The Mosaic Company Names Gregory L. Ebel To Board

              The Mosaic Company Names Gregory L. Ebel To Board

PR Newswire

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Oct. 4, 2012

PLYMOUTH, Minn., Oct. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Mosaic Company announced the
election of Gregory L. Ebel to its Board of Directors, bringing the total
number of directors to 12.

"Greg has built an impressive career in leadership roles in the energy sector,
and we believe Mosaic and its Board of Directors will benefit from his
experience and counsel," said Robert Lumpkins, Chairman of the Board of The
Mosaic Company. "Greg's values and commitment to sustainability and safety are
a great fit at Mosaic."

Currently, Ebel serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Spectra
Energy Corp, which through its subsidiaries and equity affiliates, owns and
operates a large and diversified portfolio of complementary natural
gas-related energy assets.

Previously, Ebel served as Group Executive and Chief Financial Officer of
Spectra Energy, President of Union Gas Limited, a subsidiary of Spectra
Energy, and Vice President, Investor & Shareholder Relations of Duke Energy

Ebel also serves on the board of directors for Spectra Energy Corp and DCP
Midstream, LLC.

About The Mosaic Company
The Mosaic Company is one of the world's leading producers and marketers of
concentrated phosphate and potash crop nutrients. Mosaic is a single-source
provider of phosphate and potash fertilizers and feed ingredients for the
global agriculture industry. More information on the company is available at

SOURCE The Mosaic Company

Contact: Media - Rob Litt, The Mosaic Company, +1-763-577-6187,; Investors - Laura Gagnon, The Mosaic Company,
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