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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

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

Why The Fertilizer Industry Matters To Canada

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

News

Planning for a Sustainable Future

Fertilizer Canada’s efforts align with the Federal Government’s proposed Sustainable Development Strategy for Canada. Read Fertilizer Canada’s Recommended Actions for the Federal Government’s Sustainable... read more

Nutrients for Life Foundation Canada Award

Nutrients for Life Foundation Canada presented the Nutrients for Life Foundation Award to Rémie Cherepak for an outstanding junior project related to fertilizers, plants, and soil science at the Canada-Wide Science Festival. The Award aims to foster youth’s interest... read more

Fertilizer Shipments Survey – July 2015 to March 2016

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... read more

Events

Next Fertilizer Canada Event

Ontario 4R Nutrient Stewardship Best Management Practices Feild Tour

July 27, 2016 - July 28, 2016

Join us for a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Best Management Practices Tour. Local growers will showcase commercial best management practices. Take this opportunity to discuss nutrient stewardship with experts.

4R Nutrient Stewardship Best Management Practices Feild Tour: Pick up Location
835 Park Ave West
Chatham, Ontario

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Upcoming Fertilizer Canada Event

Fertilizer Canada 71st Annual Conference

August 15, 2016 - August 18, 2016

Fertilizer Canada invites you to the majestic Laurentian peaks, tucked into the heart of the region’s most picturesque village. Experience a Laurentian adventure at this inspired mountain château, a true legendary beauty.

Fairmont Tremblant
3045 Chemin de la Chapelle
Mont Tremblant, J8E1E1

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