Missouri Fertilizer Control Board

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Missouri Fertilizer Control Program

The Missouri Fertilizer Control Board exercises general supervision of the administration and enforcement of the Missouri Fertilizer Law.

As provided for by state law, the MoFCB issues permits authorizing the sale of fertilizer to uphold quality control.

Properly managed fertilizer production and application benefits

  • The Economy
  • Social Welfare
  • Our Environment

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Show-Me Nutrient Stewardship

Nutrient management is essential to farm profitability and sustainability.

Show Me Nutrient Stewardship, a program of the Missouri Fertilizer Control Board, promotes sustainable farming practices to maintain a grounded approach to nutrient management.

We Support

  • Sustainable Farming Practices
  • Fertilizer Application Efficiency
  • Soil & Water Resource Protection

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We’re better together.

Findings for Farmers

The Missouri Fertilizer Control Board is happy to announce two new research projects aimed at improving fertilizer recommendations for Missouri farmers.

Meet the researchers and read up on the details of each project, today!

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Are There Limits to the Benefits of Cover Crops?

Are There Limits to the Benefits of Cover Crops?

The benefits of cover crops on row crop acres have become increasingly well-known. Improvements in soil organic matter, weed interference, and soil fertility have been touted for years along with an increase in soil water holding capacity. Decreases in soil erosion,...

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Phosphorus Loss in Surface Water

Phosphorus Loss in Surface Water

Originally published in the Mid America CropLife Association (MACA) November Water Update - November 15, 2023. I had the opportunity to attend the Agricultural Nutrient Policy Council (ANPC) meeting in Columbus, Ohio a few weeks ago and learned a great deal about what...

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