Fuel-price increase hitting farmers
Last updated 4/5/2022 at 1:45pm
RIZVILLE – “We’re north of a dollar more in diesel than where we were before the invasion,” Sen. Mark Schoesler began in a recent interview.
Schoesler, a farmer himself, represents the 9th Legislative District, including Adams, Whitman and Franklin counties.
His comments came during an interview on the impact of the Russia-Ukraine war on diesel fuel and farming.
Fuel prices continue to rise leaving farmers forced to save and to hope for prices to drop, he said.
“I still consider myself a farmer first and a senator second,” Schoesler said. “There are several things I have obse...