Environmental, Regulatory & Governance
The J.R. Simplot Company meets our environmental, regulatory and governance obligations with a focus on opportunities to sustain and steward resources.
Our ongoing commitment to the long-term prosperity of the communities where we operate includes meeting our environmental regulatory and governance obligations.
In following our purpose of Contributing to Feed Our World, the health and safety of our employees and the communities where we operate is our highest priority. To do this we must operate our facilities and activities across our global food and agriculture footprint to meet or exceed the applicable laws and regulatory requirements.We do this while responsibly managing our use of and impact on natural resources while continuously striving for improvement through new technologies and innovations. We require the same unwavering dedication to business ethics, values and integrity from the partners we work with.
Our Consent Decrees
Our facility outside of Rock Springs, WY produces phosphate fertilizer and phosphoric acid from ore mined at the Vernal Mine. The plant also produces ammonia.
Our Sustainability Vision
From soil and sea to employees and partners, sustainability is woven into the fabric of our company. It drives us to find ways to produce more with less as we contribute to feeding the world’s growing population today and for generations to come.
Built from the ground up by our founder J.R. Simplot, we have been farming for more than 90 years. Today, Simplot Grower Solutions (SGS) is growing in its position as a dynamic agribusiness leader with a full suite of exclusive products, cutting-edge technology and top-notch service. Despite our growth, we are still farmer focused and family run.
The J.R. Simplot Company has operations that touch every aspect of agriculture including seed production, farming and ranching, plant sciences, fertilizer manufacturing, food processing, commercial product development and distribution. We pioneer sustainable innovations to protect our resources and we strive to feed a growing population.