FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Jul 30, 2014 01:21 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- For the second week in a row, average retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN slid lower, though the declines were slight.

For the fourth week of July 2014, all eight of the major fertilizers were lower compared to last month, though none were down by any consequence once again.

DAP had an average price of $585 per ton, MAP $617/ton, potash $483/ton, urea $527/ton, 10-34-0 $562/ton, anhydrous $683/ton, UAN28 $345/ton and UAN32 $394/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the average urea price was at $0.57/lb.N, anhydrous $0.42/lb.N, UAN28 $0.62/lb.N and UAN32 $0.62/lb.N.

While the ...

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