The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) hosts several conferences every year. These events deliver the most current information on industry trends and policy and regulatory issues, while also creating an environment for exceptional networking opportunities with TFI member firms, fertilizer industry leaders and decision makers.

For more information, please contact Director, Member Program, Alice McKinnon.

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TFI's Annual Business Conference is one of the most important business and networking events for the fertilizer industry and represents all major sectors of the supply chain. Maintaining our personal connections is what Annual is all about. Please join us on February 26-28, 2024 in Orlando, Florida.



Future Meetings:
  • Feb 26-28, 2024
    Hilton Bonnet Creek
    Orlando, Florida
  • Feb 10-11, 2025
    JW Marriott
    Palm Springs, California
  • Feb 16-18, 2026
    The Insignia by Hilton/Waldorf Astoria Bonnet Creek
    Orlando, FL
Registration is Open!

The FERT Foundation’s Fertilizer Research Forum brings together industry thought leaders and academia to collaborate and encourage innovation in soil fertility science. The Forum shares the most recent research findings to address industry and global challenges including water and air quality.

Future Meetings:
  • March 18 - 20, 2024
    Hilton Fort Worth
    Fort Worth, TX
Registration for 2024 is Open Now!

The Agronomy Conference & Expo experience is expanding to cover a broader scope of information that crop advisors and retail agribusinesses can use to advance sustainability and their organization’s bottom line. The event features a tradeshow along with education sessions that address the challenges of the retail agronomist through precision ag, environmental stewardship, sustainability, and product innovation. The conference will equip attendees with actionable takeaways they can bring back to their businesses and customers.


Future Meetings:
  • August 12-14, 2024
    Union Station Hotel
    St. Louis, Missouri
  • August 6-8, 2025
    JW Marriott Indianapolis
    Indianapolis, IN
  • August 9-11, 2026
    JW Marriott Indianapolis
    Indianapolis, IN

World Fertilizer Conference

TFI's World Fertilizer Conference is Fall's most important business and networking event for the fertilizer industry. It draws hundreds of TFI members, industry professionals, and representatives from around the world who represent all sectors of the fertilizer supply chain.



Future Meetings:
  • September 16-18, 2024
    DC Marriott Marquis
    Washington, DC

T3 Fertilizer Conference - Trends, Technology, and Transportation is THE place to be where industry professionals gain a deeper understanding of all the factors driving fertilizer supply, demand, and its supply chain - along with today's greatest industry trends and transportation issues.


Future Meetings:
  • November 18-20, 2024
    The Westin Tampa Waterside
    Tampa, Florida

The Ford West Leadership Academy will expose industry employees to all facets of the fertilizer supply chain, grow their technical and soft skills, ensure transfer of industry knowledge from current leaders to future leaders, and equip participants with essential tools for professional success, as well as increase networking and comradery among its participants.



Future Meetings:
  • January 15 - 18, 2024
    The Laura Hotel
    Houston, Texas

Fluid Fertilizer Workshop

The Fluid Fertilizer Workshop is a place for retail facility operators, fertilizer applicators, crop advisors, agronomists, consultants, and other agronomic providers to come together and hear the latest updates on Fluid Fertilizer.  

This year, the FERT Foundation is excited to present this year’s Fluid Fertilizer Workshop at the BRANDT facilities in Springfield, IL on December 12, 2023. The Workshop will feature a series of speakers presenting high impact information from a variety of experts on how to improve fluid nutrient use and efficiency, and how to best use fluid in nutrient programs. The program will include best practice sharing which can immediately be applied on the job. This one-day event will conclude with a tour of BRANDT facilities. CCA credits will be available for when the agenda is complete. CCA categories will be posted as they are approved.