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2013-01-30 12:21:08

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today announced that it has agreed to settle previously reported potash antitrust litigation. The litigation has been pending in U.S. District Court in the Northern District of Illinois since 2008. Mosaic will pay $43.75 million to settle all claims with both putative classes. Mosaic chose to settle these claims to avoid the significant costs, burden, and distraction of protracted litigation. Mosaic did not admit...

2013-01-21 08:22:21

SASKATOON, Jan. 21, 2013 /CNW/ - North Atlantic Potash Inc., (North Atlantic) the Canadian subsidiary of JSC Acron, drilled one exploration well this fall on KP 421, the company's wholly owned potash permit holding near Esterhazy, Saskatchewan ("Stockholm"). Two high-grade potash members were intersected. The Belle Plaine Member yielded 42% KCL over 2.5 metres and the Esterhazy Member yielded 36% KCL over 2.3 metres. The Esterhazy Member is known for its extremely favourable potash...

2013-01-17 08:22:32

SASKATOON, Jan. 17, 2013 /CNW/ - North Atlantic Potash Inc. (North Atlantic), the Canadian subsidiary of JSC Acron, has completed an 11-hole drilling project on its wholly owned Foam Lake Potash Property. In addition, 330 kilometres of 2D seismic were acquired by Boyd Petrosearch on behalf of North Atlantic. The internationally recognized potash geologic firm North Rim Exploration Ltd. prepared the 43-101 compliant Resource Summary Report for Foam Lake. The results to date have...

2012-02-21 15:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today a settlement agreement with the Sierra Club, Manasota-88, and People for Protecting the Peace River in litigation challenging the company's federal wetlands permit at the South Fort Meade mine. This permit allows mining of the Hardee County Extension near Bowling Green, Florida. The settlement, which is subject to approval by the courts, will resolve the pending appellate and trial court proceedings...

2012-02-03 07:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Feb. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) has announced a reduction of up to 20 percent in planned potash production from February through May 2012. This curtailment will result in lower operating rates at Mosaic's mines, but is not currently expected to result in any employee layoffs or material mine shutdowns. "Cautious dealer sentiment continues to delay purchases and lower near-term demand for potash," said Jim Prokopanko, President and Chief Executive...

2011-12-08 06:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today that it has reached a settlement with Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. ("PCS") regarding the parties' dispute over the obligations of Mosaic's wholly-owned subsidiary, Mosaic Potash Esterhazy Limited Partnership, to supply potash from its Esterhazy mine to PCS pursuant to a tolling agreement which began in 1978. The parties were scheduled to begin trial before the Queen's Bench Judicial Centre...

2011-11-17 07:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today that it agreed to repurchase 21.3 million shares from the Margaret A. Cargill Trusts for approximately $1.2 billion. The purchase price will be $54.58 per share, the closing price of Mosaic's common stock on November 16, 2011. This repurchase completes, well ahead of schedule, the disposition of 157 million shares designated to be sold during the 15-month period following the May 25, 2011...

2011-11-15 07:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today announced it has completed its second company-wide sustainability assessment and published a sustainability report summarizing progress on key initiatives in the areas of food, water, land, energy, air and people. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20060331/MOSAICLOGO) The report, available at http://www.mosaicco.com/sustainability/report/, measures Mosaic's progress on performance indicators...

2011-10-12 08:14:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Oct. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today that it plans to redeem the remaining $469 million aggregate principal amount of its 7-5/8% senior notes due December 2016 (the "Notes") pursuant to the terms of the Indenture dated as of December 1, 2006 relating to the Notes. The redemption date is expected to be December 1, 2011. Calling the bonds is expected to eliminate annual interest expense of approximately $36 million, upon redemption of...

2011-09-23 06:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- In conjunction with the announcement yesterday of a secondary offering of shares related to the Company's inclusion in the S&P 500 index, The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced first quarter fiscal year 2012 net earnings increased 77 percent to $526 million and earnings per diluted share increased 75 percent to $1.17. Mosaic's net sales in the first quarter of fiscal 2012 increased 41 percent to $3.1 billion. Segment volumes, realized...