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Blake Hurst: Inflation Isn’t 'Transitory’ on My Farm

Tarkio, Mo. My shipment of flowerpots is floating in the Pacific, and my fertilizer costs could triple this year. In 45 years of raising corn, soybeans and flowers I’ve never seen anything like this. Inflation may be transitory, but so is lung cancer. “Why haven’t you signed the release?” asked one of my suppliers in a rather plaintive email.

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Posted: December 8, 2021 Wednesday 12:33 PM