FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Aug 5, 2014 01:51 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continued to slide lower the last week of July 2014, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN.

For the third week in a row, prices for all eight major fertilizers slipped. Only one was down with any significance: UAN32 dropped 6% compared to a month earlier. The nitrogen fertilizer's average price was $379 per ton.

The remaining seven fertilizers were just slightly lower. DAP had an average price of $587/ton, MAP $610/ton, potash $476/ton, urea $519/ton, 10-34-0 $542/ton, anhydrous $671/ton and UAN28 $338/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the average urea ...

Quick View
Related News Stories
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Fertilizer Project On
Ag Drones Under Scrutiny
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Brazil Fertilizer Production Stagnant
N and Soybeans