About Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw

Melissa Shaw is originally from Ontario and has worked primarily in radio and online media. She has a BA in Journalism from the University of King's College, a radio broadcasting diploma from Seneca College and a BA in English and Communication Studies from York University.

Melissa is an avid reader and joined INN in April 2017 as a staff writer for the resource division.


Agriculture Investing

PotashCorp Potash Production Downtime

Consistent with PotashCorp’s strategy of matching supply to market demand and fully utilizing our lowest cost Rocanville facility, we have announced the following potash inventory adjustment shutdowns:

Allan will curtail production for 10 weeks, beginning Nov. 19, 2017
Lanigan will curtail production for eight weeks, beginning Dec. 3, 2017

The number

Critical Metals Investing

Alabama Graphite Receives Positive Evaluation Results for ULTRA-PMG™ product from RSR Technologies

Alabama Graphite (“AGC” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:CSPG) (OTCQB:CSPGF) (FRANKFURT:1AG) is pleased to announce positive evaluation results for its downstream high-purity, natural flake Purified Micronized Graphite (“PMG”) product — marketed under the tradename ULTRA-PMG™ — from Dallas, Texas-based RSR Technologies (“RSRT”).
RSRT is a leading research and development company focused on advancing lead-acid

Agriculture Investing

The Mosaic Company Business Update

 The Mosaic Company (NYSE: MOS) today issued the following update on its third quarter business performance in connection with Hurricane Irma.

 Prior to the hurricane, profitability metrics were tracking ahead of the third quarter guidance with good demand and strong operational performance.

While Mosaic was fortunate to have avoided significant damages in connection

Agriculture Investing

Aguia: 83 Million Tonnes of Measured and Indicated Resource Estimated at Três Estradas Phosphate Deposit

Brazilian fertilizer developer Aguia Resources (AUST:AGR)(TSX-V:AGRL) (“Aguia” or the “Company”) is pleased to report to shareholders that the Company has completed the modeling and update of the Três Estradas Phosphate Resource.

The entire dataset was subject to independent revision and auditing by Millcreek Mining Group who have signed off on the

Critical Metals Investing

Alabama Graphite Receives Unsolicited Indicative Proposal for Acquisition; Board of Directors Appoints Special Committee

Alabama Graphite (“Alabama Graphite” or the “Company”) (TSX-V:CSPG) (OTCQB:CSPGF) (FRANKFURT:1AG) announces that today its Board of Directors appointed a special, independent committee (the “Special Committee”), led by and comprised of Dr. Gareth P. Hatch, CEng, FIMMM, FIET — an independent Director of the Company — to carefully review and consider an

Base Metals Investing

Mustang Minerals Provides Corporate and Exploration Update

Mustang Minerals (TSXV:MUM) (“Mustang” or the “Company”) today provided an update with respect to its exploration and  corporate activities.


With an improved working capital position Mustang is now poised to move forward with its core business of mineral exploration and development on its exploration properties in Manitoba.
The Company has identified targets

Critical Metals Investing

GéoMégA subsidiary Innord Separates Nd and Dy with 95% Purity in addition to 99.8% Purity Cobalt from Industrial Residue

Geomega Resources (“GéoMégA” or the “Corporation”) (TSX.V: GMA) is pleased to announce that Innord (“Innord”), a private subsidiary controlled by GéoMégA, successfully processed an industrial residue and produced a high purity rare earth elements concentrate (“REE”), a high purity cobalt product and is advancing separation of Neodymium and Dysprosium using