• 2015 World Fertilizer Conference

    Join fellow fertilizer industry delegates in Boston, Massachusetts, September 27-29, for the 2015 World Fertilizer Conference. 

  • ResponsibleAg

    The Fertilizer Institute is a proud supporter of ResponsibleAg - an industry-led stewardship initiative designed to help fertilizer storage and handling facilities achieve and maintain federal regulatory compliance.

  • 4R Certification Program: Western Lake Erie Basin

    The new 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program encourages agricultural retailers, service providers and other certified professionals to adopt proven fertilizer best management practices through the 4Rs. 

  • FERT ACTION

    Visit FERT ACTION today to learn more about TFI policy issues, the upcoming elections and ways to take action. 

  • The Fertilizer Institute Testifies Before House Transportation Subcommittee on Highways and Transit

    The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) testified today before the House Transportation and Infrastructure’s Subcommittee on Highways and Transit, at a hearing titled “Meeting the Transportation Needs of Rural America.” Charles L. “Shorty” Whittington, President of TFI member Grammer Industries, Inc., a leading hauler of anhydrous ammonia told members of the Subcommittee that a well maintained federal highway system is necessary to ensuring that farmers have just in time access to fertilizers.

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  • The Fertilizer Institute Statement on House Passage of the “Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015.”

    The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) commends the U.S. House of Representatives for today’s passage of (H.R. 2042) the “Ratepayer Protection Act of 2015.” This bipartisan legislation ensures that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Clean Power Plan does not place undue harm on the nation’s economy. TFI would like to extend a sincere thanks to the bill’s original sponsors, Chairman Ed Whitfield (R-Ky.), Rep. Morgan Griffith (R-Va.), Rep. Sanford Bishop (D-Ga.), and House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson (D-Minn.) for their work on this important issue.

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  • TFI Urges Swift Senate Passage of Legislation to Withdraw EPA’s “Waters of the U.S.” Rule

    The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today urged all members of the U.S. Senate to support S. 1140, the “Federal Water Quality Protection Act,” legislation which seeks to address serious concerns raised by stakeholders with regard to the recently issued final rule from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) re-defining what constitutes “Waters of the United States” (WOTUS).

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  • Fertilizer Means Food

    Because food production depletes soil nutrient supplies, farmers rely on fertilizers to keep their soils productive. In this way, the fertilizer industry helps nourish soils that in turn, nourish people.

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  • Environmental Stewardship

    The fertilizer industry is a leader in developing, supporting and promoting agronomic research and outreach programs that help farmers, gardeners and homeowners understand the latest environmentally-friendly nutrient technology and management practices available.

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  • Educational Resources

    Visit TFI’s educational resources section to learn about fertilizers from A (ammonia) to Z (zinc) and everything in between.

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  • News Releases

    Get the latest news from TFI by visiting the media center.

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  • Annual Reports

    Browse TFI’s annual reports for highlights of the Institute’s activities.

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  • Environmental Stewardship

    In order to remain sustainable, fertilizer production and use must take place in the most environmentally sensitive manner possible. Learn more about the fertilizer industry's environmental stewardship efforts.

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  • FERT Action

    FERT Action is TFI's new resource to help members get involved in local and national public policy decisions.

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  • ResponsibleAg

    ResponsibleAg is an independent, not-for-profit organization designed to support fertilizer retailers’ compliance with federal safety and security regulations.

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  • Stewardship

    Environmental concerns and increased food demand create agricultural challenges never seen before. 4R nutrient stewardship is helping ag professionals meet those challenges.

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