This Monday, Luis Mayol, the Minister of Agriculture gave this Monday A list of horticultural and meat prices which are convenient alternatives for this christmas.
The authority emphasized that `since Odepa (Department of Agriculture) you can see chicken and pork meat are the cheapest of the market for this parties, and in red meats highlights the abastero`.
The authority called to `Quote before shopping and eat fresh vegetables and seasonal fruits`.
Since the study, developed by Odepa, this last week, chicken meat presents a minimum price, similar in all Santiago`s supermarkets, reaching a CLP 1.690 per kilo. Also, pig meat presents a minimum price of CLP 2.190 per kilo Santiago North supermarkets.
On the other hand, red meats highlights the asado carnicerowith a minimum price of CLP 3.690 in West and North supermarkets.
In salads, it is observed that in the market, the minimum price is CLP 60 per onion, CLP 350 per tomatoes kilo, CLP 700 per beans kilo.
The Minister said that ´since the information provided by Odepa, a great dessert option for this Christmas is fresh and seasonal fruits such as melons, cherries and strawberries´.
A mínimum price per kilo is observed in cherries (CLP 800) in produce markets north areas, a minimum price in of CLP $ 600 kilo of strawberries in fairs from western sector, and the unity of honeydew in CLP $ 500 fairs of the western sector.