NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Jan 8, 2013 05:00 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- It's a new year, but more of the same for fertilizer prices.

Retail fertilizer prices continued to remain steady the first week of the new year, according to data tracked by DTN. This marks the ninth week in a row prices have moved very little.

Six of the eight major fertilizers were lower compared to last month, but these moves to the low side were fairly slight. DAP had an average price of $637 per ton, MAP $668/ton, potash $599/ton, urea $570/ton, 10-34-0 $602/ton and UAN28 $372/ton.

There is an interesting note with the price of potash. ...

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