CROPS NEWS
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Ken Johnson DTN Fertilizer Columnist
Mon Nov 25, 2013 11:30 AM CST

AMMONIA

World ammonia prices moved lower through November as Yuzhnyy prices dropped from $415 to $425 mton early to $385 to $395 late. Imported ammonia contract prices into Tampa dropped from $480 mton in November to $450 for December. World DAP prices remain soft at best, which is keeping a lid on new demand for ammonia. While the U.S. corn plowdown market has been strong, fall direct ag application demand is clearly past its peak. For the short term, we expect world ammonia prices to run flat to lower. Domestic ammonia prices traded flat at $550 to $560 through the ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Parallels to 1997
Co-op Backtracks on N Plant