FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jan 21, 2014 10:34 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Average retail fertilizer prices are mixed the second week of January 2014 with five fertilizers lower and three fertilizers higher compared to last month, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. Retailers have reported in recent weeks there are some signs prices could begin to climb higher after many months of moving lower.

Leading the way to the low side is MAP. The phosphate fertilizer was 5% lower compared to the second week of December and had an average price of $520 per ton.

Also lower were DAP, potash, 10-34-0 and anhydrous, although none were down significantly. ...

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