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Lower Fertility Prices Likely Coming / Nozzle Selection

August 9th, 2016|0 Comments

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz Lower prices on the horizon? We are expecting fall fill prices to come out soon.  From all indicators, it looks like fertilizer will be lower and possibly much lower than last season.  […]

Beware Locking in 2017 Urea / GPS and Sprayer Boom Section Control

June 20th, 2016|0 Comments

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz I have been getting reports of people trying to lock in 2017 urea right now. It better be priced pretty low because we can get urea out of the Twin […]

Fertilizer Prices Continue Decline / Dig to Check Seeding When Planting

June 6th, 2016|0 Comments

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz Fertilizer prices are heading down. Urea is now available in the Twin Cities for less than $260.00/ton. This puts dry N at a huge price advantage over liquid sources […]

Fertilizer Prices Continue Slight Declines / Harvest Safety on the Road

October 15th, 2015|Comments Off on Fertilizer Prices Continue Slight Declines / Harvest Safety on the Road

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz Fertilizer prices are heading down. Urea is now available in the Twin Cities for less than $260.00/ton. This puts dry N at a huge price advantage over liquid sources […]

Fertilizer Prices Holding Steady / On-Farm Bulk Fertilizer Storage

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz

Rob FritzPricing continues to remain stable.  MAP has now dropped and is priced similarly to DAP, and potash has remained at the same price point.  I look for this trend to continue, barring any surprises in the market or market issues. Urea pricing out of the terminals continues to be very attractive when compared to the liquid forms. 10-34-0 supplies are short.  However, pricing is stable.  Lock in your 10-34-0 soon to prevent a supply issue in spring. Call us for more information at 1-800-274-3389. Click here to send Rob an e-mail.

Equipment Tips by Mike Bemboom

On-Farm Bulk Fertilizer Storage

On-farm storage for bulk fertilizer can help you out in a variety of ways. First, you might be able to buy your tank for a better price if you can take it before the season starts. When demand is low, supply is usually high.  Also, you don’t have to set your application schedule around when the tank can be delivered. You can find tanks ranging from less than 100 gallons to tanks that will hold over 3,000 gallons. Some are vertical, some are horizontal, and many of them can be set on trailers to make them mobile.  That means there is likely a tank out there that will work for you. Click here to send Mike an e-mail. [table “1” not found /]
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