Articles about fertilizers


Healthy soils, healthy future

Last updated: 06/29/2018

A recent soil symposium in Rome shared scientific evidence to support actions to prevent and reduce soil pollution. Did you know that there are more soil microorganisms in a...

Read full article


Majority of Fertilizers Continue Higher

Last updated: 06/04/2018

Telvent DTN, LLC, doing business as “DTN The Progressive Farmer” or “Schneider Electric” (hereinafter “Schneider Electric”) respects individual privacy and values the confidence...

Read full article


Fertilizers Continue Mostly Higher

Last updated: 05/26/2018

Telvent DTN, LLC, doing business as “DTN The Progressive Farmer” or “Schneider Electric” (hereinafter “Schneider Electric”) respects individual privacy and values the confidence...

Read full article


Yara N-Tester - to measure leaf nitrogen

Last updated: 05/25/2018

Yara N-Tester is a hand held leaf nitrogen measurement tool which enables quick and easy readings to be taken in a growing crop to establish its exact nitrogen status. This...

Read full article


Polymers overcapacity starting to bite in some grades as US plants start up - Borealis CEO

Last updated: 05/09/2018

LONDON (ICIS)--New polymers capacities coming on stream in the US are starting to be felt in the market, with low quality grades being the first to notice a change in market...

Read full article


One Minnesota water issue mellows as rally begins

Last updated: 05/07/2018

Radar As it stands, the rules ban the fertilizer on frozen fields in the fall in areas of the state where soil is likely to allow the nitrates to leech into underground water...

Read full article


Even More Lower Fertilizer Prices

Last updated: 05/05/2018

Telvent DTN, LLC, doing business as “DTN The Progressive Farmer” or “Schneider Electric” (hereinafter “Schneider Electric”) respects individual privacy and values the confidence...

Read full article


Why Precision Agriculture Will Change How Food Is Produced

Last updated: 05/04/2018

Food waste during the production process is costly to the environment and economically. According to a McKinsey & Company report in 2016 on how big data will revolutionize the...

Read full article


Change Coming to Fertilizer Prices?

Last updated: 04/26/2018

Telvent DTN, LLC, doing business as “DTN The Progressive Farmer” or “Schneider Electric” (hereinafter “Schneider Electric”) respects individual privacy and values the confidence...

Read full article


Yara, BASF start up US ammonia plant in Freeport

Last updated: 04/13/2018

HOUSTON (ICIS)--A joint venture made up of Yara and BASF started up a new ammonia plant in Freeport, Texas, the companies said on Wednesday. The plant has a capacity of 750,000...

Read full article


From organic to fair trade: what food certifications really mean

Last updated: 04/13/2018

Not all food and beverage certifications are created equally. Some things, like the sourcing and purification of bottled water, are strictly overseen by The U.S. Food and Drug...

Read full article


Smallholders Access to Fertilizers Home Page

Last updated: 04/12/2018

Africa is changing rapidly. However, too many people (including a large number of farmers) will continue to be hungry and malnourished if more is not invested in...

Read full article