Feeding the world’s growing population
New Zealand’s reputation as a quality food producer is growing.
The Fertiliser Association of New Zealand promotes and encourages responsible and scientifically-based nutrient management.
11 July 2018
Research funded by the Ministry for Primary Industries, Sustainable Farming Fund, is obtaining data on the amount of nitrogen leaching under lucerne, grazed by stock on a representative site in the Lake Taupo catchment.
5 June 2018
The Good Farming Practice Action Plan for Water Quality was launched by Ministers David Parker and Damien O’Connor in the Waikato on 5 June.
25 May 2018
With pastoral farming accounting for over $20 billion of New Zealand’s annual exports, forages are vitally important to New Zealand’s economy. The Fertiliser Association is part of the Pastoral Industry Forage Strategy steering group, which was established to provide a unified vision and investment strategy.
28 April 2018
The fertiliser industry in New Zealand purchases phosphate rock from a range of countries including Western Sahara. Western Sahara is the subject of a long-standing territorial dispute.