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Category: Michigan Potash in the News
(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.
(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.