Fertilizer News

  • Fertilizer Transport by Rail Now Tracked for Efficiency

    "The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) lauded the Surface Transportation Board (STB) for finalizing its rulemaking at the end of November requiring Class I railroads to provide performance reports on shipments of fertilizer. The...

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  • Investment in fertilizer industry hits $4.5 billion

    "The African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) has disclosed that investment in the fertilizer industry has risen to about $4.5 billion.
    The Chief Executive Officer of AFAP, Jason Scarpone, who made the disclosure during...

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  • Fertilizer prices look to rise by late summer

    "CNS Canada — A rise in prices for soybeans and other crops could make fertilizer more expensive in the coming months, according to a major player in the industry.
    In the May market report from the Mosaic Co., the company...

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  • ResponsibleAg growing and recruiting

    "The ResponsibleAg organization announced its “registered retail facilities is now in excess of 1,900,” and the executive director has seen a “marked uptick in participation,” which he expects to continue....

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  • A Green Revolution

    "NOT so long ago Jean Pierre Nzabahimana planted his fields on a hillside in western Rwanda by scattering seed held back from the last harvest. The seedlings grew up in clumps: Mr Nzabahimana, a lean, muscular man, uses his hands to...

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