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Nutrient Stewardship

4R Pocket Guide – French

La gestion des nutriments 4B se veut une approche innovatrice de gestion exemplaire en matière d’application de fertilisants adoptée par l’industrie mondiale de l’engrais. Cette approche considère les dimensions économiques, sociales et environnementales de la gestion des nutriments et elle est essentielle à la durabilité des systèmes agricoles. Le concept est simple — appliquer la […]

4R Pocket Guide

4R Nutrient Stewardship is a new innovative approach for fertilizer best management practices adopted by the world’s fertilizer industry. This approach considers economic, social and environmental dimensions of nutrient management and is essential to sustainability of agricultural systems. The concept is simple—apply the right source of nutrient, at the right rate, at the right time […]

What’s in it 4R me?

4R Nutrient Stewardship can help improve agricultural productivity. End-use customers are starting to demand that steps be taken to prove growers are committed to sustainable practices Optimizing nutrient management is simply good business. Higher crop yields are well documented with better crop and soil management. Improved fertilizer efficiency increases the quantity produced per acre for […]

Fertilizer Use Survey Infographic 2019

The Fertilizer Use Survey assists in understanding the current state of fertilizer management in Canadian crop production and how growers use and make decisions about fertilizer applications – conducted between the 2014 and 2017 growing seasons.  

New Partnership in Québec Will Help Growers Implement Sustainable Agriculture Practices

A new partnership between Fertilizer Canada and the Professional Association in Crop Nutrition (PACN) will enable the advancement of sustainable agriculture in Québec. With a combined investment of $300,000 over three years, the partners signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) helping Québec growers maximize crop yields with minimal environmental impact using 4R Nutrient Stewardship.