These pages are intended to give media organizations, policy makers and other interested parties an understanding of the fertilizer industry in Australia and the interaction with the global industry and international markets.
Fertilizer Australia actively manages a range of issues through codes of practice, reporting, and positive engagement with policy makers, the science community and interest groups.
Fertcare is a training, accreditation and certification program foccussed on fertilizer use, productivity and environmental risk management.
Fertilizer Australia encourages any entity involved in the Australian Fertilizer Industry to become a member. Full details on membership criteria can be found in the membership policy.
On these pages you will find our newsletter, reports and conference procedings in pdf format.
Fertilizer Australia, is the industry association representing manufacturers, importers and distributors of fertilizer in Australia, and associated service industries.
Presentations from the Australian Fertilizer Industry Conference 2016 can be opened or downloaded from the links below. Presentations are listed in the order in which they appear in the program.
2016 Conference Program
Session 1 Policy
Great barrier Reef issues and Queensland Government Response - Nichols.E.pdf
Improving the Use of Fertilisers in Reef Catchments-Extension, Regulation, Incentives and Innovation - Johnson.C.pdf
Green Growth Plan - Drew.N.pdf
Industry Engagement - Richardson.A.pdf
Session 2 Stewardship
IFA - Raising the Global Profile of the Fertilizer Industry - an Industry Image up for Change - Harz-Pitre.Y.pdf
Fertcare Important for our Industry and Incorporating Organics - Kraak.J.pdf
Fertcare in Action, The Advantages of Fertcare Advisor Accreditation to Elders - Page.G.pdf
Great Barrier Reef Current Status - Morris.S.pdf
Session 3 Biosecurity and Logistics
Biosecurity Legislation and the Importation of Fertiliser - Herrick.L.pdf
Revising Protocols - Herrick.L.pdf
Is a weak Shipping market Good for the Australian Fertiliser Market - Everett.C.pdf
Facilities Stewardship - Fertilizer Handling Codes of Practice - Kraak.J.pdf
Facilities Stewardship - Lessons from Newcastle Parts 1 and 2 - Peter.A and Rayner.M.pdf
Session 4 Technology 1 - Production
Australia's More Profit from Crop Nutrition program - McLaughlin.M.pdf
Better Fertilizer Decisions Database - Cox.T.pdf
Rapid Screening of Controlled Release Fertilizers - McLaughlin.M.pdf
Yield Mapping - An Essential Component of Site Specific management - Markley.J.pdf
Session 5 Economics and Markets
Global and Australian Economic Outlook - Waiting For The Bounce - Harvey.M.pdf
Fertilizer Market outlook - Zhao I.pdf
Reef Tender - Economic Incentives Drive Change - Cameron.A.pdf
Recycled Organics Industry Overview - McLean.P.pdf
Session 6 Life and Business
Ian Berry - Thriving on the Challenges of Change
Session 7 Technology 2 - Environment
Coatings and Inhibitors, Production and Relevance to Fertiliser Efficiency - Stacey.S.pdf
The practicalities of Using Controlled Release Fertilisers - Muster.T.pdf
Intercepting Nutrients from Waterways using Floating Wetlands - Drapper.D.pdf
How to build momentum in Agricultural Sustainability - Perspectives from Smartcane BMP - Kealley.M.pdf
Identifying and Managing Variability for Site Specific Management - Hughes.J.pdf