The Oregon Department of Agriculture's fertilizer research and development program provides grant monies for field level projects that address the interactions of fertilizers, agricultural minerals, and agricultural amendments with ground or surface water. Since 1990, the program has provided over 1.9 million dollars for 90+ projects dealing with a wide variety of Oregon crops throughout the state. All funds distributed are generated through fertilizer, agricultural mineral, and agricultural amendments product sales (ORS 633.460).


All funded projects are indexed by funding year. 


Fertilizer Program
635 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Phone: 503-986-4635
Fax: 503-986-4735


Oregon Fertilizer Laws

Laws governing fertilizer, agricultural amendment and lime products Statute