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PotashCorp Contributes Lead Gift For Greenhouse

January 06, 2010

PotashCorp, the world's largest fertilizer enterprise, has made a $250,000 contribution to the College of Agricultural Sciences as the lead gift for a fundraising initiative to replace a 50-year-old greenhouse that is the core learning laboratory for the Plant and Soil Science program. David Delaney, President of PCS Sales, states, "PotashCorp places a high priority on educational initiatives, particularly those related to production agriculture ...Our financial assistance toward the new greenhouse is a sound investment in preparing future generations of agricultural professionals." Delaney, a 1983 graduate of the College's Plant and Soil Science program, serves as member on the College Leadership Board. Click on the links below to learn more about this generous gift and PotashCorp.