June 24, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. - 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...

June 24, 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...

June 19, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) today commended members of the United States Senate for passage of the Surface Transportation Board Reauthorization Act of 2015 (S.808), legislation that will promote greater competition between railroads and improve the efficiency and...

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...