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** FILE ** Cotton grows in a field near Keo, Ark., in October 2008 before being harvested. Prices for commodities such cotton, oil, corn and wheat have soared in recent months, squeezing profit margins at many companies and forcing others to pass on the higher costs to retailers. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)
Photo by: Danny Johnston
** FILE ** Cotton grows in a field near Keo, Ark., in October 2008 before being harvested. Prices for commodities such cotton, oil, corn and wheat have soared in recent months, squeezing profit margins at many companies and forcing others to pass on the higher costs to retailers. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

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