May 27, 2015

TFI Statement on Waters of the United States Rule

WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) is expressing concern about the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Army Corps) final 

“Waters of the United States,” WOTUS rule issued today...

May 15, 2015

For Immediate Release:                       ...

May 14, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – With today’s House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure as a backdrop, The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) registered its support for policies that will promote greater competition between railroads and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the Surface...

May 14, 2015

For Immediate Release:                               ...

April 23, 2015

EAST LANSING, Mich. – Today, The Fertilizer Institute’s (TFI) President Chris Jahn announced that TFI and over 100 partners will more than double existing investment in nutrient stewardship research, outreach and implementation.   The announcement was made at Michigan State University...

March 11, 2015

Washington, D.C.  - The lawsuit filed by the Des Moines Water Works today against the governing authorities for 10 of the state’s drainage districts is unfortunate and will divert resources that could help fund a real solution to Des Moines’ water quality issue.

We are reviewing the...

February 2, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Agricultural, first responder and safety organizations today signed an alliance with federal agencies to advance fertilizer safety. 

The Agricultural Retailers Association, The Fertilizer Institute, International Fire Fighters Association, National Volunteer...

January 28, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, The Fertilizer Institute’s (TFI) President Chris Jahn testified before the...

January 12, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. –The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today announced the winners of the 2015 4R Advocate Awards.  The 4R Advocate Award program, now in its fourth year, recognizes on-farm stewardship actions.  Winners are selected based on their actions to protect the environment, boost...

December 18, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today applauds Senate passage of legislation to increase the inland waterways barge diesel fuel user fee.  This increase is also supported by commercial barge operators.  The legislation, which was included as part of...