Agrium Inc.

Agrium Inc.

June 12, 2006 07:10 ET

Agrium to Present at Merrill Lynch Agriculture Chemicals Conference

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(CCNMatthews - June 12, 2006) - Agrium Inc. (TSX:AGU) (NYSE:AGU) announced today that Mr. Richard Gearheard, Senior Vice President, Agrium and President, Retail, will be presenting at the Merrill Lynch Agriculture Chemicals Conference in New York on Wednesday, June 14, 2006 at 10:15 a.m. ET.

Agrium will host a live audio webcast of the presentation at, expected to be approximately 30 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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