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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Apr 30, 2014 07:21 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue to show strength the fourth week of April 2014 as corn planting starts across most of the Corn Belt, according to fertilizer retailers tracked by DTN. This marks the 10th-consecutive week all retail fertilizers' prices were higher.

The average price of only one fertilizer was up with any significance. Anhydrous was up 9% compared to a month earlier. The nitrogen fertilizer had an average price of $692 per ton.

The remaining seven fertilizers were higher compared to a month earlier, but the move to the high side was fairly minor. DAP had an ...

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