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Agricultural Prices for Bulk Delivery of
Diesel Fuel in the Northern Plains

The annual average prices per gallon for bulk delivery of diesel in the Northern Plains are listed and graphed below. The prices exclude federal and state excise tax. The prices also exclude state road taxes, but include state and local per gallon taxes where applicable. The Northern Plains region includes Kansas, Nebraska, North Dakota, and South Dakota.

Agricultural Prices for Bulk Delivery of
Diesel Fuel in the Northern Plains

Year Price Year Price Year Price
1990 . . . . $0.78 2000 . . . . $1.02 2010 . . . . $2.50
1991 . . . . $0.78 2001 . . . . $1.02 2011 . . . . $3.49
1992 . . . . $0.75 2002 . . . . $0.93 2012 . . . . $3.64
1993 . . . . $0.79 2003 . . . . $1.16 2013 . . . . $3.55
1994 . . . . $0.73 2004 . . . . $1.24 2014 . . . . NA
1995 . . . . $0.74 2005 . . . . $1.91 2015 . . . . NA
1996 . . . . $0.92 2006 . . . . $2.24 2016 . . . . NA
1997 . . . . $0.84 2007 . . . . $2.45 2017 . . . . NA
1998 . . . . $0.71 2008 . . . . $3.54 2018 . . . . NA
1999 . . . . $0.67 2009 . . . . $1.66 2019 . . . . NA

Sources: “Nebraska Agri-Facts”. United States Department of Agriculture. Nebraska Energy Office, Lincoln, NE.

The table and graph were updated on January 21, 2014.
Typically, there is one year between updates.