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The Potato Sustainability Alliance Announces Yara North America as Newest Member

Almond Leadership Program participants learned about Yara’s fertilizer storage process during their tour of Yara North America’s Dry Terminal.

Yara North America, a market leader in crop nutrition, has joined the Potato Sustainability Alliance. As a member of the Alliance, Yara will work with processors, packers, buyers, grower organizations, conservation groups, academia, and other stakeholders, representing over $100 billion in combined revenue, to drive ongoing improvements in potato sustainability in the United States and Canada.

Founded in 1905 and rooted in Norway, Yara is a global market leader in crop nutrition and offers a wide range of products with production, sales and services, research, and support operations in the Americas, Europe, Africa, and Asia.

Markus Braaten, Market Development Manager at Yara North America:

“With a multitude of tools and services, Yara offers insights into crop nutrition and other aspects of potato production that will help to advance sustainability.”
Laura Scandurra, Executive Director of the Potato Sustainability Alliance:

“We are delighted to welcome Yara into the Potato Sustainability Alliance to better enable farmers to meet their crop nutrition needs in a sustainable manner.”

“Fostering collaboration across the value chain is an essential component of PSA.”

“By joining our organization and partnering with our members and potato farmers, Yara can help catalyze opportunities for ongoing improvements.”