FARM BUSINESS NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Oct 22, 2013 03:08 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- According to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the third week of October, prices are continuing to move lower, but at a slower pace than in recent weeks. Retailers have anticipated a price plateau and it appears that happening now.

Longer term, many of fertilizer expansion plans announced with much fanfare at corn's price peak are being sidelined or reshuffled.

All eight of the major fertilizers averaged lower prices compared to last month with only two fertilizers showing a significant price drop in DTN's survey.

Urea was down 6% compared to last month, while potash slid ...

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