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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Sep 4, 2013 12:58 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- As has been the case for the last several weeks, fertilizer prices are continuing to tumble, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the fourth week of August. A majority of the eight major fertilizers registered significant decreases in retail prices.

Urea and UAN32 both slid 9% compared to prices a month ago. Urea had an average price of $481/ton and UAN32 averaged $387/ton. 10-34-0 dropped 8% from last month and now has an average price of $552/ton.

UAN28 dropped 7% from a month earlier and had an average price of $344/ton. Both potash and 10-34-0 were ...

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