Illinois Fertilizer & Chemical Association
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To assist and represent the crop production supply and service industry while promoting the sound stewardship and utilization of agricultural inputs.

Legislative Updates

Updated December 27, 2016

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Dicamba Stewardship Poster

Help promote pesticide stewardship on this new crop protection technology by following the "do's and don'ts" in this IFCA poster.  

New IL Ammonia Rules & Compliance Guide

New rules for anhydrous ammonia facilities are effective July 1, 2016.  Click below for the new rules and a compliance guide from IFCA.

Restricted CDL For Transporting Ammonia Nurse Tanks

Click below for the application form to the IL Sec of State to obtain a restricted CDL for transporting ammonia nurse tanks.  

Anhydrous Ammonia Safety Video For Farmers

This video is designed to provide farmers with safety information related to handling, transportation, application, first aid and emergency response as it pertains to anhydrous ammonia.

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Did late applied nitrogen in 2016--did it pay off? Find out here from NREC funded on-farm research https://t.co/KcRYtcEYlq
University of IL and IFCA develop Maximum Return to Nitrogen (MRTN) for Lake Springfield watershed. Coming soon to the MRTN calculator!
How did Illinois' 2016 corn crop respond to nitrogen? See Update from UI https://t.co/Dep5JI2vOI
4R efforts by retailers and farmers make a difference in Lake Springfield; check out the graph and story https://t.co/qd3ECJPHQ7
The 4Rs support lower N levels in central Illinois water supplies https://t.co/ckIT4Aurw1