Dividend Information

Agrium common shares have historically provided our shareholders of record with a semi-annual dividend of 5.5 cents (U.S.) per share. The semi-annual dividend was increased to 22.5 cents (U.S.) for shareholders of record as of January 1, 2012, and was further increased to 50 cents (U.S.) for shareholders of record as of July 1, 2012. Additionally, on October 22, 2012, Agrium's Board announced its intention to double Agrium's dividend to $2.00 (U.S.) per share on an annualized basis and move to a quarterly payment schedule (50 cents (U.S.) per quarter), as of the next scheduled dividend in January, 2013. On September 23, 2013, Agrium's Board announced it's intention to increase the dividend by $1.00 (U.S.) to $3.00 (U.S.) per share on an annualized basis, paid in quarterly installments of 75 cents (U.S.), as of the next scheduled dividend in October, 2013.  Payment of dividends is dependant upon review and approval by Agrium's Board of Directors on a quarterly basis. See the table below for more detailed & historical information on Agrium's dividend returns and payments.

Notice to Canadian Residents Regarding Tax Eligibility of Agrium Dividends
Updated August 31, 2012

All dividends, or deemed dividends, paid by Agrium Inc. are pursuant to subsection 89(14) of the Income Tax Act, designated as eligible dividends. An eligible dividend paid to a Canadian resident is entitled to the enhanced dividend tax credit.

Agrium Inc. Common Share Dividends

Dividend No. Record Payable Rate
45 March 31, 2014 April 17, 2014 (U.S.) $0.750
44 December 31, 2013 January 16, 2014 (U.S.) $0.750
43 September 30, 2013 October 17, 2013 (U.S.) $0.750
42 April 9, 2013 July 18, 2013 (U.S.) $0.500
41 February 22, 2013 April 18, 2013 (U.S.) $0.500
40 December 31, 2012 January 17, 2013 (U.S.) $0.500
39 July 1, 2012 July 12, 2012 (U.S.) $0.500
38 January 1, 2012 January 19, 2012 (U.S.) $0.225
37 June 16, 2011 July 7, 2011 (U.S.) $0.055
36 December 30, 2010 January 13, 2011 (U.S.) $0.055
35 June 17, 2010 July 8, 2010 (U.S.) $0.055
34 December 11, 2009 January 14, 2010 (U.S.) $0.055
33 June 11, 2009 July 02, 2009 (U.S.) $0.055
32 December 29, 2008 January 15, 2009 (U.S.) $0.055
31 June 12, 2008 July 03, 2008 (U.S.) $0.055
30 December 31, 2007 January 10, 2008 (U.S.) $0.055
29 June 14, 2007 July 06, 2007 (U.S.) $0.055
28 December 28, 2006 January 11, 2007 (U.S.) $0.055
27 June 15, 2006 July 06, 2006 (U.S.) $0.055
26 December 29, 2005 January 12, 2006 (U.S.) $0.055
25 June 15, 2005 July 06, 2005 (U.S.) $0.055
24 December 30, 2004 January 12, 2005 (U.S.) $0.055
23 June 17, 2004 July 08, 2004 (U.S.) $0.055
22 December 12, 2003 January 15, 2004 (U.S.) $0.055
21 June 12, 2003 July 03, 2003 (U.S.) $0.055
20 December 18, 2002 January 15, 2003 (U.S.) $0.055
19 June 19, 2002 July 04, 2002 (U.S.) $0.055