Global Fertilizer Day

Global Fertilizer Day is celebrated on October 13th and it commemorates the Haber-Bosch patent on synthesis of ammonia from air in 1908.

Thanks to their invention billions of people were saved from famine and modern fertilizers will continue to ensure food security in the future. Global Fertilizer Day takes place on October 13th and is an international initiative supported by world’s fertilizer industry associations with the aim of educating the world population on the benefits and uses of fertilizers, and worldwide encouragement of innovation in agriculture for a sustainable future.

 

The campaign can be followed each year on social media following #FertilizerDay hashtag.