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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Apr 1, 2014 10:49 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- DAP and MAP led retail price increases for all fertilizers, according to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the fourth week of March. This marks the sixth straight week all fertilizers have been higher.

Both DAP and MAP were up 6% compared to the previous month. DAP had an average price of $573/ton while MAP is at $595/ton.

The remaining six fertilizers' prices were higher but the shift higher was fairly minor. Potash had an average price of $474/ton, urea $542/ton, 10-34-0 $514/ton, anhydrous $633/ton, UAN28 $349/ton and UAN32 $393/ton.

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