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List of Sponsors
Koch Agronomic Services
Koch Agronomic Services, LLC produce and market a proven and expanding global portfolio of plant performance technologies for agriculture producers, particularly enhanced efficiency fertilizers. With a commitment to creating real, sustainable, long-term value for customers and society, Koch Agronomic Services, LLC focuses on developing customer-driven solutions to maximize plant performance and minimize environmental impact. Koch Agronomic Services, LLC is a subsidiary of Koch Industries.
"OCP is the largest phosphate producer in the world and a leading global fertilizer player, backed by more than a century’s production history. OCP has exclusive access to the largest phosphate rock reserve base in the world (*). OCP is one of the most competitive phosphate producers in the industry and is the leading player in production and trade volumes across the phosphate value chain. OCP employs 21,000 people and contributes to regional development through its mining and fertilizer operations, and through its sustainability program. OCP is also a leading phosphate supplier in Latin America and is committed to its Partners and Customers in this growing market. With already a strong position in many strategic Latin American countries, OCP has developed a unique and original business model starting with Brazil. This business model relies on the diversification of logistical solutions, which improves product availability, but also on an agronomist network close to the farmer, which enables OCP innovation to reactively adapt its product offering according to the market needs."*
For more information visit www.ocpgroup.ma
(*) according to the USGS
Ma’aden is a leading mining and metals company in Saudi Arabia, with a diverse portfolio of mineral assets at various stages of development including exploration, development, production and marketing.
Our phosphate operations consist of Ma’aden Phosphate Company (MPC) and the newly built Ma’aden Waad Al Shamal Phosphate Company (MWSPC), with a combined production capacity of 2,178 kmt of ammonia and 6,150 kmt of phosphate fertilisers. Feasibility studies are underway to build a third large-scale phosphate fertiliser project, which will add 3000 Kmt to our capacity, positioning Ma’aden among the top three producers and exporters in the world
Ma’aden has a diversified portfolio that meet different crop and soil needs, our phosphate fertilisers are known for their high purity and low heavy metals which improves fertility , protects environment and health and delivers better crop yields.
Arkema-ArrMaz is a world leader in the production of specialty chemicals for the crop nutrition, mining and other growing industries worldwide. As a trusted partner to the crop nutrition industry with operations in the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, we treat millions of tons of fertilizer for some of the world’s largest producers each year.
Today, Arkema-ArrMaz is leveraging 60+ years of expertise to innovate superior chemical solutions designed to optimize your process performance, production efficiency and product quality. Our crop nutrition product range includes:
• Dust Control Coatings
• Anti-Caking Coatings
• Moisture-Resistant Coatings
• Micronutrient Binders
• Corrosion Inhibitors and more.
Our global team will work closely with you to conduct laboratory and onsite testing, recommend customized fertilizer additives and coatings, and implement tailored application systems to meet your unique needs.
has more than 35 years of innovation in agribusiness delivering hundreds of successful projects around the world, and now a market leader in Africa. Bagtech is ready to provide fertilizer machines controlled online, enabling the settings adjustments accessible from anywhere in real time. Apart from manufacturing, the company offers its expertise in the management of bulk fertilizer and warehousing around Africa, as well as consultancy worldwide.
Like people, plants need vital minerals to grow. Compass Minerals´ Plant Nutrition helps improve yield and produce consistent crop quality.
The company is the Latin America leader of micronutrients supply for soil fertilizers industry, proving more than 800 customized formulas, which combine technical knowledge and innovation and bring differentiated solutions to increase the productivity, quality and profitability of customers business.
Compass Minerals Latin America is accredited by the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Supply (MAPA) as “Research Institute” and invests more than R$ 16 million in research and development annually. For the second time in a row, the group won from MAPA the “More Integrity” certificate, which confirms the quality of their products, raw material and services.
Compass Minerals professionals are always by your side to understand your demands and deliver the best solutions.
After all, we want to encourage the world to grow better.
FERTMINAS AN INSTITUTION THAT TURNS KNOWLEDGE INTO SOLUTIONS AND TRUST
FERTMINAS is an agro-chemical company dedicated to find solutions with products and services destinated to AGROBUSINESS., established in 2017 by Rogerio Manzano
in order to meet the needs of Brazilian Fertilizer Industry.
FERTMINAS is the fastest growing company in Latin America on the Fertilizer Improvement Market whose services/product portfolio compiles Micro-Nutrient Binders, Anti-Dusting, Anti-Caking Agents for Fertilizers and Grains. Today FERTMINAS has become exporter of its product portfolio, whose large part has find its way to markets of North America and Europe, where FIX-USA LLC works as a partner, investing in international markets through various cooperation models with local partners.
FERTMINAS, together with the technology emphasis in its vision, has targeted to be a company that maintains its sustainable growth by focusing on Green Technology extracted from vegetables.
J&H Equipment, Inc
Established in 1975 by Alan Jackson and Cliff Hollyfield, J&H Equipment designs and manufactures machinery for the chemical fertilizer industry which are used in granulation and blending systems. J&H’s line of machinery includes vibrating screens, vibrating feeders, diverter valves, rotary valves, chain mill crushers, hammer mills, lump breakers, bucket elevators, recycle control systems and Spinden reactors.
Sackett-Waconia and Sackett do Brasil have over 120 years of experience in the Fertilizer Industry offering high quality systems for the Fertilizer Industry. We specialize in complete system design for Blending, Terminals, Granulation, Compaction, Super Phosphate and Coating. To meet today’s nutrient needs we engineer systems designed to maximize accuracy.
Spectra® Colors Corp
Spectra® Colors Corp is a leading global supplier for specialty dyes/colorants for a variety of different markets. We offer a full line of specialized dyes and pigments for seed coatings, crop protection, fertilizers, landscaping, ice-melt/de-icing, turf and pond, landscaping/mulch, and other agricultural uses for brand identification or differentiation to avoid application errors.
SPECTRA RINSE ® DYES are non-staining polymeric liquid dye products. They are non-toxic, environmentally friendly and highly Rinsable/Washable from skin and most fabrics and will offer deeper saturated shades of color for today’s market demands.
Suresh Speciality Indústria Química Ltda
Suresh Speciality Industria Quimica Ltda is manufacturing and marketing additives for the Fertilizer Industries. The Company has its well established Research and Development Centre for handling the problems of Fertilizer industry. It has a small pilot granulation plant and a Phosphoric acid pilot plant as well. The products developed are tested under simulated plant conditions to get the best possible performance in the field.
The products are developed and customized as per the customers needs.
Today the Company manufactures more than 200 products.
Some of them are :
1. Dust control Agents
2. Anticaking agents
5. Slow release compounds – Urease Inhibitor (NBPT )
6. Nitrification Inhibitors (DMPP)
7. Neem Oil
8. Flotation Reagents for Mines
10. Foliar Fertilizers