October 29, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C., (October 29, 2014) – As farming practices increasingly attract interest from the general public, two farmers are ensuring they meet public approval. They use proven management practices that focus on improving soil quality and...

October 22, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C., (October 22, 2014) – Alan Jones and his crew run a farming operation that includes more than 3,600 acres of crops and even more where he runs cattle. Keeping the soil healthy ensures that high-quality...

October 9, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 9, 2014) – A potentially record-setting U.S. corn harvest is underway. Many farmers can attribute the use of cover crops as one of multiple best management practices (BMPs) that help them increase yield year after year....

October 1, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today launched the 2015 4R Advocate Awards Program with a call for entries from retailers wishing to highlight the exceptional nutrient stewardship practices of their grower...

September 25, 2014

Washington, D.C.  - The inaugural meeting of the Global Alliance for...

September 18, 2014

Washington, D.C. – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) this week commended the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation for its approval of the Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2014 (S. 2777)...

August 5, 2014

Farms and agribusinesses are doing their part to improve water quality in Western Lake Erie by using the right fertilizer source at the right rate, the right time and in the right place.

  • While the potential causes of the algal bloom in the...
July 10, 2014

Washington, D.C. – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today thanked members of the U.S. House of Representatives for this week’s passage of the ...

July 1, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The 4R Research Fund today announced it has awarded more than $2 million in grants for four research and demonstration projects that will add to current knowledge and fill existing research gaps regarding fertilizer best management...

June 16, 2014

Washington, D.C., June 17, 2014 – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) issued the following statement from President Chris Jahn in response to new greenhouse gas regulations for existing power plants proposed by the Obama Administration on June 2.

“While we...