If you have been to the grocery store lately and noticed an increase in prices, you are not alone.  The Alabama Farmers Federation has released in most recent survey on food prices in Alabama.  The result: an increase of $0.42 from June 2011 for 20 of the most basic grocery items.  The full survey can be read here.  The survey did show that prices for tomatoes and lettuce declined, however, $0.19 and $0.18 respectively.