The Mosaic Company Contributes $75,000 for New Zealand Earthquake Relief Efforts

Mar 01, 2011, 16:37 ET from The Mosaic Company

PLYMOUTH, Minn., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) announced today it is contributing NZ$100,000 (U.S. $75,000) for earthquake relief efforts in New Zealand. Mosaic is partnering with the New Zealand Red Cross to show our support for the people of Christchurch.

"As a global company, with customers and friends in Christchurch, our employees everywhere share a great concern for those affected by this disaster," said Jim Prokopanko, Mosaic's President and Chief Executive Officer.  "We are partnering with the New Zealand Red Cross to make an immediate impact on the relief effort and to contribute to the long term rebuilding of Christchurch."

About The Mosaic Company

The Mosaic Company is one of the world's leading producers and marketers of concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients.  For the global agriculture industry, Mosaic is a single source of phosphates, potash, nitrogen fertilizers and feed ingredients.  More information on the company is available at

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