Improving Soil Health for Food Security
Soil Health and Plant Nutrition Research
December 5, 2022
Improving Soil Health for Food Security
Advancing Food Security in 18 African Countries: Launching the New AfricaFertilizer.org Website
Enabling Impact
November 29, 2022
Advancing Food Security in 18 African Countries: Launching the New AfricaFertilizer.org
IFDC Hosts the 2022 Board of Directors Meeting at Headquarters
Enabling Impact
November 17, 2022
IFDC Hosts the 2022 Board of Directors Meeting at Headquarters
Request for Proposal: 50-Year Impact Study
Enabling Impact
November 14, 2022
Request for Proposal: 50-Year Impact Study
HortiNigeria Newsletter: Volume 02
Enabling Impact
November 14, 2022
HortiNigeria Newsletter: Volume 02
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Our Solutions

IFDC believes the key to global food security starts with the soil and ends at the supermarket. We strive to develop better fertilizer and production technologies, transfer these improved technologies to smallholder farmers, and connect these farmers to efficient and profitable markets. By working with strategic partners, we build local capacity and ensure sustainable impact. 

1,351

Demonstration Plots Established

391k

Farmers Applying Good Agricultural Practices

84

Public-Private Partnerships Formed

IFDC specializes in:

  • Soil and Fertilizer Research 
  • Market Systems Development 
  • Public-Private Partnerships 
  • Capacity Building and Training 
  • Environmental Stewardship 

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About Us

We are scientists, development professionals, and community members dedicated to scientific innovations that increase global food production, protect the environment, and empower smallholder farmers. Since 1974, we have worked in more than 100 countries to improve food security from right where it all starts: the soil.  

2SCALE Team Building

IFDC is comprised of a dynamic team of individuals working worldwide to help improve sustainability.