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About Fertilizer Canada

Nutrient Stewardship

Greenhouse Gas Reduction

From 2012 to 2016, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC) funded Fertilizer Canada’s project “Utilizing 4R Nutrient Stewardship to reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the application of fertilizer and other Crop Nutrients” under the Agricultural Greenhouse Gases Program (AGGP), delivering research and extension of 4R Nutrient Stewardship as a framework to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions.

Canadian 4R Research Network

The Canadian 4R Research Network, a group of nine leading Canadian researchers, are collecting agronomic data which demonstrates the benefits of 4R Nutrient Stewardship to improve farmer economics, feeding the world, and protecting the environment.  The findings are a result of $1.1 million in funding towards the Fertilizer Canada’s (formerly the Canadian Fertilizer Institute’s) project […]

A Global Approach to Smallholder Sustainability

The 4R Solution is an initiative of the UN Sustainable Development Solutions Network, which aims to bring together different actors, including governments, not-for-profit organizations, the private sector and academia, under a shared commitment to sustainable food systems while promoting rural prosperity and mitigating environmental impact. It provides farmers with customized tools and best management practices of 4R Nutrient […]