Apr 26, 2018Sustainable ag boosted with Performance Nutrition, Field to Market
Performance Nutrition, a division of LidoChem, has joined Field to Market: The Alliance for Sustainable Agriculture, a multi-stakeholder initiative working to unite the agricultural supply chain in defining, measuring and advancing the sustainability of food, fiber and fuel production in the United States.
“Performance Nutrition has promoted and marketed sustainable and environmentally friendly products and programs for agriculture since the division’s inception in 2000,” said Don Pucillo, General Manager of Performance Nutrition. “We are excited to partner with other like-minded organizations that share our vision and passion. We feel that we can make a significant contribution toward achieving the goal of more sustainable agricultural practices and are eager to move forward with our colleagues and fellow members of Field to Market.”
As an active member in Field to Market, Performance Nutrition will work together with grower organizations, academia, conservation groups, public sector partners and leading companies to help to catalyze opportunities for continuous improvement in productivity, environmental quality and human well-being across the agricultural value chain.
Field to Market engages in broad communication and collaboration with stakeholders to ensure a coordinated, outcomes-based approach to sustainable agriculture that is grounded in science. By providing useful measurement tools and resources, Field to Market helps growers and the supply chain track and promote continuous improvement at the field and landscape levels.
“We are pleased to welcome Performance Nutrition to our growing membership and look forward to collaborating to help growers identify opportunities for continuous improvement and drive sustainable outcomes for commodity crop production,” said Rod Snyder, president of Field to Market. “With a long history of prioritizing sustainability, we know that Performance Nutrition will be a leader and active contributor to Field to Market.”
Representing all facets of the U.S. agricultural supply chain, Field to Market provides an unparalleled platform that helps the food and agricultural supply chain benchmark sustainability performance, catalyze continuous improvement and enable supply chain sustainability claims. For more information, visit www.fieldtomarket.org.
LidoChem, Inc.’s Performance Nutrition division was established in 1999 with a mission to develop and market “green” products and technologies for the agricultural and turf markets. The Performance Nutrition product line of crop and turf management products are tailored to meet the demand for new and safer crop and turf disease control and nutritional products. Visit pnfertilizers.com or reach us on our agriculture Facebook page, fertilizer Facebook page or on Twitter @PerformanceFert or @PerformanceFertAG for more information.