NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Jul 10, 2013 03:18 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices remain in their summer doldrums for the first week of July 2013. Retail prices tracked by DTN have been steady now for exactly eight months.

All eight of the major fertilizers were lower compared to last month, but these moves to the low side were fairly slight. DAP had average price of $598/ton, MAP $644/ton, potash $577/ton, urea $545/ton, 10-34-0 $601/ton, anhydrous $806/ton, UAN28 $390/ton and UAN32 $442/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the average urea price was at $0.59/lb.N, anhydrous $0.49/lb.N, UAN28 $0.70/lb.N and UAN32 $0.69/lb.N.

A closer look at ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Parallels to 1997
Co-op Backtracks on N Plant
CHS to Invest $2.8B in CF Inc. Unit