This is a case where we hope people can agree to disagree with civility after both sides present their points. Manatee County commissioners confront another thorny environmental issue today as the Mosaic Co. and mining opponents stand before them. The world’s largest manufacturer of phosphate-based fertilizers seeks approval of a zoning change to allow a […]
For more than a century, Florida’s phosphate industry has provided livelihood, prosperity and a vibrant future to local families, businesses and communities. The process of phosphate mining, reclamation and operations has evolved over the decades, and Mosaic is proud our team of scientists, ecologists and engineers is pioneering the latest environmental technologies to reclaim the […]
An hour before it was due to start, people were already arriving to say “happy birthday” to the world’s oldest manatee in captivity. About 5,000 gathered for the Snooty’s 68th birthday celebration at the South Florida Museum in Bradenton. He’s been at the museum since 1949, when he was 11 months old. Before seeing Snooty, […]
Youngsters call him by his last name, Karimi, as if he were a magician like Houdini. Some parents might say Robert Karimi is indeed a magician because he convinces children to follow his self-described “joyous rebellious plan” to eat right. Known around the world as ThePeoplesCook, Karimi has just completed a six-week residency at the […]
The Mosaic Company welcomes Walter “Walt” F. Precourt III to Florida to assume the role of Senior Vice President- Phosphates, effective June 1, 2016. This transition comes as Gary “Bo” N. Davis announced his retirement after nearly ten years leading the company’s phosphates business and after 43 years in the industry. In connection with his […]
For the seventh year in a row, Mosaic’s sustainability efforts and achievements have led to inclusion on the “100 Best Corporate Citizens” list. This year Mosaic is No. 37 on the Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s “100 Best” list which ranks corporate responsibility based on publicly available information. Mosaic is the only crop nutrition company to be […]
Individuals and organizations were honored by the Manatee Community Foundation for their personal and philanthropic investments in Manatee County during its 2016 Spirit of Manatee Awards attended by 400 at the Bradenton Area Convention Center. The Mosaic Company was presented the Community Spirit Corporate Award. The company has given $10,000 annually to the South Florida […]
In its 100th year, Mosaic was once again proud to support the Manatee County Fair and the livestock auctions and shows from local FFA and 4-H students. These kids work so hard each year leading up to this time-honored tradition! Watch this video to learn more about the impact of these auctions within our community.
There’s still some cleanup to do after tornadoes touched down in Manatee County last month. When Mosaic employee volunteers stepped in to help a few of our neighbors in need, WFLA News Channel 8 was in Duette to capture the scene. Read the original article here.
The Rye Preserve Nature Center, also known as the upland habitat in Manatee County, is now open to the public. Several Mosaic employees who volunteered their time to help renovate the center were on hand for the dedication ceremony, which took place on Jan. 9, 2016. The center features eight exhibits focused on the history […]