DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Mar 12, 2013 05:09 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices remained in a holding pattern the first week of March 2013 as has been the case for over four months now, according to data tracked by DTN. But long term, new domestic manufacturers are beginning to alter that equation for nitrogen fertilizers.

In DTN's most recent retailer survey, five of the eight major fertilizers slipped compared to last month, but these moves were fairly minute. DAP had average price of $619 per ton, MAP $664/ton, potash $592/ton, urea $574/ton and anhydrous $862/ton.

The other three fertilizers edged higher compared to the first week of ...

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