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Griffin Fertilizer Company, a division of Ben Hill Griffin, Inc., is a full-service custom dry & liquid fertilizer blender and crop protection products distributor.

Griffin Fertilizer Company

Griffin Fertilizer Company, a division of Ben Hill Griffin, Inc., is a full-service custom dry & liquid fertilizer blender and crop protection products, distributor. Since our founding by Ben Hill Griffin, Jr. in 1959, Griffin Fertilizer has been committed to helping our customers make sound agronomic and economic decisions in order to maximize their crop yields.

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Griffin Dual Phos

GRIFFIN DUAL PHOS is a proprietary nutrient solution containing highly soluble forms of elements essential to plant growth, crop development, crop quality and yield. 

Dual PHOS is formulated with Dipotassium Phosphate (DKP).

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OUR BLOG

Start of Florida Citrus Recovery Grant Program Announced

Citrus growers suffering damage from Hurricane Irma can now apply for the Florida Citrus Recovery Grant Program.   The U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency (FSA), Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) recently announced the creation of the Florida Citrus Recovery Grant Program. Aimed at helping Florida citrus growers who suffered damages from Hurricane Irma, [...]

Options to Protect Field Crops from Contamination from Animals

While you can’t prevent 100% of wildlife from your field crops, there are some things you can do to prevent and reduce animal contamination.   Florida is well-know for its abundant wildlife, and that wildlife easily crosses the borders from wild lands into fields filled with crop. Usually wild animals are after food, and they are generally going to leave the end-product associated with eating [...]

Congratulations to the Winners of the 2018 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award

Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam recently announced the winners of the 2018 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award.   The winners of the 2018 Agricultural-Environmental Leadership Award were announced recently by Ag Commissioner Adam Putnam, according to a press release on the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. According to the release, the award has been given by the Commissioner of Agriculture since 1994. See details from the [...]

Most Weed Issues Self-Inflicted: Watch Out for These Ten

Explore the top 10 issues that drive an Extension weed specialist crazy, especially since most of them are ‘self-inflicted,’ according to one specialist.   Weeds are a problem on any farm, but the trouble they cause can be compounded by poor choices in a number of ways. One Extension weed specialist, , shared ten ways that poor choices when it comes to weed controls can [...]

Grower Sentiments High, Barring Any Hurricanes to Repeat Last Year

Highlands County Extension Director and Citrus Extension Agent shared grower sentiments at the end of August.   As both the Extension Director for Highlands County and a Citrus Extension Agent, Laurie Hurner has pulse of local grower sentiments, and she shared them concerning this season’s citrus harvest and more in a CitrusIndustry.net article. See the details below. […]

Q&A on Choosing What Citrus Scions /Rootstock Combo to Plant

Explore the questions to ask if you are considering what planting citrus scions /rootstock combinations to plant, and their answers from a Florida citrus grower.   Florida citrus growers are constantly considering planting new citrus due to an array of factors, such as losing trees to citrus greening or storms like Hurricane Irma. Florida citrus grower Nate Jameson, who operates Brite Leaf Citrus Nursery in [...]