NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jul 16, 2013 09:52 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continue to remain fairly steady, according to data tracked by DTN for the second week of July 2013. Retail prices have been stable now for over eight months.

All eight of the major fertilizers were lower compared to last month, but again these moves to the low side were fairly minor. DAP had average price of $591 per ton, MAP $644/ton, potash $576/ton, urea $544/ton, 10-34-0 $599/ton, anhydrous $793/ton, UAN28 $388/ton and UAN32 $441/ton.

Starter fertilizer 10-34-0 dropped below the $600-per-ton level for the first time since the third week of December 2010 when ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, researchers produce orange-colored corn with sight-saving capabi...
  • Year-Round Cow Kelly Smith believes fetal programming through good nutrition for dams yields better steers and h...
  • Russ' Vintage Iron DTN staff reporter Russ Quinn takes a look at farm life nearly a century ago.
  • Cash Will Be King Years of $6-and-up corn couldn't last forever. Some proactive grain farmers are bolstering their ...
  • CWA Rule Pressure The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has asked the federal EPA to withdraw the...
  • COOL Appeal Likely in 2015 Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack said the U.S. might not file an appeal of the country-of-origin...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl Readers ask if they can offset futures losses against cattle income, roll hedges forward tax-free...
  • Ranch Hands Two families take different approaches to building income from trail rides, roundups and real-lif...
  • Ask the Vet Why isn't my flea and tick control for dogs working?
Related News Stories
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
$1.4B Fertilizer Plant Coming to Ill.
Sustainable Fertilizer Work
Potash Corp. Sees Steady 2015 Demand
Yara, CFI Abandon Merger Talks