• FirefoxTry Yahoo Finance on Firefox »
  •  Dow Down0.08% Nasdaq Up0.22%

    More On AGU

    Agrium Inc. (AGU)

    97.06 Down 0.06(0.06%) Nov 27, 1:00PM EST
    ProfileGet Profile for:
    Agrium Inc.
    13131 Lake Fraser Drive SE
    Calgary, AB T2J 7E8
    Canada - Map
    Phone: 403-225-7000
    Fax: 403-225-7609
    Website: http://www.agrium.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Basic Materials
    Industry:Agricultural Chemicals
    Full Time Employees:15,500

    Business Summary 

    Agrium Inc. produces, markets, and distributes crop nutrients, crop protection products, seeds, and merchandise products primarily in the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, and Australia, and internationally. It operates in two segments, Retail and Wholesale. The Retail segment supplies the crop nutrients, including dry and liquid nitrogen and phosphates, potash, sulfur, and micronutrients; crop protection products, such as herbicides, fungicides, insecticides, and adjuvant products; and merchandise products comprising fencing, feed supplements, livestock-related animal health products, irrigation equipment, and other products, as well as provides seeds and seed-related information. This segment provides nutritionals and crop protection product offerings under Loveland Products brand name; seed products under the Dyna-Gro and Proven brand names; and animal health products under the Dalgety brand name. This segment also offers product application, soil and leaf testing, crop scouting, tissue and soil sampling services, seed treatment, livestock marketing, insurance and real estate services, as well as provides precision agriculture services, such as yield data mapping, record-keeping, soil fertility management, variable-rate fertilizer application, and variable-rate seeding recommendations, as well as agronomic advice and proprietary product considerations. The Wholesale segment produces, markets, and distributes nitrogen, potash, and phosphate based crop nutrients to agricultural and industrial customers. This segment’s products include ammonia, urea, urea ammonium nitrate solutions, ammonium nitrate, monoammonium phosphate, superphosphoric acid products, and muriate of potash. The company was formerly known as Cominco Fertilizers Ltd. and changed its name to Agrium Inc. in 1995. Agrium Inc. was founded in 1931 and is headquartered in Calgary, Canada.

    Key Statistics

    Company Websites 
    Home Page
    Search Yahoo! for:
    More on Agrium Inc.

    Key Executives 
    Mr. Charles Victor Magro B.Sc. (Chem), MBA, 45
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mr. Steven James Douglas , 48
    Chief Financial Officer and Sr. VP
    Ms. Leslie A. O’Donoghue Q.C., 52
    Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy
    Mr. Ronald A. Wilkinson ,
    Sr. VP and Advisor To The Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. Stephen G. Dyer B.Sc. (Chem), P.Eng,
    Pres of Retail Bus. Unit and Sr. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.