United States Organic Fertilizers Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2023 - 2028)

The United States Organic Fertilizers Market is segmented by type into Organic Fertilizers (Green Manure, Oil Cakes, Bone Meal, Fish Meal and, Other Organic Fertilizers) and Biofertilizers (Blue-Green Algae, Mycorrhiza, Azospirillum, Rhizobium, Azotobacter, and Other Biofertilizers), and by Crop Type into Grains and Cereals, Oilseeds, Fruits and Vegetables, Turf and Ornamentals, and Other Crop Types.The report offers the market sizes and forecasts in value (USD) for all the above segments.

US Organic Fertilizers Market Size

US Organic Fertilizers Market Summary
Study Period: 2018 - 2028
CAGR: 10.6 %

Major Players

US Organic Fertilizers Market Major Players

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order


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US Organic Fertilizers Market Analysis

The US organic fertilizer market is projected to witness a CAGR of 10.6.% over the forecast period, 2022-2027.

The COVID-19 outbreak had a direct and negative impact on the value chain of the market studied. The lockdown affected the export-import and the distribution system adversely. The restricted movement all over the country created a shortage of supply of raw materials required to produce fertilizers over a shorter term. This led to the use of the emergency stock of raw materials by manufacturers for continuing the production. According to the International Fertilizer Association, 2020, a combination of poor farm economics and logistical disruptions resulting from the COVID-19 pandemic and related lockdowns resulted in a fall in demand by nearly 3% on the year in July 2020-June 2021.

According to Gianni foundation of agricultural economics, California is one of the leading states in organic production with an increasing number of organic farms, land in organic production, sales of organic products. Most organic sales in California are from produce and the rest from livestock, field crops.

Green manure is the largest segment among organic fertilizers in the country. The green manure approach to crop production aids in improving economic viability while reducing the environmental impacts of agriculture. This is augmenting the growth of the market in long term.

US Organic Fertilizers Industry Segmentation

Although the definition for organic fertilizers is not well defined, the current report encompasses both fertilizers derived from organic plant and animal matter, such as green manure, oil cakes, bone meal, fish meal, etc., as well as those derived from micro-organisms, which are commonly known as biofertilizers.The United States Organic Fertilizers Market is segmented by type into Organic Fertilizers (Green Manure, Oil Cakes, Bone Meal, Fish Meal and, Other Organic Fertilizers) and Biofertilizers (Blue-Green Algae, Mycorrhiza, Azospirillum, Rhizobium, Azotobacter, and Other Biofertilizers), and by Crop Type into Grains and Cereals, Oilseeds, Fruits and Vegetables, Turf and Ornamentals, and Other Crop Types.

Organic Fertilizers
Green Manure
Oil Cakes
Bone Meal
Fish Meal
Other Organic Fertilizers
Blue Green Algae
Other Biofertilizers
Crop Type
Grains and Cereals
Fruits and Vegetables
Turf and Ornamentals
Other Crop Types
Sales Channel
Retail Stores
Other Channels

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US Organic Fertilizers Market Trends

This section covers the major market trends shaping the US Organic Fertilizers Market according to our research experts:

Increasing demand for quality and higher crop yields

According to the Research Institute of Organic Agriculture, the area under certified organic farms in the United States increased from 2,031,318 ha in 2017 to 2,023,430 ha in 2018. With the increasing demand for organic food, the area under organic cultivation is increasing. This is subsequently resulting in the growth of the market studied.

The growing population in the United States is leading to a decline in the proportion of arable land, which is primarily used to produce food. This is necessitating cultivation in poor soils. The application of organic fertilizers helps in enhancing the yield and the quality of the soil. Therefore, the application of organic fertilizers is anticipated to improve the bioavailability of all kinds of nutrients. This, in turn, is anticipated to contribute to productivity, nutrient content, and profitability.

United States Organic Fertilizers Market: Number of Certified Organic Farms, State, 2019

Increasing organic food consumption in the united states

According to the Organic Trade Association survey of 2019, Organic fruit and vegetable sales in 2019 were up nearly 5%, hitting USD18 billion. Millennials and younger generations have grown up with organic and remain the growth drivers for this category. Organic produce makes up almost a third of all organic food sales, and organic fruits and vegetables, including fresh, frozen, canned, and dried, have captured 15% of the fruits and vegetable market in the United States.

