Agrium (AGU) Q2 2012 Earnings Call August 03, 2012 8:30 am ET Executives Richard Downey - Vice President of Investor & Corporate Relations and Market Research Michael M. Wilson - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director David J. Tretter - Executive Vice President of Procurement and Executive Vice President of wholesale sales of UAP Holding corp Ronald A. Wilkinson - Senior Vice President and President of Wholesale Business Unit Thomas E. Warner - Vice President of Retail Distribution and President of Crop Production Services Inc Analysts Jacob Bout - CIBC World Markets Inc., Research Division Kevin W. McCarthy - BofA Merrill Lynch, Research Division Edlain S. Rodriguez - Lazard Capital Markets LLC, Research Division Kurt Schoen - Credit Agricole Securities (USA) Inc., Research Division Joel Jackson - BMO Capital Markets Canada Michael E. Cox - Piper Jaffray Companies, Research Division Adam Schatzker - RBC Capital Markets, LLC, Research Division Ted Drangula - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Mark R. Gulley - Gulley & Associates LLC P.J. Juvekar - Citigroup Inc, Research Division John Chu - AltaCorp Capital Inc., Research Division Jeffrey J. Zekauskas - JP Morgan Chase & Co, Research Division John Hughes - Desjardins Securities Inc., Research Division Robert B. Winslow - National Bank Financial, Inc., Research Division Donald Carson - Susquehanna Financial Group, LLLP, Research Division Ian Horowitz - Topeka Capital Markets Inc., Research Division Brian MacArthur - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division PresentationOperator
Good day, everyone, and welcome to today's Agrium Second Quarter Conference Call. [ Operator Instructions ] As a reminder, this call is being recorded. Now for opening remarks and introductions, I would like to turn the conference over to Mr. Richard Downey, Vice President, Investor Corporate Relations. Please go ahead, sir. Richard Downey Thank you, operator. Good morning, everyone, and welcome to Agrium's 2012 Second Quarter Conference Call. On the phone today to review and discuss our results is Agrium's leadership team, including Mr. Mike Wilson, President and CEO of Agrium. As we conduct this call, various statements that we make about future expectations, plans and prospects contain forward-looking information.