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Aug 19, 2015, 13:00 ET Fertilizer Canada announces Steve Biggar of Richardson International LTD. as Chair

VANCOUVER, BC, Aug. 19, 2015 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada's Board of Directors today appointed Steve Biggar of Richardson International Ltd. as Chair for a one-year term. "It is a privilege to be...


Aug 17, 2015, 20:30 ET Fertilizer Canada: Canada's fertilizer industry is Growing Stronger

VANCOUVER, Aug. 17, 2015 /CNW/ - Canada`s fertilizer industry is rolling out a new brand name – Fertilizer Canada - to reflect its evolution into a global leader for sustainable fertilizer production ...


Jun 22, 2015, 10:44 ET Canadian Fertilizer Institute appoints Garth Whyte as President and Chief Executive Officer

OTTAWA, June 22, 2015 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Garth Whyte as President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Whyte...


Apr 01, 2015, 12:00 ET 4R Nutrient Stewardship: The Right Results for PEI Farmers

OTTAWA, Apr. 1, 2015 /CNW/ - 4R Demonstration Farms are proving that there are significant economic and environmental benefits for Island farmers who apply 4R Nutrient Stewardship practices on their...


Nov 27, 2014, 10:12 ET Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Crops Holds Launch Today

OTTAWA, Nov. 27, 2014 /CNW/ - Bringing together leaders from all corners of the grains value chain, the Canadian Roundtable for Sustainable Crops (CRSC) will hold its official launch today in Ottawa. ...


Nov 20, 2014, 11:51 ET Sustainable 4R Nutrient Stewardship practices implemented on New Brunswick soils

FREDERICTON, Nov. 20, 2014 /CNW/ - Today, the New Brunswick Soil and Crop Improvement Association (NBSCIA) signed a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Memorandum of Understanding with the Canadian Fertilizer...


Apr 08, 2014, 13:23 ET Fertilizer industry and energy company promote greenhouse gas emissions reduction and agricultural sustainability for Farming 4R Land

EDMONTON, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) and Capital Power Corporation are pleased to announce a Memorandum of Understanding to work together with Canadian agronomy...


Apr 08, 2014, 13:23 ET Lakeland College Student Managed Farm Adopts 4R Nutrient Stewardship

EDMONTON, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) and Lakeland College are pleased to announce a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at incorporating the 4R Nutrient Stewardship...


Apr 08, 2014, 13:12 ET Research collaboration provides opportunity for promoting greenhouse gas reduction in Alberta

EDMONTON, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Alberta Research and Extension Council of Alberta (ARECA) and the Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) have signed a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Memorandum of...


Mar 11, 2014, 14:37 ET The Canadian Fertilizer Industry - Safety First

OTTAWA, March 11, 2014 /CNW/ - As a part of the Canadian Agricultural Safety Week 2014, The Fertilizer Safety and Security Council reminds Canadians to practice safe agriculture year-round. The safe...


Oct 29, 2013, 17:50 ET "Potash: Feeding the World" Exhibit Opens: Potash Producers Educate Public on Global Food Security, Local Career Opportunities

OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - To mark 50 years of the Canadian potash industry and its significant contributions to fueling the Canadian economy, a notable exhibit opened today at the Canada Science...


Aug 29, 2013, 09:20 ET Agrium's Greg Yont elected Chairman of Canadian Fertilizer Institute Board

BANFF, AB, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) is pleased to announce the election of Greg Yont, Vice President, Wholesale Global Logistics at Agrium Inc., as Chairman of...


Dec 11, 2012, 15:28 ET Fair Rail Freight Service Act An Important Step Forward

OTTAWA, Dec. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian fertilizer industry is encouraged by the Fair Rail Freight Service Act brought forward by the federal government today. This legislation is an important...


Dec 03, 2012, 13:17 ET 4R Nutrient Stewardship Online Training Now Available on GrowZone

OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) has launched a 4R Nutrient Stewardship Online Training Course to inform farmers and agri-retailers on ways to improve fertilizer...


May 28, 2012, 16:56 ET Fertilizer Industry Urges Parliamentarians to Work Together to Pass Back-to-Work Legislation

OTTAWA, May 28, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) would like to thank the Federal Government for the back-to-work legislation tabled today, following the weekend stall in talks...


May 21, 2012, 10:05 ET Fertilizer Industry Urges Prime Minister to Act Quickly on Canadian Pacific Railway Labour Dispute

OTTAWA, May 21, 2012 /CNW/ - The Canadian Fertilizer Institute (CFI) is urging the Government to act quickly to enact back-to-work legislation following Saturday's rejection by the Canadian members...


Apr 03, 2012, 08:45 ET Garden season is officially open - time to feed that hungry lawn!

TORONTO, April 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Unseasonal temperatures have kept garden enthusiasts guessing, but for most of Canada it is now apparent, lawn and garden season has begun. With buds emerging and trees ...