Disruption in the potash world

Russia from Above project. Magadan Region

By Leonard Melman Potash is big business.  As a primary ingredient in crop fertilization, potash is consumed in vast quantities and the mining of the mineral has become a $20 billion dollar per year business. by

Mosaic Esterhazy welcomes GM Bruce Bodine

Bruce Bodine, GM of Mosaic.  Image by Jaime Rieger.

By Jaime Rieger Florida can be a pretty nice place to live, especially when comparing it to the deep-freeze conditions of a prairie winter. But to Florida-raised Bruce Bodine, the newest general manager (GM) of Mosaic operations, the weather was hardly a deciding factor when he made the choice to…

PotashCorp announces operating and workforce changes


Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (PotashCorp) announced on December 3, 2013 that it is taking the difficult but necessary step to reduce its workforce in Canada, the United States and Trinidad by approximately 18 per cent from current levels. Workforce reductions by region is as follows: Saskatchewan – approximately 440…