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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

Ammonium Nitrate Code of Practice Amendments

Fertilizer Canada has finalized a number of minor amendments for implementation within the April 2016 Revision of the Agricultural Ammonium Nitrate Code of Practice (AN Code). The AN Code came into force December 31, 2015, requiring all members of Fertilizer Canada...

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Fertilizer Canada Celebrates Canadian Ag Safety Week

Fertilizer Canada is celebrating Canadian Agricultural Safety Week (CASW) 2017 by promoting the safe and secure handling and use of fertilizer products through multiple eLearning courses geared towards industry workers and first responders. We’re an official...

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Gaining support for 4R Nutrient Stewardship Nationwide

We have reached a tipping point. Last week, at the Canadian Federation of Agriculture’s (CFA) Annual General Meeting held at the Ottawa Marriott from Feb. 21 to 23, Fertilizer Canada’s President and CEO Garth Whyte presented on the benefits 4R Nutrient...

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Events

Next 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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Upcoming Fertilizer Canada Event

North American Fertilizer Transportation Forum

August 20, 2017 - August 22, 2017

Commercial fertilizers feed the crops that feed the world. An efficient transportation system is key to continuing the competitiveness of North America’s fertilizer industry. Be a part of the discussion at the North American Fertilizer Transportation Forum in Banff, Alberta.

Fairmont Banff Springs
405 Spray Ave
Banff, Alberta T1L 1J4

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