Potash in New Brunswick: Past discoveries, current success, future potential

New Brunswick is Canada’s only province besides Saskatchewan to have economically extractable concentrations of potash.  Moreover, New Brunswick is the only potash-producing region on the eastern seaboard of North America.  Today, potash mining in New Brunswick accounts for about five per cent of all potash production in Canada. by

Saskatchewan’s potash mining industry – providing prosperity and security for the province’s communities

By Leonard Melman PotashCorp Lanigan mine site. Image courtesy of PotashCorp.[/caption] Casual visitors to the southern portion of Saskatchewan cannot help but note that agriculture is of vast importance to the province.  Clearly, they understand that the vast expanses of vibrant earth combined with adequate moisture, long hours of sunshine,…

Saskatchewan Potash Council proudly celebrates their fifth anniversary

By Jillian Mitchell As the Saskatchewan Potash Council promotes, “an injury to one is an injury to all.” It’s a mandate that proudly reflects the collective bargaining power of a union. by