In the United States, organic food sales have experienced tremendous growth in the last decade. For this reason, not only specialized retailers sell organic foods but also traditional supermarkets and discounters. Widely known specialized organic retailers in the United States include Whole Foods Market and Sprouts Farmers Market. Whole Foods Market is the largest specialized organic retailer in the United States, with headquarters in Austin, Texas.

United States Organic Fertilizers Market: Consumption USD billion, Organic Food, 2017-2020

US Organic Fertilizers Industry Overview

The US organic fertilizers market is a fragmented market, with a large number of domestic companies occupying the market share in the country. Most of the players in the market have developed a solid agreement with distributors to cater to the end-users. Some of the notable players of the market include Sunniland Corporation,Valley Green Inc.,Agrinos AS, California Organic Fertilizers Inc, Sigma AgriScience LLC and Fertilizers USA LLC.

US Organic Fertilizers Market Leaders

  1. Sunniland Corporation

  2. Valley Green Inc.

  3. Agrinos

  4. California Organic Fertilizers Inc

  5. Sigma AgriScience LLC

  6. Fertilizers USA LLC

*Disclaimer: Major Players sorted in no particular order

US Organic Fertilizers Market Concentration

US Organic Fertilizers Market News

In Oct 2020 American Vanguard, through its subsidiary AMVAC Chemical, acquired Agrinos for an undisclosed amount. Through this acquisition AMVAC has bought the products of Agrinos in the United States and sell it in the market under AMVAC.

In April 2019 Sigma Agriscience partnered with Heliae Agriculture to offer performance-based fertilizer blends, offering for both organic and conventional options. This new portfolio of products will assist with root growth, yield, and many other benefits.

In jan 2017 Agrinos and Van Diest Supply Company, based in Webster City, Iowa, partnered to drive biological crop solutions, including biofertilizers. This partnership will help the Agrinos to increase its market share and its sales of biological products, including organic fertilizer.

US Organic Fertilizers Market Report - Table of Contents


    1. 1.1 Study Assumptions and Market Definition

    2. 1.2 Scope of the Study




    1. 4.1 Market Overview

    2. 4.2 Market Drivers

    3. 4.3 Market Restraints

    4. 4.4 Porter's Five Force Analysis

      1. 4.4.1 Bargaining Power of Suppliers

      2. 4.4.2 Bargaining Power of Buyers/Consumers

      3. 4.4.3 Threat of New Entrants

      4. 4.4.4 Threat of Substitute Products

      5. 4.4.5 Intensity of Competitive Rivalry


    1. 5.1 Type

      1. 5.1.1 Organic Fertilizers

        1. Green Manure

        2. Oil Cakes

        3. Bone Meal

        4. Fish Meal

        5. Other Organic Fertilizers

      2. 5.1.2 Biofertilizers

        1. Blue Green Algae

        2. Mycorrhiza

        3. Azospirillum

        4. Rhizobium

        5. Azotobacter

        6. Other Biofertilizers

    2. 5.2 Crop Type

      1. 5.2.1 Grains and Cereals

      2. 5.2.2 Oilseeds

      3. 5.2.3 Fruits and Vegetables

      4. 5.2.4 Turf and Ornamentals

      5. 5.2.5 Other Crop Types

    3. 5.3 Sales Channel

      1. 5.3.1 Retail Stores

      2. 5.3.2 Other Channels


    1. 6.1 Most Adopted Strategies

    2. 6.2 Market Share Analysis

    3. 6.3 Company Profiles

      1. 6.3.1 Sigma AgriScience LLC

      2. 6.3.2 Valley Green Inc.

      3. 6.3.3 California Organic Fertilizers Inc.

      4. 6.3.4 Advancing Eco Agriculture LLC

      5. 6.3.5 Agrinos AS

      6. 6.3.6 Fertilizers USA LLC

      7. 6.3.7 Sunniland Corporation Sanford



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US Organic Fertilizers Market Research FAQs

The United States Organic Fertilizers Market is studied from 2018 - 2028.

The United States Organic Fertilizers Market is growing at a CAGR of 10.6% over the next 5 years.

Sunniland Corporation, Valley Green Inc., Agrinos, California Organic Fertilizers Inc, Sigma AgriScience LLC, Fertilizers USA LLC are the major companies operating in United States Organic Fertilizers Market .

United States Organic Fertilizers Industry Report

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