Grocery Shopping?

Are You For or Against Online Grocery Shopping? [field date] | Letters Authors: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics, and Dr. Courtney Bir, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State...



Everything is Online, Even Your Groceries

Everything is Online, Even Your Groceries [field date] | Letters Authors: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics, and Dr. Courtney Bir, Department of Agricultural Economics, Oklahoma State University ...



No

No March 14, 2022 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics No. That’s it. That’s the whole title. Offended? Potentially you are. We are not often feeling too gracious or kind when we...



Baby, It’s Cold Outside

Baby, It’s Cold Outside February 28, 2022 | Letters Author: Nicole Olynk Widmar, Associate Head and Professor, Purdue University, Department of Agricultural Economics  Now, that’s a jazzy title, huh? Turns out that it really is attention-grabbing beyond the song...



Who’s in Charge Here, Anyway?

Who’s in Charge Here, Anyway? February 21, 2022 | Letters Author: Dr. Jeffrey S. Young, Assistant Professor, Agribusiness Economics, Murray State University And we’re back! We’ve been having a lot of fun with this survey, and I sure hope you’ve had fun learning along...