The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) hosts a number of conferences on an annual basis. Each event is designed to provide TFI members the most current information on industry trends and policy and regulatory issues, while also creating an environment for exceptional networking opportunities with fertilizer industry leaders and decision makers.

For more information regarding any of the Institute’s conferences, please contact TFI Director of Conferences Linda McAbee by telephone at (202) 515-2707 or via e-mail at or TFI Director of Member Services Valerie Sutton at

TFI World Fertilizer Conference

TFI's largest meeting, the World Fertilizer Conference, draws approximately 800-900 delegates from as many as 60 different countries that represent all sectors of the fertilizer industry. The conference, which takes place each September, provides two days of networking and conducting business with industry leaders. The agenda includes two breakfast sessions with high profile speakers focusing on the global challenges facing the fertilizer industry.

North American Fertilizer Transportation Conference

The North American Fertilizer Transportation Conference is co-hosted by The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) and Fertilizers Canada (FC). The meeting provides an opportunity for shippers and carriers to discuss issues of concern and work to reach mutually-beneficial solutions to logistical problems.

Future Meetings: 

Oct. 23-25, 2016
Hyatt Aviara
Carlsbad, CA


Fertilizer Outlook and Technology Conference

The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) and the Fertilizer Industry Round Table (FIRT) jointly host the Fertilizer Outlook and Technology Conference in the fall of each year. The conference is geared towards industry members, financial analysts, business consultants, trade press representatives, agricultural retailers, agronomists, engineers and government economists. Conference participants can expect to gain perspective on the outlook for agriculture and major fertilizer materials and inputs from industry experts. New technology and issues that impact plant nutrition are also key topics of discussion at the conference. The 2015 Fertilizer Outlook and Technology Conference will take place Nov. 10-12 in Jacksonville, Fla., at the Hyatt Regency.

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Future Meetings:
Nov. 10-12, 2015
Hyatt Regency
Jacksonville, Fla.

Nov. 15-17, 2016
Hyatt Pier Sixty-six
Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.

Nov 14-16, 2017
Venue to be confirmed, Fla. 

Nov. 13-15, 2018
Venue to be confirmed

Nov 19-21, 2019
Venue to be confirmed, Fla. 


TFI Annual Meeting

The Fertilizer Marketing Business Meeting, which is held in February each year, brings together members from each sector of the fertilizer industry for two days of networking and conducting business leading up to the spring planting season. The 2015 Fertilizer Marketing Business Meeting will be held Feb. 9-11, 2015 at the Westin Kierland in Scottsdale, Ariz. Click here to visit the conference website.

Future Meetings:
Feb. 8-10, 2016
Hyatt Regency Orlando
Orlando, Fla.