Survey: Average cost of Thanksgiving dinner is down

The cost includes turkey, bread stuffing, sweet potatoes, rolls with butter, peas, cranberries, carrots, celery, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, coffee and milk for 10

WOODBURY - Experts revealed some good news for Americans planning their Thanksgiving menu.

The average cost for the feast went down 44 cents to $49.04.

The cost includes turkey, bread stuffing, sweet potatoes, rolls with butter, peas, cranberries, carrots, celery, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, coffee and milk for 10 people.

The numbers are according to the annual American Farm Bureau Federation's informal survey.  

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