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Western Potash Corp. enters project agreement with rural municipality of Lajord

Western Resources Corp. is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Western Potash Corp. entered into a ‘project agreement’ with the rural municipality of Lajord for the construction and operation of Western’s Milestone Selective Solution Mining project (Phase l project). The Milestone Phase I project is located in the RM of…

K+S Potash Canada ready to serve North American market as new domestic rail cars are delivered

K+S Potash Canada (KSPC) is pleased to accept their first domestic rail cars built by National Steel Car (NSC) in Hamilton, Ontario, the same manufacturer that produced the company’s international fleet last fall. KSPC will take delivery of 200 cars beginning in August, and more cars will be added over…

Bethune mine produces first tonnes of potash

Earlier than expected, K+S has produced the first tonnes of marketable potash in its new Bethune potash mine in Saskatchewan at the beginning of June. “This is a great day for our company,” says Dr. Burkhard Lohr, chairman of the board of executive directors of K+S Aktiengesellschaft. “With Bethune, the most modern…