SOURCE: Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

May 11, 2016 12:55 ET

Agrium to Present at Barclays' Americas Select Franchise Conference

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - May 11, 2016) - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today that Mr. Steve Douglas, CFO, will be presenting at Barclays' Americas Select Franchise Conference in London, England, on Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at 10:40 am ET.

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

About Agrium
Agrium Inc. is a major producer and distributor of agricultural products and services in North America, South America, Australia and Egypt through its agricultural retail-distribution and wholesale nutrient businesses. Agrium supplies growers with key products and services such as crop nutrients, crop protection, seed, agronomic and application services, thereby helping to meet the ever growing global demand for food and fibre. Agrium produces nitrogen, potash and phosphate fertilizers, with a combined wholesale nutrient capacity of over nine million tonnes and with competitive advantages across all product lines. Agrium retail-distribution has an unmatched network of over 1,400 facilities and over 3,800 crop consultants. We partner with over half a million grower customers globally to help them increase their yields and returns on more than 50 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 & Market Research
    (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