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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Feb 26, 2014 01:45 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Average retail fertilizer prices continued to climb the third week of February 2014, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. For the first time during this run to the high side, all eight of the major fertilizers had higher prices compared to a month earlier.

Once again leading the way higher was urea. The nitrogen fertilizer was 6% higher compared to a month previous and now has an average price of $519 per ton.

The other fertilizer with a notable price change to the high side was DAP. The phosphorus fertilizer was up 5% from last month ...

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