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CLIENT FEATURE: Vertical Exploration $ Consolidation of St-Onge Wollastonite Land Position an Indicator of Future Agricultural Demand $ $ $ $CGC $ACB $APH $ $ $ $

Posted by AGORACOM at 10:39 AM on Thursday, September 5th, 2019
  • Acquired 5 new claims to consolidate the current St-Onge Wollastonite Project model
  • Surface area covers 1747 hectares (17.5 square kilometres)
  • The high-grade St-Onge Wollastonite deposit has pit-constrained mineral resources of: 7,155,000 tonnes Measured@ 36.20% Wollastonite & 6,926,000 tonnes Indicated@ 37.04%
  • B.C. Buds Testing Confirmed Wollastonite is Critical to Marijuana Growers
  • Engaged AGRINOVA over the past year to conduct research and testing of Vertical’s St-Onge wollastonite on a range of important agricultural end uses.
  • Vertical is researching the use of Wollastonite as a soil additive for optimizing marijuana growth
  • Phase Three trials involving cannabis grown with Wollastonite (CaSiO3) as a soil additive at BC Bud Depot’s (BCBD) ACMPR-licenced Research and Development facilities in Vancouver, BC
  • Phase Three trials measured and recorded significant improvements in root mass, powdery mildew control and pest elimination.
  • In every case the most optimal results occurred with an admixture rate of 10% to 15% Wollastonite to the growth medium


  • St-Onge-Wollastonite Deposit located approximately 90 kilometres Northwest of the city of Saguenay, in St-Onge township, in the Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean region of Quebec, Canada.
  • Wollastonite is a calcium inosilicate mineral that may contain small amounts of iron, magnesium, and manganese substituting for calcium
  • Research and testing in the Phase 1 program for use in cannabis growth was managed and monitored by AGRINOVA, a highly-regarded Center for Research and Innovation in Agriculture in Quebec

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