Good crop yields, prices shield farmers from costlier fertiliser

06 December 2020 - 05:00 By JANE STEINACKER

Stronger commodity prices and higher yields will cushion the impact of increased fertiliser prices this season that some farmers have incurred.

The volatile rand, a rise in oil prices and disruption in the supply chain due to lockdown have seen an increase in the price of fertilisers for farmers who waited before placing their orders...

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