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Wet weather wreaks havoc on Louisiana crops, forcing officials to seek federal help

Por: The Advocate Business September 17, 2022

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Last winter, Tensas Parish farmer about this year's harvest. Commodity prices were up, and his 3,500 acres of soybeans, cotton and corn appeared set for a banner year.This thing was set up back in January for a farmer to have the best year ever with the prices, he said. But soon after, prices for fertilizer, fuel and other to unprecedented levels. A long, dry summer meant some plants didn't grow as well as they could have. And then,... + full article



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