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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Sep 24, 2013 11:08 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The price slide continues. Retail fertilizer prices are still marching lower, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the third week of September.

All eight of the major fertilizers averaged lower prices from the third week of August and all eight also moved down significantly. Prices for most fertilizers began to budge in June.

UAN32 tumbled 10% compared to last month while potash, urea, 10-34-0 and UAN28 dropped 9%. UAN32 had average price of $372 per ton, potash $506/ton, urea $452/ton, 10-34-0 $533/ton and UAN28 $330/ton.

The remaining three fertilizers were all down 5% compared to last ...

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