While trade is not a headline of the Biden Administration in the first 100 days, it’s not stopping Katherine Tai from making her voice heard. Tai is now waiting full confirmation vote to put her ideas to work.
The latest drought monitor shows a dramatic shift. A year ago, 100% of the state was drought free. And today, 100% of North Dakota is seeing some level of drought; a concern for farmers who fear drought will linger.
Corn, soybeans and wheat experienced double-digit price gains on Tuesday, a product of the 2021 bull market. And as prices continue to see the extreme price moves, some think the bull market could last beyond this year.
The fertilizer price sticker shock is also happening with nitrogen. Ken?Ferrie says nitrogen prices were already moving higher, but the Texas freeze didn't help, as it put a further strain on production.?
As NCGA sets priorities for the upcoming year during virtual Commodity Classic this week, it's clear climate will be at the top of the list. NCGA CEO says climate will be the group's biggest opportunity and challenge.