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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Dec 31, 2013 12:38 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- For the second week in a row, MAP is continuing to push lower while remaining fertilizer prices are holding steady, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the fourth week of December.

Seven of the eight major fertilizers notched lower prices compared to last month. MAP was the only with a noteworthy change and was 6% lower compared to the fourth week of November. The phosphorus fertilizer averaged $526 per ton.

Six fertilizers showed fairly minor price decreases. DAP had an average price of $496 per ton, potash $478/ton, 10-34-0 was at $508/ton, anhydrous $625/ton, UAN28 $317/ton ...

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