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Sep 17, 2019, 09:47 ET Fertilizer Canada launches Phosphorus 'P' Week with the review and release of 4R Management of 'P' in the Northern Great Plains

OTTAWA, Sept. 17, 2019 /CNW/ - 2019 marks 350 years since the discovery of Phosphorus. In conjunction with Phosphorus 'P' Week, which runs from September 16-21, Drs. Cynthia Grant and Don Flaten have ...


Aug 28, 2019, 08:45 ET Urging Canada to Take a Leading Role in Using 4R Nutrient Stewardship to Meet Objectives Outlined in the IPCC Report on Climate Change and Land

OTTAWA, Aug. 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada must take a leading role in incorporating 4R Nutrient Stewardship (Right Source @ Right Rate, Right Time, Right Place®) into its long term climate change strategy ...


Aug 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Fertilizer industry and conservation partners collaborate to advance 4R Nutrient Stewardship in the Western Lake Erie Basin

OTTAWA, Aug. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Water quality is a vital issue in Ontario, which also holds some of the country's most viable and productive farmland. Fertilizer Canada is aware of and closely...


Jun 24, 2019, 09:00 ET Cynthia A. Grant, Renowned Soil Fertility and Crop Nutrition Researcher Inducted into Canadian Agricultural Hall of Fame

OTTAWA, June 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada is pleased to congratulate Dr. Cynthia A. Grant on her successful nomination and acceptance as an inductee of the 2019 Canadian Agricultural Hall of...


Jun 21, 2019, 12:55 ET Fertilizer Canada Encourages All Political Parties to Incorporate 4R Nutrient Stewardship into Climate Change Strategies

OTTAWA, June 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada is calling on all political parties in Canada to incorporate 4R Nutrient Stewardship (Right Source @ Right Rate, Right Time, Right Place®) in their...


May 06, 2019, 09:00 ET Third Facility Earns 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification in Ontario

OTTAWA, May 6, 2019 /CNW/ - The 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program in Ontario is proud to announce the Cottam branch of Setterington's Fertilizer Service Ltd as the third agriculture...


Apr 09, 2019, 18:21 ET Over 80,000 Smallholder Farmers in Sub-Saharan Africa to Benefit from Increased Incomes with Support from the 4R Solution Project

OTTAWA, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Co-operative Development Foundation of Canada and Fertilizer Canada have partnered to advance sustainable agriculture in Ethiopia, Ghana and Senegal as part of the...


Mar 21, 2019, 12:56 ET Fertilizer Industry Concerned Over Lack of Consultation on Saskatchewan Government's $117 Million Potash Tax Hit

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada is concerned about the lack of consultation from the Saskatchewan government in altering the current potash taxation regime. These changes will have...


Mar 21, 2019, 11:24 ET First Two Facilities Earn 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification in Ontario

OTTAWA, March 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Less than a year after its launch, the 4R Nutrient Stewardship Certification Program in Ontario announces Thompsons Limited and AGRIS Co-operative Ltd. as the first two ...


Mar 14, 2019, 09:28 ET Canadian Fertilizer Industry Commends CFIA for Collaborative Review of Fertilizers Regulations

OTTAWA, March 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada commends the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) for its work to update the regulations and reflect the needs of the industry. A modernization of...


Mar 12, 2019, 12:00 ET Updated Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Training Available for Farmers

OTTAWA, March 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Farmers will be able to renew their training on the safe handling and use of anhydrous ammonia fertilizer – a key nitrogen input – with Fertilizer Canada's...


Mar 01, 2019, 12:50 ET Fertilizer Canada Welcomes New Ministers of Agriculture, International Development

OTTAWA, March 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada looks forward to working closely with the newly appointed Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food and the Minister of International Development to...


Feb 14, 2019, 10:08 ET Nutrien Ag Solutions Recognized with 4R Nutrient Stewardship Agri-Retailer Award

WINNIPEG, Feb. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Nutrien Ag Solutions is a leader in advancing sustainable agriculture to Canadian growers. Through their commitment to 4R Designation, Nutrien Ag Solutions counted...


