FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jan 14, 2014 01:20 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Average prices of most fertilizers continue to be relatively steady while MAP continues to shift lower, according to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the first week of 2014. However, retailers report there are signs prices could be set to move higher.

Five of the eight major fertilizer prices slipped compared to last month. MAP was the only fertilizer with a significant adjustment. MAP was 7% lower compared to a month earlier and had an average price of $513 per ton.

Four other fertilizers had fairly minor prices reductions. DAP averaged $493 per ton, potash was ...

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