NEWS
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 2
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Fri Jan 3, 2014 11:04 AM CST

TAMPA, Fla. (DTN) -- The North American nitrogen supply-and-demand situation heading into 2014 seems to be fairly balanced, according to a speaker at the 2013 Fertilizer Institute (TFI) Fertilizer Outlook and Technology Conference held recently in Tampa, Fla.

Doug Hoadley, director of agribusiness analysis with CF Industries Inc., gave the nitrogen outlook and said there were some demand assumptions he made for his presentation. His company figures there will be 92 million acres of corn and 56.5 ma of wheat planted in 2014.

"We believe nitrogen application rates will be stable to slightly higher," Hoadley said.

Another factor in his ...

Quick View
  • Betting on Shorter Beans Researchers at the University of Nebraska and Purdue University have pinpointed a gene that produ...
  • Super Food Silage has never gone out of fashion in Bath County, Kentucky, even when the lure of $6- to $8-pe...
  • Farmers Pivot Back After Storms The majority of center pivots damaged by severe weather earlier this summer in Nebraska are up an...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 3 As crop prices and insurance coverage swoon, farmers may need to supplement incomes with federal ...
  • Weathering the Drought Parts of the panhandle and western Oklahoma are still considered as being in extreme or exception...
  • AFBF Appeal The American Farm Bureau Federation asked a federal appeals court to reverse a lower court's Sept...
  • Pick Contingency Plans - 2 Commodity payments are largely capped at $125,000 per person. People must also report under $900,...
  • Ask the Vet Some tips on fly control.
Related News Stories
Ag Drones Under Scrutiny
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
Brazil Fertilizer Production Stagnant
N and Soybeans
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Farming on the Mother Road - 5
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends