NEWS
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Wed Oct 9, 2013 10:10 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- How low can they go? We're not talking about a limbo game; we're talking retail fertilizer prices. The answer to that question is "even lower," as prices show no signs of leveling off, according to retail fertilizer prices tracked by DTN for the first week of October.

Prices for all eight of the major fertilizers moved down significantly from the previous month.

UAN32 was down 10% compared to last month, while potash, urea, 10-34-0 and UAN28 were all down 9%. UAN32 had an average price of $369 per ton, potash $496/ton, urea $443/ton, 10-34-0 $523/ton and UAN28 ...

Quick View
  • Stay on Top of SDS The distinctive yellow patches of sudden death syndrome (SDS) are surfacing in soybean fields acr...
  • Cattle Market There may be a little less bull in this fall's calf market, but the fundamentals still spell oppo...
  • Precision Ag Potential Pending Precision agriculture proponents insist the industry can revolutionize agriculture, but first mor...
  • Cash Rent Reset - 2 Iowa farmland owners Fred and Lodean Cook may consider flexible cash leases for the first time th...
  • Iowa Land Gets a Bounce Key Midwest land values are stuck in neutral or sliding below 2014 levels, recently released opin...
  • Canadian Dairy Conundrum Coping with Canada's dairy industry import tariffs and supply controls remains one of the stickin...
  • Senior Partners - 5 This fatherly financial advice is meant to prevent heartaches should the farm economy suffer anot...
  • Ask the Taxman by Andy Biebl CPA Andy Biebl answers readers' questions on depreciation recapture, defining a "true" lease and ...
  • Ask the Vet Does my calf have a hernia and is it repairable?
Related News Stories
Nitrogen Plans Altered
Dr. Dan Talks Agronomy
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
Parallels to 1997
Co-op Backtracks on N Plant