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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 Steady for Now / Preparing Equipment Fuel Systems for Winter

Fertilizer Update by Rob Fritz

Rob FritzPricing has continued to remain flat on all fertilizer products, and has started weakening slightly. Expect this to last until about the middle of December. So if you’re planning to prepay for fertilizer in December, it would be better to prepay immediately because based on what we’re seeing today, prices will be higher by the end of December. We finally have pricing on 10-34-0. Call us for more information at 1-800-274-3389. Call me at 1-800-274-3389. Click here to send Rob an e-mail.

Equipment Tips by Mike Bemboom

Preparing Fuel Systems for Winter

It’s been getting cooler at night, and eventually the big freeze is going to get here. Make sure your trucks, tractors and combines have the proper maintenance to be ready for it. Check your batteries to make sure they will turn your engine over, and take advantage of block and sump heaters if they are available, as they will help with cold weather start-ups. Also, depending how cold it gets, be prepared to use blended fuel or even No. 1 Diesel. It’s a good idea to have extra fuel filters on hand, too. Click here to send Mike an e-mail. [table “1” not found /]
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