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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue May 6, 2014 02:45 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the last week of April 2014 show prices are still edging higher. This marks the 11th-consecutive week all retail fertilizers' prices advanced, although the percentage gains seem to be moderating. DTN readers are also reporting on-going fertilizer delivery bottlenecks in a handful of states.

Only one fertilizer was up a significant amount. Anhydrous prices jumped 5% compared to a month earlier. The nitrogen fertilizer had a national average price of $695/ton.

The remaining seven fertilizers were higher compared to a month earlier but the move to the high side was ...

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