The U.S. has requested a Dispute Settlement Panel against China over $100 billion in excess subsidies for corn, rice and wheat.
Officials have forced natural gas-powered fertilizer plants to shut in areas like Sichuan and Yunnan to conserve the fuel for home-heating in the north, where demand is outpacing supply. That’s boosting prices of nitrogen-rich urea, which is spread on fields to boost soil productivity, after output was already cut by[…]Read More »
The European Union is suspending a review of the Dow-Dupont merger, saying more information is needed about the deal and how it would impact agricultural competition in Europe. View the video hereRead More »