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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Mar 18, 2014 04:23 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Average retail prices of all eight major fertilizers moved higher the second week of March, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. This marks the fourth straight week all fertilizers have been higher.

Leading the way higher once again were DAP and urea. DAP was 6% higher compared to a month previous while urea was 5% more expensive. DAP has an average price of $558 per ton and urea was at $533 per ton.

The remaining six fertilizers all had minor price moves higher. MAP had an average price of $577 per ton, potash $474/ton, 10-34-0 $515/ton, ...

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