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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

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