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Canada’s Potash Corp., Agrium in Talks About Potential Merger

Is there potential in a merger between Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. and Agrium Inc.? While there has been talk, there have been no confirmed news about the merger. Perhaps news of their potential merger could be announced in as soon as a week. “The potential deal comes as fertilizer companies struggle with depressed crop prices, which have pressured spending by farmers.”

 

AgWeb provides more news on the potential merger.

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