Recognition

Recognition

Agrium Wholesale works hard to grow local communities and strong environmental responsibility, and to build great partnerships with employees, customers, suppliers and shareholders.

Awards & Recognition

2013

Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 60 Employers for the ninth year in a row.
Agrium recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in The Globe and Mail and Eluta.ca.

2012

Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 55 Employers for the eighth year in a row.
Agrium recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in The Globe and Mail and Eluta.ca.

2011

  • Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 50 Employers for the seventh year in a row.
  • Agrium recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in The Globe and Mail and Eluta.ca.
  • Conda Phosphate Operations earned a Rail Safety Award from Union Pacific Railroad, for logging zero non-accidental releases (NARs) and zero notices of violations (NOVs) in 2010.
  • For the fifth time in six years, Agrium Wholesale earned the Safe Handling Award from Canadian National Railway (CN) for 2010.
  • Also for the fifth time in six years, Agrium Wholesale's Borger Nitrogen Operations plant won the Hutchinson County United Way Industry Challenge.

2010

  • Agrium Wholesale's Americus Plant presented with Agribusiness of the Year Award for 2010 by the Americus-Sumter County Chamber of Commerce.
  • Agrium Wholesale's Joffre Nitrogen Operations receives both the Chair's Award of Distinction and the President's Award from the United Way.
  • Agrium Wholesale's Redwater Plant wins CN's Safe Handling Award.
  • Agrium Wholesale's Fort Saskatchewan Nitrogen Operations and Redwater Fertilizer Operations both awarded a Certificate of Recognition for their health and safety management systems from the Alberta Safety Council and the Government of Alberta Employment and Immigration, Workplace Health & Safety.
  • Agrium Wholesale received Burlington Northern Southern Pacific (BNSF) Railway's Product Stewardship Award for its 2009 performance.
  • Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 50 Employers for the 6th year in a row.
  • Agrium recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in Maclean's Magazine, The Globe and Mail, and Eluta.ca.

2009

  • Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 40 Employers for the 5th year in a row.

2008

  • Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 40 Employers for the 4th year in a row.
  • Agrium was recognized in Calgary Inc. magazine as one of the Best Places to Work in Calgary for the second year in a row.
  • Scotiabank honoured Agrium at its 8th Annual Commercial Card Conference for leadership in card-related workflows.

2007

  • Agrium named one of Alberta’s Top 40 Employers for the 3rd year in a row.
  • Agrium was recognized by Mediacorp Canada Inc. as a Top 25 employer in Alberta.
  • We were named one of the Best 50 Corporate Citizens in Canada by Corporate Knights magazine.
  • Canadian Business magazine lists Agrium's Board as one of the top three in Canada.
  • Agrium was recognized in Calgary Inc. magazine as one of the Best Places to Work in Calgary.
  • Our Conda Phosphate Operation in Idaho achieved the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's (OSHA) highest level of recognition and was designated as an OSHA Star Site.