With the support of the public and Canpotex, the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre (SFBLC) raised the largest amount ever for their Milk for Children Program during Milk Month, totalling $133,511. This unprecedented level of support will provide 93,365 litres of milk to the community.
The SFBLC recognizes September as Milk Month each year. All month long, the Food Bank raises awareness and funds in support of its Milk for Children Program.
Due to continued strong demand for potash in key offshore markets, Canpotex is fully committed on volumes for potash sales for shipment through to December 31, 2020. This demand is being supported by solid fundamentals for agricultural commodities in numerous growing regions. The focus on food security continues in a number of Canpotex’s offshore markets.
September 1st marks the kick-off of Milk Month, a partnership between Canpotex and the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre. Throughout Milk Month Canpotex matches public donations made to the Food Bank with funding targeted towards their Milk for Children Program.
Canpotex is fully committed on volumes for potash sales for shipment through October 2020. Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, strong demand for potash continues in our offshore markets. Demand is being supported by solid agricultural fundamentals and an increased focus on food security in a number of key markets.
As a result of recent potash contract settlements in China and India combined with continued solid demand for potash in our other offshore markets, Canpotex is fully committed on volumes for potash sales for shipment through July 2020.
The Board of Directors of Canpotex Limited (Canpotex) is pleased to announce the appointment of J. Gordon (Gord) McKenzie as President and Chief Executive Officer of Canpotex. The appointment is effective January 17, 2020.
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Canpotex Limited (Canpotex) today announced a donation of up to $50,000 to support the Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre's Milk for Children program. This is the third consecutive year Canpotex has made this commitment as part of Hunger Action Month, a national campaign to raise awareness and encourage Canadians to take action to address hunger in our communities.
The Canpotex donation will match donations from the community up to $50,000.
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Saskatoon children who might otherwise go hungry on weekends will receive vital nutrition as a result of a $78,000 donation from Canpotex to The Salvation Army’s Weekend Investment in Nutrition program.
During the month of September Saskatoon citizens took action against hunger by participating in the Hunger Action Month Challenge, a national initiative designed to raise awareness and take action against hunger in Canadian communities.
Canpotex Limited (Canpotex) is pleased to announce that today it has opened a sales office in São Paulo, Brazil to serve its customers in this important and growing market. Brazil is the largest market for Canpotex potash.