Feb 08, 2019, 12:00 ET New Partnership Improves Smallholder Access to Sustainable Agriculture, Food Security in Americas

OTTAWA, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Smallholder farmers in the Americas will have improved access to verified solutions to sustainable agriculture through 4R Nutrient Stewardship, following the signing of a ...


Jan 23, 2019, 14:00 ET New Canadian Field Crop Cluster Project Furthers Verification of 4R BMPs for Growers

OTTAWA, Jan. 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Canadian corn growers will have improved access to verified 4R Nutrient Stewardship best management practices (BMPs), leading to advanced economic performance and...


Dec 10, 2018, 13:00 ET Scientifically Verified BMPs Support Grower Emission Reductions of up to 35 Per Cent

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada urges the delegates of COP24 to implement the 4R Climate Smart Strategy. The 4R Climate Smart Strategy is an easily adaptable, science-based...


Dec 05, 2018, 07:00 ET 4R Climate Smart Strategy Offers Global Solution to Emission Reductions

KATOWICE, Poland, Dec. 5, 2018 /CNW/ - Governments, agriculture stakeholders and growers have the opportunity to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by up to 35 per cent by implementing the 4R Climate...


Nov 30, 2018, 10:48 ET Fertilizer Canada supports provincial governments including on-farm 4R Nutrient Stewardship practices to meet climate change goals

OTTAWA, Nov. 30, 2018 /CNW/ - Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario governments have included 4R Nutrient Stewardship in their respective climate change strategies highlighting the good work industry...


Nov 29, 2018, 11:00 ET Fertilizer Canada and the Paramedic Association of Canada sign a Memorandum of Cooperation

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - In 2008, Fertilizer Canada under the direction of the Fertilizer Safety and Security Council produced a comprehensive first responder communications and training...


Nov 29, 2018, 09:57 ET Media Advisory- Fertilizer Canada and the Paramedic Association of Canada sign a Memorandum of Cooperation

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2018 /CNW/ - Members of the media are invited to attend a press conference today with Ms. Pam Damoff, Member of Parliament for Oakville North –Burlington, Mr. Garth Whyte, President...


Nov 26, 2018, 13:00 ET Renewed Commitment in Manitoba Meets Shared Agricultural Sustainability Goals

Memorandum of Understanding renewed for three more years WINNIPEG, Nov. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - Fertilizer Canada, the Government of Manitoba, and Keystone Agricultural Producers have renewed their...


Nov 20, 2018, 19:00 ET Renewed Partnership in Ontario Provides Environmental, Economic Solutions for Growers

TORONTO, Nov. 20, 2018 /CNW/ - The renewal of a partnership agreement between Fertilizer Canada, Grain Farmers of Ontario (GFO), the Ontario Agri Business Association (OABA), the Ontario Ministry of...


Oct 12, 2018, 14:10 ET Media advisory - Renewal of Memorandum of Understanding Continues Partnership to Educate on Importance of Fertilizer, Soil Health to Agriculture

OTTAWA, Oct. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - Join us on Global Fertilizer Day on October 13 at the Soil Lab Discovery Zone at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum for an official renewal of a Memorandum of...


Aug 22, 2018, 15:00 ET New Partnership in Québec Will Help Growers Implement Sustainable Agriculture Practices

OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - A new partnership between Fertilizer Canada and the Professional Association in Crop Nutrition (PACN) will enable the advancement of sustainable agriculture in Québec....


Aug 22, 2018, 12:00 ET Fertilizer Canada Announces Brian Mark of Nutrien as Board of Directors Chair

OTTAWA, Aug. 22, 2018 /CNW/ - Effective today, Fertilizer Canada's Board of Directors has appointed Brian Mark, Nutrien Ltd., as Chair for a two-year term. "Since Brian joined Fertilizer Canada's...