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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue May 14, 2013 02:04 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Fertilizer prices remain unmoved as spring field work inches along across the Corn Belt, according to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the first week of April 2013. Prices now have been nearly steady for exactly six months, with the last substantial move occurring in late October 2012.

Five of the eight major fertilizers slid lower compared to last month, but these moves were fairly small. DAP had average price of $613/ton, MAP $656/ton, potash $586/ton, urea $571/ton and anhydrous $853/ton.

The remaining three fertilizers were higher compared to the first week of April but again ...

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