The head of the nation’s largest ag cooperative is encouraging farmers to prepare for propane shortages this fall.
CHS CEO Jay Debertin tells Brownfield the foreign export market for propane has grown by leaps and bounds.
“Now, CHS doesn’t export propane, we consume it here. But it is impacting the market, so I think supply planning for propane is going to be really, really key.”
He says farmers can’t afford to wait until they know with certainty what propane drying needs are going to be at harvest.