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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Jul 23, 2014 11:39 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- After several months of holding steady, retail fertilizer prices are moving lower, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the third week of July 2014. This is no surprise as retailers have reported lower prices should be on the horizon with lower commodity prices.

All eight of the major fertilizers slipped lower compared to last month, the first time the eight have been lower at the same time. While all fertilizer prices eased, none were down any significant amount.

DAP had an average price of $591/ton, MAP $618/ton, potash $482/ton, urea $535/ton, 10-34-0 $557/ton, anhydrous $684/ton, UAN28 ...

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