Fertilizer Canada’s Response to AAFC’s Discussion Paper
Supporting agricultural intensification so Canada can remain competitive.
Agricultural Ammonium Nitrate and Calcium Ammonium Nitrate CODE OF PRACTICE
Fertilizer Canada created the Agricultural Ammonium Nitrate (AN) and Agricultural Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN) Security Codes of Practice to provide
Agricultural Ammonium Nitrate and Calcium Ammonium Nitrate Code of Practice IMPLEMENTATION GUIDE
This guide is intended to provide assistance in complying with the Agricultural Ammonium Nitrate (AN) and Calcium Ammonium Nitrate (CAN)
Because too much phosphorus in the water can promote algae growth, homeowners who live near a pond, lake or stream should select a phosphorus-free fertilizer. You should also prevent fertilizer from running off into sewers. After fertilizing, sweep any stray fertilizer on driveways, patios and sidewalks back on to your lawn where it can do its job.
Feed your lawn every other month beginning in April. A lawn fed three to four times a year develops a
Know the size of your lawn, buy only what you need, follow the instructions on the bag, and remember that
Buy the right fertilizer for your lawn. Review your options at the store by reading the bag or test your