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Commentary: Fertilizer Prices Are Soaring – It’s an Opportunity to Promote More Sustainable Ways of Growing Crops

This story was originally published by The Conversation. Farmers are coping with a fertilizer crisis brought on by soaring fossil fuel prices and industry consolidation. This crunch is particularly tough on those who grow corn, which accounts for half of U.S. nitrogen fertilizer use. The National Corn Growers Association predicts that its members will spend 80% more in […]