President Donald Trump laid out several punitive measures against China on Friday, which includes eliminating special status for the semi-autonomous region of Hong Kong. The U.S. has treated Hong Kong separately from mainland China. The U.S. exports about $4 billion in agricultural commodities to Hong Kong.
The season's rapid planting pace belies a spate of rain and flooding in
the eastern half of the country, as well as deepening drought in the West.
BDTN Field Roundup
This week DTN View From the Cab farmers discuss current crop conditions,
staying safe and what's for lunch.
BView From the Cab
Although nationwide data makes it look as if row crop planting has been a
breeze in the spring of 2020, there are localized spots where challenges have
been insurmountable and are likely to result in outright acreage loss.
Prices for six major fertilizers declined from last month with anhydrous
and urea posting the largest price moves.
4^DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
The Food and Drug Administration has drawn back on recent restrictions
placed on ethanol plants producing hand sanitizer.
FDA Pulls Back on Sanitizer Restriction
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