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Ukraine crisis may be felt by Illinois agricultural growers | local business

BLOOMINGTON – Illinois farmers could soon experience market disruption from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, but it’s unclear how long and how significant the impact could be. Kreg Ruhl, an area manager at Bloomington-based agricultural cooperative Growmark, said American farmers were paying “the highest prices in fertilizer history” even before the invasion. Fertilizer prices have doubled… Read More »