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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Aug 13, 2013 02:20 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continued their free-fall this week, according to DTN's most recent nationwide survey. Like last week, more than half of the eight major fertilizers registered substantial price drops.

Once again the nitrogen fertilizers lost the most. Anhydrous was down 11% compared to first week of July and had an average price of $700/ton. Urea declined 7% from last month and had an average price of $499/ton.

The rapid drop in nitrogen prices has been all within the last month. Anhydrous lost over $100/ton in this time. While a considerable adjustment, it is not the largest ...

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