U.S. farmers face supply shortages, higher costs after Hurricane Ida

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Bayer's glyphosate manufacturing plant in Louisiana remains shut after Hurricane Ida slammed the Gulf Coast in late August.
More recently, fertilizer producer CF Industries Holdings Inc. halted operations at two United Kingdom manufacturing complexes, citing high costs for natural gas feedstock, a key raw material used in nitrogen fertilizers.

Canada's largest potash producer Nutrien Ltd. is sold out in North America through at least the third quarter, and global stocks for potash are tight for the rest of the year, said Ken Seitz, executive…
P.J. Huffstutter and Mark Weinraub Reuters
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