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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Apr 22, 2014 10:43 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the third week of April 2014 continue to march higher. This marks the ninth consecutive week all retail fertilizers' prices advanced and may be a sign of delivery bottlenecks in some parts of the country.

Anhydrous alone jumped 11% compared to a month earlier in DTN's latest survey. The nitrogen fertilizer had a national average retail price of $685 per ton.

The phosphorus fertilizers were also higher once again. MAP prices were up 10% compared to a month earlier while DAP was up 8%. MAP had an average price of ...

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