Agricore United

Agricore United

March 07, 2005 10:11 ET

Agricore United Hosts Conference Call on Q1 Results


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FOR: AGRICORE UNITED

TSX SYMBOL: AU.LV

MARCH 7, 2005 - 10:11 ET

Agricore United Hosts Conference Call on Q1 Results

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(CCNMatthews - March 7, 2005) - Agricore United
(TSX:AU.LV) announced today that it will release its first quarter
results for fiscal 2005 on Thursday, March 10, 2005. The news release
will also be made available on the Company's web site at
www.agricoreunited.com.

Media and other interested parties are invited to participate in a
conference call with Agricore United's Chief Executive Officer Brian
Hayward on Thursday, March 10, 2005 at 2:00 p.m. CST (3:00 p.m. EST).
Hayward will provide a summary of the company's results, which will be
followed by a question and answer session.

Participants may dial in just before 2:00 p.m. CST at the following
number:

1-416-405-9310

Confirmation Number: 3144565

Moderator: David Carefoot

The conference call will also be digitally recorded and will be
available for re-broadcast until April 8, 2005. To access the playback,
call 1-416-695-5800. The Passcode Number for the playback is 3144565.

Agricore United is one of Canada's leading agri-businesses. The
prairie-based company is diversified into sales of crop inputs and
services, grain merchandising, livestock production services and
financial markets. Agricore United's shares are publicly traded on the
Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "AU.LV".

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Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
    Agricore United
    Radean Carter
    Communications Coordinator
    (204) 944-2238
    rcarter@agricoreunited.com