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Water Shortage – Impact on Farm Input Suppliers’ Plans

January 28th, 2014 by Dan Block

There is the possibiblity of nearly 500,000 row crop acres not being planted in the San Jaoquin Valley of California this spring due to the drought there. Given that the demand for farm inputs such as irrigation supplies, seed, fertilizer, etc, is derived from planted acres, farm¬†input suppliers are adjusting their forecasts and expenditures for … + read more