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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Fri Aug 9, 2013 12:54 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices are seeing considerable declines, according to data tracked by DTN for the fifth week of July 2013. More than half of the eight major fertilizers registered significant prices drops.

Nitrogen fertilizers lost the most compared to last month. Anhydrous slid 12% compared to fourth week of June and had an average price of $716 per ton. Urea declined 8% from last month and had an average price of $506 per ton.

Both UAN28 and UAN32 were also lower. The liquid nitrogen fertilizers fell 6% from a month earlier with UAN28 having an average price ...

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