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From dust to pink gold: A retired GM’s look back on 42 years of potash mining in Esterhazy

By Jaime Rieger The K1 and K2 operations back in 2009. They were both Mosaic at the time. (IMC became Mosaic in 2004). Photos courtesy of the Mosaic Company.   Esterhazy is the potash capital of the world; there really is no other way to say it. The people who…

Esterhazy: A community on the grow

The opening of Saskatchewan’s first successful potash-producing mine was a defining moment in the history of Esterhazy, and the dawn of a new era for the province. by