The New Zealand tomato wars still had nothing on the annual Tomatina festival in Bunol, Spain. An estimated 22,000 people threw 150 tons of fruit at the 2017 festival. Photo / Getty Images
Brace yourself, food prices are set to rise sharply.
Although, just to confuse things, we had news last week that the price of most basic foods has fallen in the past year.
I’ve been writing a lot about inflation lately because where it lands post-Covid seems to be the big economic debate of the age.