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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Mar 10, 2015 01:55 PM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- The majority of retail fertilizer prices continued to shift higher the first week of March 2015, according to fertilizer retailers surveyed by DTN. Prices gained for five of the eight major fertilizers compared to a month earlier, but only one of the five was up by any significance.

10-34-0 jumped 6% compared to last month. The starter fertilizer continued its sharp climb in recent weeks as issues with availability became evident. Retailers report a shortage with an acid used to make the fertilizer is spurring the price increase.

10-34-0 had an average price of $626 per ton, ...

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