CROPS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue May 13, 2014 11:20 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue to show strength with corn planting in some areas at full stride, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the first week of May 2014. This marks the twelfth consecutive week all retail fertilizer prices were higher.

Only one fertilizer was up a significant amount. 10-34-0 was up 7% compared to a month earlier as corn planting continues to ramp up. The starter fertilizer had an average price of $551/ton.

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

Quick View
  • Xtend Moves Forward USDA has issued its final environmental impact statement recommending full deregulation of Monsan...
  • Land Market What could the next year hold for land values?
  • No Agreement on Tax Extenders White House spokesman Josh Earnest on Monday said in his daily briefing that the White House woul...
  • Senior Partners - 4 At-your-service consultants help you walk through estate planning from start to finish.
  • Dow's Gutsy Decision Dow's decision to launch Enlist offers some hand-selected growers a chance to test drive new tech...
  • Congress Reaches Funding Deal The overall Agriculture Department and related agencies bill would cost $20.5 billion for fiscal ...
  • Need To Bee Accurate A news story had the wires buzzing Tuesday afternoon after a report that EPA was set to restrict ...
  • Kub's Den The Dakotas lost more than $130 million in grain revenue during the 2013-14 marketing year compar...
  • Ask the Vet What can I do to improve udder quality in my herd?
Related News Stories
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 4
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 3
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 2
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 1
Root of the Problem