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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Dec 26, 2012 03:07 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue to remain stable the third week of December, according to data tracked by DTN. This week marks the seventh in a row prices have remained at fairly constant levels.

Six of the eight major fertilizer prices slipped compared to last month, but these moves to the low side were slight. DAP had average price of $637 per ton, MAP $672/ton, potash $607/ton, urea $573/ton, 10-34-0 $604/ton and UAN28 $372/ton.

The remaining two fertilizers were higher compared to the third week of November, but again the move higher was fairly irrelevant. Anhydrous had an ...

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