(Jun 4, 2018) The Michigan DEQ granted a major permit approval to the Michigan Potash Company for a potash plant near Evart. This is a story Northern Michigan’s News Leader has been following since plans were first announced for the plant that will mine potash.
Category: Michigan Potash in the News
(Apr 19, 2018) Michigan, with all its great natural resources, has yet another bragging right. Northeast of Big Rapids in the small town of Evart, the Michigan Potash Co. is looking to mine a rock called the Borgen Bed, which lies a mile and half below the surface.
(Apr 4, 2018) The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality is now considering a proposal that could put Michigan in the forefront of potash mining.
(Mar 19, 2018) The $65 billion reserve of potash beneath parts of Michigan’s north-central Lower Peninsula is a salt that contains potassium.
(March 16, 2018) Ted Pagano Tells Guy Gordon About The Potash Beneath Michigan That Could Be Worth $65 Billion.
(Feb 17, 2018) EVART — After hearing concerns from community members Tuesday, the Evart Township board unanimously approved the establishment of an industrial district for the extraction of potash.
(Aug 24, 2017) Michigan Potash Company, LLC (“MPC”) Michigan Potash Company welcomes Mr. Angelo Brisimitzakis to the Board of Directors Through 2012, Mr. Brisimitzakis served as the CEO at Compass Minerals (NYSE: CMP), a leading minerals producer (~$1.1Bn Sales) of salt, potash, and specialty fertilizers with 2000 employees across 13 manufacturing sites in North America...
(June 15, 2017) EVART — The Michigan De-partment of Transportation an-nounced May 8 it will assist with a road improvement project in Osceola County if and when Michigan Potash Co. begins op-erations there.To accommodate the expected increase in trafﬁc, the Osceola County Road Commission plans to reconstruct 135th Avenue, Schoﬁeld Road, and a portion of...
(June 8, 2017) Transportation economic development grants will support more than 203 new jobs in Ionia and Osceola counties
(June 2, 2017) Could Michigan become a potash producer to compete with the likes of Canadian behemoth PotashCorp (NYSE:POT) and U.S. fertilizer giant Agrium Inc.(NYSE:AGU)? While that seems a stretch, considering the high barriers to entry into a market dominated by a