VIDEO: Grocery Bills to Jump in 2019: Report

Eating healthy is going to cost more in 2019.

According to researchers at the University of Guelph and Dalhousie University, food prices are expected to rise between 1.5% and 3.5% and the price of vegetables will jump 6%.

It works out to an extra $400 a year for the average family.

Researchers say lettuce and tomatoes will see the biggest increase.

On the other hand, the price of meat and seafood will fall.

 

— With files from The Canadian Press