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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 ...

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