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.
In particular the Code aims to ensure that such fertilisers are used safely, responsibly and effectively, while avoiding or minimising adverse environmental effects.
The Code's objectives are:
Use of the Code will give users, regulatory authorities and markets the assurance they require that the nutrients used in New Zealand primary production are well managed to avoid or minimise adverse environmental impacts.