The Fluid Fertilizer Foundation is the only organization with a mandate for fluid research. We have invested over $3 million in research projects selected by industry personnel. We pool our resources to do collectively what can’t be done individually.
Our research has helped improve traditional fertility programs and is evidenced by an increase in fluid fertilizer consumption from 13 million tons in 1982 to over 20 million tons today – while producing a ripple effect on research at universities around the world, including U.S., Canada, Mexico, and Australia.
The Fluid Fertilizer Foundation mourns the passing of a great friend to us and the industry. Ford West, who’s 34 year career with The Fertilizer Institute culminated with his being named President in 2005, began in 1979. Ford was born on December 11, 1947 and died on Sunday, February 14… Read more
The Fluid Fertilizer Foundation is saddend at the news of the passing of Glen Brandt. Glen was an innovator, an entrepreneur, and a founding member of the Fluid Fertilizer Foundation. His contributions and legacy are far reaching. Our thoughts and prayers are extended to his family and friends. Read more
It’s been a wild spring, there is no doubt. Cloudy, wet, cold conditions have kept many out of the fields. Growers should resist the notion that because they are planting late, they should cut back on starter fertilizer. That small amount of fertilizer is just what the corn crop needs… Read more