NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Sep 24, 2013 11:08 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The price slide continues. Retail fertilizer prices are still marching lower, according to retailers tracked by DTN for the third week of September.

All eight of the major fertilizers averaged lower prices from the third week of August and all eight also moved down significantly. Prices for most fertilizers began to budge in June.

UAN32 tumbled 10% compared to last month while potash, urea, 10-34-0 and UAN28 dropped 9%. UAN32 had average price of $372 per ton, potash $506/ton, urea $452/ton, 10-34-0 $533/ton and UAN28 $330/ton.

The remaining three fertilizers were all down 5% compared to last ...

Quick View
  • Enlist Cotton Approved USDA has made its final decision to deregulate Dow AgroScience's Enlist cotton trait, which means...
  • Market Moves Weaning and preconditioning top the list of aggravating and expensive chores for most ranchers. C...
  • Ask The Mechanic Ask the Mechanic answers the question about how VW and German engineering was able to get by with...
  • Senior Partners - 4 Except for family sales, seller financing virtually vanished after the farm crisis of the 1980s w...
  • PNW Ag Hit by Historic Drought In addition to problems with the Northwestern wheat crop, cattle are also being adversely affecte...
  • RFS Deadline Nears With the deadline to file comments on the proposed Renewable Fuel Standard volumes to strike at m...
  • Woodbury: Farm Family Business Agendas don't always lead to immediate decisions, but can still cement your family unity.
  • Multi-Year Losses Spur Concern The recent price rally offered growers a welcome opportunity to price 2014 and 2015 crops, but it...
  • Ask the Vet The vet says my calf had Mannheimia. What is that?
Related News Stories