Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc.
TSX : SWP

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc.

April 11, 2007 11:41 ET

Pool Extends Deadline for Subscription Receipts

REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN--(CCNMatthews - April 11, 2007) -

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Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc. (TSX:SWP) announced today that it has received the written consents required to extend the expiry date of its outstanding subscription receipts issued in connection with a public offering and private placement that each closed on February 15, 2007. The deadline for the exchange of these subscription receipts into common shares of the Pool has been extended to 5 p.m. (Toronto time) on May 31, 2007.

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc. is a publicly traded agribusiness headquartered in Regina, Saskatchewan. Anchored by a Prairie-wide grain handling and agri-products marketing network, the Pool channels Prairie production to end-use markets in North America and around the world. These operations are complemented by value-added businesses and strategic alliances, which allow the Pool to leverage its pivotal position between Prairie farmers and destination customers.

The Pool's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SWP and its existing publicly traded subscription receipts are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SWP.R.

Contact Information

  • Shareholder Contact:
    Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc.
    Toll-free at 1-866-301-3454
    or
    Company Contact:
    Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc.
    Susan Cline
    (306) 569-6948
    Website: www.swp.com/investor.html