SOURCE: Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

February 09, 2017 11:13 ET

Agrium to present at BMO Capital Markets 2017 Global Metals & Mining Conference

CALGARY, AB--(Marketwired - February 09, 2017) - Agrium Inc. (TSX: AGU) (NYSE: AGU) announced today that Mr. Chuck Magro, Agrium's President and CEO, will be presenting at the BMO Capital Markets 2017 Global Metals and Mining Conference in Hollywood, FL., on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. EST.

The presentation will be audio cast and 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 approximately eleven 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 approximately 1,500 facilities and over 3,300 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