Category Archives: Industry News

Western Potash Corp. announces closing of strategic investment

Western Potash Corp. (“Western” or the “Company”) is pleased to confirm that the previously announced strategic investment by China BlueChemical Ltd., (“China Blue”) and Benewood Holdings Corporation (“Benewood”), through a joint venture company, CBC (Canada) Holding Corp. (“CBCHC”), has been completed (the “Transaction”). Western has issued to CBCHC approximately 45…

PotashCorp launches eKonomics, showcases the business of crop nutrition

On June 3, 2013, Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (“PotashCorp”) launched eKonomics.com, a new online resource that delivers easy-to-understand analyses of soil science data, agronomic information, research, and best management practices to help farmers achieve greater financial success. As part of a larger campaign, the site aims to educate farmers…

Mosaic Belle Plaine Receives John T. Ryan Safety Award

On June 1, 2013, the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) presented its prestigious  John T. Ryan Award—“Select Mines in Western Canada for 2012” to The Mosaic Company Belle Plaine potash facility for outstanding operational safety performance. CIM’s annual John T. Ryan Award recognizes mining operations with the…