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DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Russ Quinn DTN Staff Reporter
Tue Aug 18, 2015 11:33 AM CDT

OMAHA (DTN) -- Retail fertilizer prices remained fairly steady in the second week of August 2015, according to retailers tracked by DTN. But it was consolidation of nitrogen manufacturing that stole headlines in the fertilizer world last week.

All eight of the major fertilizers were lower in price compared to a month prior but these moves to the low side were fairly small. DAP averaged $568/ton, MAP $591/ton, potash $479/ton, urea $457/ton, 10-34-0 $631/ton, anhydrous $677/ton, UAN28 $315/ton and UAN32 $356/ton.

On a price per pound of nitrogen basis, the average urea price was at $0.50/lb.N, anhydrous $0.41/lb.N, UAN28 $0.56/lb.N ...

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