Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

March 31, 2006 07:00 ET

Agrium to Present at BMO Nesbitt Burns Global Fertilizer Conference

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - March 31, 2006) - Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) (NYSE:AGU) announced today that Mr. Mike Wilson, Agrium President and CEO, will be presenting at the BMO Nesbitt Burns Global Fertilizer Conference in Toronto on Monday, April 3, 2006 at 10:15 a.m. ET.

Agrium will host a live audio webcast of the presentation at, expected to be approximately 20 minutes in length. The presentation will be archived on Agrium's website for one year.

Agrium Inc. is a leading global producer and marketer of agricultural nutrients and industrial products and a major retail supplier of agricultural products and services in both North and South America. Agrium produces and markets three primary groups of nutrients: nitrogen, phosphate and potash as well as controlled release fertilizers and micronutrients. Agrium's strategy is to grow through incremental expansion of its existing operations and acquisitions as well as the development, commercialization and marketing of new products and international opportunities.

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