NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Aug 21, 2013 11:21 AM CDT

OMAHA

OMAHA (DTN) -- Fertilizer prices continued their downhill slide, as has been the case the last two weeks, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the second week of August. All eight of the major fertilizers recorded lower national average prices compared to the second week of July.

Once again anhydrous, urea and the UAN solutions lost the most compared to last month. Anhydrous plunged 12% compared to second week of July and had an average price of $698/ton. Urea declined 8% from last month and had an average price of $499/ton.

The UAN solutions were also lower. The ...

Quick View
  • Crop Tech Corner In this week's Crop Tech Corner, a new, faster method of testing soybean cyst nematode samples is...
  • Profit Makeover When Curtis Schallert's 40-year-old stands of Kentucky-31 fescue petered out a few years ago, the...
  • UAVs Taking Flight in Ag The FAA this month began accelerating its exemption approvals for companies testing the skies wit...
  • Iowa's Field of Dreams Current Iowa land values are running about 16% below peak 2013 levels. That's according to a real...
  • Drought Recovery March auctions show cash rent shocks could mount in 2016.
  • Competing for Dollars Beef is far from a loser in the daily race for buyers at meat counters across the country. It's n...
  • CDC: No Human H5N2 Cases So Far So far, there are no reported cases of H5N2 in humans, but transmission of the highly contagious ...
  • Ask the Vet Can I cure my cow's uterine infection with an infusion?
Related News Stories
Mandatory or Voluntary Runoff Rules?
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
West, Texas: 2 Years Later - 2
Kub's Den
Acid Shortage