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Nutrien Announces Permanent Closure and Impairment of New Brunswick Potash Facility

Nutrien Ltd. (“Nutrien”) announced today that following a strategic review of the company’s potash portfolio, it has decided to permanently close its New Brunswick potash facility and will record a US$1.8 billion non-cash impairment in the third-quarter of 2018. The facility was placed in care and maintenance in early 2016 and has not produced…

Long-lasting solution for potash storage and distribution

Potash is notoriously difficult to store. It clumps when wet. It is highly corrosive. And, like most bulk material, it requires a wide-open space to store cost effectively. By combining architectural fabric with a rigid steel frame, Legacy Building Solutions has created fertilizer storage buildings that last longer in highly…

The Mosaic Company ready for the next 50

The new K3 project hit potash in Esterhazy earlier this year, marking a significant milestone for the company and province Mosaic president and CEO, Joc O’Rourke says the company’s ‘win and grow’ strategy is on display 3,350 feet below the surface in Esterhazy at its new K3 mine. On February…