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Fertilizer Canada is an industry association representing Canadian manufacturers, wholesalers and retail distributors of nitrogen, phosphate and potash fertilizer used in the production of agricultural crops that help feed the world.

Fertilizer – An industry that works for Canada’s economy

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

12,000 jobs
The Canadian fertilizer industry employs more than
12,000 Canadians in high skilled, high paying jobs.

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

80+ countries
Canadian fertilizer is exported to over 80 countries.

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

The fertilizer industry creates $12 billion in annual economic activity in Canada.

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

95% exported
95% of Canada’s potash production is exported.

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

12% of the world’s fertilizer supply comes from Canada.

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

in volume
Fertilizer is the 3rd highest volume commodity shipped by Canadian railways


Canadian 4R Research Network

Agriculture has a valuable role to play in Canada’s plan to limit the impacts of climate change. Innovative climate smart practices, such as the Nitrous Oxide Emissions Reduction Protocol (NERP) and 4R Nutrient Stewardship (Right Source @ Right Rate, Right Time, Right...

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Fertilizer Shipments Survey – 2016/2016 First Quarter

The Fertilizer Shipments Survey is a mandatory Statistics Canada survey conducted by Agriculture Division on behalf of Fertilizer Canada and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, starting in 2008. The survey produces statistics on shipments of fertilizer in Canada by...

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Next Fertilizer Canada Event

Manitoba 4R Nutrient Stewardship Training

February 22, 2017 - February 23, 2017

Join this interactive training session, covering 4R Nutrient Stewardship with a focus on nitrogen and phosphorus, Manitoba trial data, and the impact of nutrient stewardship on our environment and Lake Winnipeg.

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Upcoming Fertilizer Canada Event

Parliamentary Forum

April 10, 2017 - April 12, 2017

Fertilizer Canada’s Parliamentary Forum gives you the opportunity to meet with Members of Parliament, Senators, and departmental officials to discuss issues currently facing the industry.

Parliament of Canada
111 Wellington St
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A9

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