NEWS
Thu Jan 29, 2015 08:43 AM CST

(Dow Jones) -- Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan Inc. raised its quarterly payout on Thursday and said fourth-quarter earnings jumped 77%, fueled by record potash sales volumes and higher prices for all three of its key fertilizer nutrients.

The Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, fertilizer giant said the record pace of global potash shipments seen in the first nine months of the year continued into the fourth quarter, with strong demand in all key markets, especially offshore. The firm is the world's largest producer of potash.

Potash sales volumes reached a fourth-quarter record of 2.5 million metric tons, bringing the total for the year ...

Quick View
  • Back to Beans Growers considering moving a field from continuous corn back into soybeans should pay special att...
  • The Attraction of Youth Combine genotyping with a yearling bull, or even a weanling, and you're less likely to make a poo...
  • Kubota Steps Up A new mid-range, high-horsepower M7 tractor moves this company into the row-crop arena.
  • SCO Sticker Shock Costs and potential disconnect with county yields make the Supplemental Coverage Option a hard se...
  • Clean Water Goes a Long Way Cleaning up 900 feet of a small creek in Kentucky brings rebirth to water once choked with sedime...
  • Clean Air Lawsuits Filed Several environmental and animal-welfare groups argue in two lawsuits that there is well-document...
  • Ag and Environment Outlook Agriculture continues to watch how the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency implements the propos...
  • Surgery on Plastics Dharma Kodali's goal is to insert soybean oil in the basic ingredient list for PVC plastics.
  • Ask the Vet How should I treat a cow with a swelling on her flank?
Related News Stories
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
DTN Fertilizer Outlook
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
Ethanol Outlook
Global Fertilizer Outlook - 9
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends
DTN Retail Fertilizer Trends