Senators Press USTR’s Tai to Develop Plans to Secure US Fertilizer Supplies


LINCOLN, Neb. (DTN) — As farmers continue to see some of the highest-ever fertilizer prices, a group of four U.S. senators is pressing U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai to develop a plan to secure supplies for U.S. producers going forward.

The senators sent a letter on Tuesday to call on Tai to secure current and new relationships with countries that produce and supply fertilizers to U.S. farmers.

The letter was from Sens. Roger Marshall, R-Kansas; Charles Grassley, R-Iowa; Joni Ernst, R-Iowa; and Deb Fischer, R-Neb.

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This story by DTN Staff Reporter Todd Neeley