Focused on Results
Driven by Science
Guided by 4R Nutrient Stewardship
About The Foundation for Agronomic Research (FAR)
FAR is a non-profit research and education foundation created to improve the research, education, economic vigor and sustainability of agriculture.
4R Research Fund
The Fertilizer Institute, with cooperating partners, established the 4R Research Fund in 2013 to address knowledge gaps in nutrient management. Since then, the industry has invested $8.4 million while leveraging $8.8 million in other funding to support 4R research.
U.S. Funded Projects
- Purdue University
- Southern Illinois University
- University of Toledo
- Iowa State University
- USDA United States Department of Agriculture
- Kansas State University
- University of Illinois
- Utah State University
- Virginia Tech
- University of Arkansas
- UC Davis University of California
- University of Arizona
This post is part of a series highlighting work across the fertilizer industry as featured in TFI’s State of the Fertilizer Industry Report. Visit www.fertilizerreport.org to learn more. The concept of 4R Nutrient Stewardship has been used in some form in U.S....
Washington, D.C. – The Fertilizer Institute today announced the selection of John D. Jones as the Director of the Foundation for Agronomic Research. Jones will provide oversight of the 4R Research Fund, coordinate a 4R Researcher network, and support other strategies...