DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Oct 2, 2013 08:05 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue their historic move lower, according to prices tracked by DTN for the fourth week of September.

All eight of the major fertilizers registered lower prices from the fourth week of August and all eight also moved down significantly.

UAN32 sank 10% compared to last month while potash, urea and UAN28 were all down 9%. UAN32 had average price of $369 per ton, potash $500 per ton, urea $444 per ton and UAN28 $325 per ton.

The remaining four fertilizers were all down 5% compared to last month. DAP had an average price of ...

Quick View
  • Is Your Burndown Working? A cool, wet spring and the spread of herbicide-resistant weeds mean farmers should take the extra...
  • Gains on Covers It took Jerry Doan several years and a lot of trials, but the North Dakota beef producer has lear...
  • Side-by-Sides and Cool Helmets Side-by-side manufactures continue to roll out new machines and machine updates. Here are two more.
  • Stress Test for Borrowers Farm finances rate an "A" now, but economists debate if that's good enough to handle a major corr...
  • Senators Question EPA A group of U.S. senators Wednesday told President Barack Obama that his administration has not fo...
  • Climate Work Ahead at USDA Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack spoke about GOP complaints regarding the Obama administration's work wit...
  • Full-Circle Farming Bill Couser sees farming as a full circle. If it comes off the farm, it can go back into the farm.
  • Making the Grade What if corn isn't cheap the next five years? Fickle price projections can sway farm bill choices.
  • Ask the Vet What's my best bet for fly control?
Related News Stories
Canada Signs Potash Deal
Call for Order
Subtle Changes Following West Explosion
Nitrogen Plant Shut Down in Alberta
Chemical Board Plans Meeting in West
Blast Victims' Families Seek Closure
Uralkali 2013 Profit Slumps
Potash Corp Names New CEO
Canada's Grain Transport Conundrum