Price shock in store as new season N set to soar

Chesher, Roger
May 2006
Farmers Weekly;5/19/2006, Vol. 144 Issue 20, p21
Trade Publication
The article deals with the increase in ammonium nitrate fertiliser prices in Great Britain. Terra has announced the change in the price of its nitrogen fertiliser for June 2006. The new pricing regime was caused by tight ammonia supply and high gas cost.


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