Crawfish Tracker: Prices go down slightly this week in sync with temperatures across capital area
BATON ROUGE - Crawfish prices are lower than last week but after these extreme weather conditions, costs are expected to rise with supply on the decline.
The average cost of boiled crawfish in the capital area is around $6.07 per pound on average. Live crawfish will cost you around $3.74 per pound on average, according to the WBRZ Crawfish Price Index.
This is a slight price drop from last week with boiled crawfish going for about $6.10 on average.
Of the ten restaurants polled this week, Capital City Crawfish had the cheapest prices for boiled crawfish at $4.75 per pound and live crawfish at $3.75 per pound.
For WBRZ's full Crawfish Price Index, click here: https://www.wbrz.com/crawfish-price-index
Desktop NewsClick to open Continuous News in a sidebar that updates in real-time.
High schools being asked to play some football games on Thursdays due...
DOTD now says I-10 lane closures will last 14 months; previously said...
Overnight closures planned on I-10, I-110 in Baton Rouge this weekend
Officials trying to limit development in BR's flood-prone areas as neighborhoods continue...
Authorities keeping tabs on disgraced doctor who bonded out of jail after...
Fans' Choice Player of the Week 4: Central's Glen Cage
Plaquemine's Jayden Rogers leading the Green Devils through music
Southeastern knocks off #4 Incarnate Word on Eli Sawyer game winning touchdown...
McKinley High's homecoming football game canceled after bench-clearing brawl broke out between...
LSU Baseball team volunteers with Baton Rouge's Miracle League