SOURCE: Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

December 30, 2016 16:40 ET

Agrium to present at 2017 AltaCorp Capital Institutional Investor Conference

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - December 30, 2016) - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today that Mr. Steve Douglas, Agrium's CFO, will be presenting at the 2017 AltaCorp Capital Institutional Conference in Toronto, ON., on Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. EST.

The presentation will be available on the Company's website at www.agrium.com.

About Agrium

Agrium Inc. is a major global producer and distributor of agricultural products, services and solutions. Agrium produces nitrogen, potash and phosphate fertilizers, with a combined wholesale nutrient capacity of over nine million tonnes and with significant competitive advantages across our product lines. We supply key products and services directly to growers, including crop nutrients, crop protection, seed, as well as agronomic and application services, thereby helping growers to meet the ever growing global demand for food and fibre. Agrium retail-distribution has an unmatched network of over 1,400 facilities and over 3,800 crop consultants who provide advice and products to our grower customers to help them increase their yields and returns on hundreds of different crops. With a focus on sustainability, the company strives to improve the communities in which it operates through safety, education, environmental improvement and new technologies such as the development of precision agriculture and controlled release nutrient products. Agrium is focused on driving operational excellence across our businesses, pursuing value-enhancing growth opportunities and returning capital to shareholders. For more information visit: www.agrium.com

Contact Information

  • FOR FURTHER INFORMATION:
    Investor/Media Relations:
    Richard Downey
    Vice President, Investor & Corporate Relations
    (403) 225-7357

    Todd Coakwell
    Director, Investor Relations
    (403) 225-7437

    Louis Brown
    Analyst, Investor Relations
    (403) 225-7761

    Contact us at: www.agrium.com