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Humboldt Foundation recognises Research on Nutrient Deficiency

Jun 10, 2014

On 4 June 2014, the coveted Georg Forster Research Award of the Humboldt Foundation was presented to Prof. Dr. Ismail Cakmak, a long-term research partner of K+S KALI GmbH. more

Chart of the Month: Why do leaves turn yellow in case of magnesium deficiency?

Apr 9, 2014

Pronounced deficiency of magnesium will lead to pale discolourations of older leaves, so-called chloroses. This is due to magnesium's involvement in a number of the plant's internal processes and functions. more

Change in the Executive Management

Apr 3, 2014

The Supervisory Board of K+S KALI GmbH, Kassel, has appointed Dr. Ralph Jäger a member of the Company’s Executive Management. As of 1 July 2014, Dr. Jäger will be CFO and Chief Human Resources Officer. more

K+S KALI GmbH – Personnel Changes

Mar 28, 2014

In the course of personnel changes, Matthias Schulze will take over the position of Head of Sales Fertilizer Europe of K+S KALI GmbH in Kassel from 1 April 2014. more

Operational Launch of Three Large-scale Investments for the Werra Package of Measures: State Governments Praise Significant Progress on Water Protection

Mar 26, 2014

Hesse’s Minister President Volker Bouffier and Thuringia’s Minister of Federal and European Affairs Jürgen Gnauck have praised K+S’ efforts on water protection for the Werra river. more

IAPN organises 2nd International Symposium on Magnesium in Brazil

Mar 24, 2014

In November 2014, the Institute of Applied Plant Nutrition (IAPN), jointly funded by K+S KALI GmbH and the University of Goettingen, will organise the 2nd International Symposium on Magnesium in crop production, food quality and human health. more

Changes in the Executive Management

Mar 21, 2014

The Supervisory Board of K+S KALI GmbH, Kassel, appointed Alexa Hergenröther – as successor of Dr. Ernst Andres – as member of the Company’s Executive Management with effect from 1 June 2014. Chief Human Resources Officer Steffen Kirchhof will tender his resignation for personal reasons with effect from 30 June 2014. more

Chart of the Month: Potash deposits worldwide

Mar 18, 2014

Worldwide potash deposits are estimated to amount to approximately 210 billion tons of K2O. The largest deposits are primarily found on the northern hemisphere. more

New production facility for high-purity, compacted potassium chloride bolsters Zielitz Potash Plant

Mar 7, 2014

At the Zielitz Potash Plant, 20 million euros were invested in the construction of a new production facility for high-purity, compacted potassium chloride. The facility was commissioned on 5 March 2014. more

„Growth for Uganda” project: Starting signal for the operation of the mobile training centre at Entebbe

Feb 26, 2014

With the official handover of the mobile training centre to the Ministry of Agriculture, Animal Industry and Fisheries and to Sasakawa Africa Association-Global 2000 Uganda, the practical work of the joint “Growth for Uganda” project will start. more

Chart of the Month: Worldwide application of fertilisers

Feb 5, 2014

Worldwide application of fertilisers is rising. The largest volumes of fertilisers are used in Asia, particularly in China and in India. more

Development Cooperation: K+S KALI GmbH participates in a Village Development Project in rural India

Feb 4, 2014

“Unnat Krishi”, literally meaning ‘improved agriculture’, is the title of a joint project between K+S KALI GmbH and IRRAD in India. Following the signing of the grant agreement in June 2013, the project area was now further evaluated. This survey indicated a clear need. more

International Green Week 2014 was a great success – FNL and partners of the Adventure Farm draw a positive balance

Jan 29, 2014

The 79th International Green Week Berlin 2014 (IGW) again underlined its function as leading trade fair for agribusiness as a whole. Despite the onset of winter, Messe Berlin noted over 410,000 visitors. The Adventure Farm was once again a crowd puller. more

IGW 2014: K+S KALI GmbH’s stand at the “Adventure Farm” in great demand with visitors

Jan 24, 2014

Unbroken interest is being shown in K+S KALI GmbH’s presentation at International Green Week. Since the opening weekend, numerous visitors have stopped by at the Company’s stand at the “Adventure Farm” in Hall 3.2. in the Messe Berlin fairgrounds. more

IGW 2014: Partners at the “Adventure Farm” present “green” industry careers – K+S KALI GmbH stand attracts plenty of visitors

Jan 22, 2014

On “Vocational Training Day” held on 20 January, the partners of the International Green Week 2014 welcomed over 300 school students in fairground hall 3.2. On the following day, numerous talks and meetings were held at the K+S KALI GmbH information stand. Among the participants were representatives of federal ministries and members of the German Parliament, the Bundestag. more

“From the Depths of the Earth – Supporting Life on this Planet”: Successful start for K+S KALI GmbH at the International Green Week 2014

Jan 20, 2014

The start of this year’s International Green Week in Berlin was a great success. In the halls of the fairground at the Berlin Radio Tower as well as in the neighbouring ICC Congress Centre, the international agribusiness is presenting itself in all its diversity and underscoring the high importance of agriculture and related sectors for the people of Germany, Europe and the world. more

“From the Depths of the Earth – Supporting Life on this Planet”: K+S KALI GmbH informs visitors at the International Green Week 2014 in Berlin

Jan 9, 2014

As in previous years, K+S KALI GmbH has set up an information booth at the International Green Week. The motto chosen is “From the Depths of the Earth – Supporting Live on this Planet”, and the booth will be set up at the ErlebnisBauernhof (hall 3.2: booth 111). more

Chart of the Month: Economic Significance of the Agricultural Sector in Germany

Jan 8, 2014

The agricultural sector plays an important role in the German economy, both as producer as well as as purchaser of goods and services. more

Potash Miners Commemorate Their Patron Saint

Jan 7, 2014

In December of each year potash miners at all K+S KALI GmbH locations meet to commemorate their patron saint St. Barbara. The centuries-old tradition around this patron saint is still very much alive, also at the company’s production sites. more

Chart of the Month: “Farmer Learning Platforms” in the “Growth for Uganda” project

Dec 6, 2013

Learning fertilisation, practising cultivation together and reaping success – that is how the training concept of the Farmer Learning Platform can be summed up. more

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