The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward Consumer Price Index, or CPI, of 6.8% and a national CPI of 9.1%. Since June 2021, the BLS has reported a 13.8 percent increase in the price of food at home and a nearly 50% increase in motor fuel prices. Acme Bread Company said its business saw cost increases of “almost $100,000 per month” due to the pandemic and a poor 2021 wheat harvest. The city of Berkeley declined to comment on inflation and instead referred The Daily Californian to federal agencies. “I’d like to see them do stuff in terms of raising the minimum wage more than I’m concerned about food costing a dollar more . . .