NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Nov 20, 2012 04:46 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN remain fairly stable for the second full week of November. None of the eight major fertilizers tracked showed a significant move in either direction.

Three fertilizers were higher month-over-month, but these moves were fairly minute. DAP had an average price of $640/ton, MAP $679/ton and anhydrous $858/ton during compared to the second week of October.

Other fertilizer categories were slightly lower compared to a month earlier. Potash had an average price of $618/ton, urea $587/ton, 10-34-0 $617/ton, UAN28 $380/ton and UAN32 $422/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the ...

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