How is the White House addressing increasing fuel and energy prices for farmers?

Rising inflation is taking a toll on consumers across the U.S. including farmers, especially when it comes to fuel and energy prices.

Tony St. James with All Ag All Day addressed this issue with the Special Envoy of International Energy Affairs, Amos Hochstein.

Further down the road, Hochstein wants to work towards having enough oil and gas production to sustain economic growth in the United States and around the world and not be so dependent.


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Inflation and fuel prices continue to rise, adding the pressure on producers

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Congress has already approved more than $11 million for design work and $45 million for the first phase of construction, which is set to begin next month.
Ongoing dryness is taking its toll on corn crop production in Mexico and South Africa, two other top global corn producers, as U.S. corn producers see some relief.
The inflation rate seems to be dropping faster here in the United States than in Canada, but according to the chief economist with one of Canada’s largest banks, looks can be deceiving.
High input costs are standing in the way of farmers intending to shift to more sustainable practices, according to research by McKinsey and Company.