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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Jan 2, 2013 12:59 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices continued to remain steady the fourth week of December, as has been the case now for several months, according to data tracked by DTN. This marks the eighth week in a row prices have not moved in either direction.

Six of the eight major fertilizers slid lower compared to last month, but these moves were fairly minor. DAP had average price of $636 per ton, MAP $669/ton, potash $598/ton, urea $570/ton, 10-34-0 $602/ton and UAN28 $372/ton.

The remaining two fertilizers were higher compared to the fourth week of November, but again the move higher ...

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