Sustainable agriculture

agriculture-durable

AFCOME promotes sustainable and profitable (ecologically productive) agriculture.

Its members ensure that products are managed and used in a responsible manner by:

  • Developing and refining fertiliser blending techniques;
  • Communicating on the economic, agronomic and environmental benefits of fertiliser blends;
  • Devising and sharing the best fertiliser distribution techniques;
  • Developing and disseminating directions for use to ensure that risks are controlled in terms of the facilities, the safety of farmers, the efficiency of the fertilisers and environmental compliance;
  • Making every effort to ensure that the storage, transport and marketing regulations for fertilisers and blends comply with legislation.