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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue May 21, 2013 03:06 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices are continuing to hold steady, according to data tracked by DTN for the second week of May 2013. Retailers expected some price movements in different forms of nitrogen, but that has yet to emerge.

Six of the eight major fertilizers were lower compared to last month, but these moves to the low side were fairly slight. DAP had average price of $613 per ton, MAP $655/ton, potash $582/ton, urea $568/ton, anhydrous $846/ton and UAN28 $400/ton.

The remaining two fertilizers were higher compared to the second week of April, but again the move higher was ...

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