October 13, 2020

Appendix A – Benefit Cost Scenarios

Comparison Cost and Returns Dynamic vs Historic Baseline

Project Condition: 2940 kg canola/ha on a 64.8 ha field near Lacombe, Alberta that received 110 kg N/ha fertilizer at basic level of implementation. Assumes 5% yield increase and 15% N use reduction through adoption of 4R source, time and place BMPs and field specific optimization of N rate. Farmer receives $20/tCO2e.


We are a positive impact

Join the conversation through our social media channels, get the latest news from our newsletter or become a member of Fertilizer Canada!


Stay in the know about the fertilizer industry by following our social media channels.

Sign Up

Sign up for our newsletter and get the latest fertilizer industry news direct to your inbox.


Benefit from a wide range of services provided by a team of respected industry professionals.

Canada must choose 4R Nutrient Stewardship to meet Canada’s emission reduction targets