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The Sun Sets on Sunrise Feed Mill

10 March 2008

US - Viterra, a livestock feed marketing company, has said that it is pleased to announce that Unifeed Hi-Pro Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary doing business as Hi-Pro Feeds has concluded its purchase of Sunrise Feed, LLC in Cheyenne and Elk City, Oklahoma.

The acquisition includes a feed mill with 100,000 tons/year capacity and a retail outlet in both Cheyenne and Elk City. Sunrise Feed manufactures and sells beef, horse and other animal feed and pasture supplements into the rancher market. The transaction will allow Hi-Pro Feeds to service its current markets and the expanded markets served by Sunrise Feed more efficiently.

Viterra now markets approximately 1.7 million tons of feed and ingredients to livestock, poultry, and dairy customers through Unifeed in Canada and Hi-Pro Feeds in the USA.

Saskatchewan Wheat Pool Inc., doing business as Viterra, is Canada's leading agri-business, with extensive operations and distribution capabilities across Western Canada, and with operations in the United States and Japan.

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