June 2010 – Seventy-five percent of the world’s fertilizers and fertilizer production technology were developed in Muscle Shoals, Alabama. One of the Tennessee Valley Authority’s core missions was fertilizer research and development. Fertilizer improves soil quality and increases food production. IFDC has launched the Virtual Fertilizer Research Center (VFRC), a global research initiative to create the next generation of fertilizers and production technologies.
Click here for an overview of the VFRC.