NACHURS has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a leading multi-stakeholder initiative working to unite the agricultural supply chain in defining, measuring and advancing the sustainability of food, fiber and fuel production in the United States.
“For over 70 years, NACHURS has been a leader in promoting sustainable agriculture with high quality products and precision placement.” said Murray Van Zeggelaar, Vice President – Marketing. “We are very excited to join Field to Market and help them demonstrate that growing high yielding crops in a sustainable manner is achievable to help feed a growing world population.”
As an active member in Field to Market, NACHURS will work together with grower organizations, academia, conservation groups, public sector partners and leading companies to help to catalyze opportunities for continuous improvement in productivity, environmental quality and human well-being across the agricultural value chain.
Field to Market engages in broad communication and collaboration with stakeholders to ensure a coordinated, outcomes-based approach to sustainable agriculture that is grounded in science. By providing useful measurement tools and resources, Field to Market helps growers and the supply chain track and promote continuous improvement at the field and landscape levels.
“We are pleased to welcome NACHURS to our growing membership and look forward to collaborating on opportunities to help growers identify opportunities for continuous improvement and drive sustainable outcomes for commodity crop production,” said Rod Snyder, president of Field to Market. “NACHURS, which has a strong commitment to helping farmers further maximize fertilizer efficiency and nutrient stewardship, will be a valuable partner for the supply chain as we work to advance sustainability at the farm level.”