agriculture

Fertilizer prices are soaring – and that’s an opportunity to promote more sustainable ways of growing crops

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Farmers are coping with a fertilizer crisis brought on by soaring fossil fuel prices and industry consolidation. The price of synthetic fertilizer has more than doubled since 2021, causing great stress in farm country.