Registration - In-house Organization

Fertilizer Canada / Fertilisants Canada / Garth Whyte, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Registration Information
In-house Organization name: Fertilizer Canada / Fertilisants Canada
Previous in-house organization names
Responsible Officer Name: Garth Whyte, PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER 
Responsible Officer Change History
Initial registration start date: 1996-09-19
Registration status: Active
Registration Number: 744179-563
Associated Communications

Total Number of Communication Reports: 614

Monthly communication reports in the last 6 months: 19

Version 1 of 59 (1996-09-19 to 1997-07-29)

Version 1 of 59 (1996-09-19 to 1997-07-29) was submitted prior to the Lobbying Act coming into force on July 2, 2008. Due to different information requirements at that time, the registration is presented in the following format.

A. Organization Information

Organization: CANADIAN FERTILIZER INSTITUTE
1504 - 222 QUEEN STREET
OTTAWA, ON  K1P 5V9
Canada
Telephone number: 613-230-2600
Fax number: 613-230-5142  
Responsible officer name and position during the period of this registration: ROGER L LARSON, PRESIDENT  
 
Description of the organization's activities: REPRESENTING THE FERTILIZER INDUSTRY, MANUFACTURERS, RETAIL DISTRIBUTORS AND AFFILIATED AGRI-RETAILER ORGANIZATIONS.
Organization's membership or classes of membership: ACTIVE MEMBERS: NITROGEN, POTASH, PHOSPHATE AND SULPHATE MANUFACTURERS WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DISTRIBUTORS FERTILIZER RETAILERSASSOCIATE MEMBERS: BANKS AND OTHER FINANCIAL ORGANIZATIONS, TRANSPORTATION COMPANIES, INDUSTRY CONSULTANTSAFFILIATE MEMBERS: FERTILIZER AGRI-RETAILER ORGANIZATIONS INTERNATIONAL FERTILIZER ORGANIZATIONS
 
Was the organization funded in whole or in part by any domestic or foreign government institution in the last completed financial year? No
 

B. Lobbyists Employed by the Organization

Name: JIM FARRELL
Position title: MANAGER, TECHNICAL AFFAIRS
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 
Name: ROGER LARSON
Position title: MANAGING DIRECTOR
Public offices held: N/A. Disclosure of this information was not a requirement prior to June 20, 2005.
 

C. Lobbying Activity Information

Federal departments or organizations which have been or will be communicated with during the course of the undertaking: Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA), Canadian Transportation Agency (CTA), Environment Canada, Finance Canada (FIN), Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO), Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada (DFAITC), Hazardous Materials Information Review Commission (HMIRC), Industry Canada, Natural Resources Canada (NRCan), Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), Statistics Canada (StatCan), Transport Canada (TC), Treasury Board Of Canada Secretariat (TBS)
Communication techniques that have been used or are expected to be used in the course of the undertaking:
Grass-roots communication, Informal communications, Meetings, Presentations, Telephone calls, Written communications, whether in hard copy or electronic format
 
Subject Matter: Areas of Concern: Agriculture, Energy, Environment, Government Procurement, Industry, International Trade, Justice and Law Enforcement, Mining, Science and Technology, Taxation and Finance, Transportation
 
Subject Matter: Retrospective: BILL C-101 - CANADA TRANSPORTATION ACTFERTILIZER ACT - AGRICULTURE CODETRANSPORT OF DANGEROUS GOODSCEPA - PSL2 LISTU.S. HELMS-BURTON LEGISLATION - FOREIGN AFFAIRSCOAST GUARD - MARINE SERVICES FEESBILL C-44 - MARINE TRANSPORTRCMP - CRIMINAL MISUSE OF INDUSTRY PRODUCTSAGRICULTURE AGRI-FOOD CANADA - BUSINESS ALIGNMENT PLANNATURAL RESOURCES CANADAINDUSTRY CANADAPSL2TRANSPORT CANADA
Subject Matter: Prospective: BILL C-101 - CANADA TRANSPORTATION ACTFERTILIZER ACT - AGRICULTURE CODETRANSPORT OF DANGEROUS GOODSCEPA - PSL2 LISTU.S. HELMS-BURTON LEGISLATION - FOREIGN AFFAIRSCOAST GUARD - MARINE SERVICES FEESBILL C-44 - MARINE TRANSPORTRCMP - CRIMINAL MISUSE OF INDUSTRY PRODUCTSAGRICULTURE AGRI-FOOD CANADA - BUSINESS ALIGNMENT PLANNATURAL RESOURCES CANADAINDUSTRY CANADAPSL2TRANSPORT CANADAAGRICULTURE: ADMINISTRATIVE MONETARY PENALTIES FOOD AGENCY (INSPECTION BRANCH) RESEARCH PROGRAMS