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Agrium Inc. (AGU)

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Agrium Inc.
13131 Lake Fraser Drive SE
Calgary, AB T2J 7E8
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Phone: 403-225-7000
Fax: 403-225-7609

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Sector:Basic Materials
Industry:Agricultural Chemicals
Full Time Employees:15,800

Business Summary 

Agrium Inc. produces, retails, and distributes the crop nutrients, crop protection products, seeds, and agronomics primarily in North America, South America, Europe, and Australia. The company operates through two segments, Retail and Wholesale. The Retail segment supplies crop protection products, such as herbicide, fungicide, insecticide, and adjuvant products; crop nutrients, including dry and liquid nitrogen, phosphate, potash, sulfur, and micronutrients; seeds; and merchandise comprising fencing, feed supplements, livestock-related animal health products, irrigation equipment, and other products. It also provides product application, soil and leaf testing, crop scouting, seed treatment, cattle, livestock and wool marketing, insurance, and real estate, as well as offers plant nutrient and precision agriculture software packages. The Wholesale segment produces, markets, and distributes a range of nutrients, including nitrogen-based, potash, and phosphate-based crop nutrient products to agricultural and industrial customers. The company also offers crop-inputs technology and precision agriculture services under the Echelon brand name; and supplies specialty fertilizers. 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.

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Mr. Charles Victor Magro B.Sc. (Chem), MBA, 44
Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
Ms. Leslie A. O’Donoghue Q.C., 51
Chief Risk Officer and Exec. VP of Corp. Devel. & Strategy
Mr. Ronald A. Wilkinson ,
Sr. VP and Pres of Wholesale Bus. Unit
Mr. Stephen G. Dyer ,
Pres of Retail
Mr. Richard Downey ,
VP of Investor & Corp. Relations
Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 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.
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