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Western Potash receives final engineering report on Milestone Pilot Plant Project

Western Potash Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Milestone Potash Corp. (“MPC”) has received the final engineering report on the proposed Milestone Pilot Plant Project (“the Pilot Project”). The report was compiled by Amec Foster Wheeler who was responsible for all site surface facilities, Agapito Associates…

Western Potash Corp. Corporate Appointments Announcement

Western Potash Corp. (WPX: TSX) (FSE: AHE) (“Western”, “the Company”) is pleased to announce the following corporate updates.  The appointments to management detailed below include the appointments to the positions of Milestone Potash Project director, senior vice-president of business development, director of administration in addition to a new external auditor. The…

Mosaic idles Colonsay mine; lays off 330 workers

The Mosaic Company announced yesterday that it will idle its Colonsay, Saskatchewan potash mine for the remainder of 2016 and halt current turnaround activities. As a result of this, the company has temporarily laid off 330 employees. Mosaic says that the move is intended to allow the company to meet…