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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Feb 5, 2014 08:59 AM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Urea and UAN28 retail prices continued to climb higher while prices for other fertilizers were fairly steady the fourth week of January 2014, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. Prices of selected fertilizers have shifted higher in recent weeks, retailers report.

Leading the way to the higher side was urea. The nitrogen fertilizer was 10% higher compared to the fourth week of December and now has an average price of $495 per ton.

The other fertilizer with a notable price change was UAN28. This fertilizer was 5% more expensive from last month. Its average price now ...

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