About us

Nutrients for Life Canada (NFL Canada) is a national team of passionate educators working with teachers across Canada. We deliver curriculum-based programs in alignment with Canada’s Sustainable Agriculture Strategy to engage teachers and students in contributing to solutions for sustainable agriculture and environmental stewardship.

Our Purpose

The foundation for achieving global food security lies with one’s understanding of the importance of healthy soils and the role of nutrients to maximize the plant's potential. We offer online, in class, teacher conference, and field day learning events in collaboration with teachers and the agriculture industry! In line with our core values, we are focused on sustainable innovations in agriculture and environmental stewardship. Specifically in the areas of 4R Nutrient Stewardship, understanding soil and improving soil health, what plants need to grow, and the production of nutritious food!

Printable Documents

If you need a printable version of our About Us and Purpose, here they are:

PDF for partners PDF for educators

Resource Guide for Teachers

An overview of our main resources for teachers

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Teacher Membership

Free classroom activity, in-class presentation, be-in the know, chance to win grant and more!

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Digital case study

An investigation for high school students to explore the science of water quality challenges in Lake Erie.

Lake Winnipeg coming soon.



The schedule of future events is in development.

View all past and future events

Canadian Foundation

We are a Canadian Foundation. Our American friends should visit Nutrients for Life USA.

Nutrients for Life Canada
Nutrients for Life USA