Jana proposes independent director candidates for Agrium

Mon Nov 19, 2012 7:09am EST

Nov 19 (Reuters) - Jana Partners LLC said it intends to propose its managing partner, Barry Rosenstein, and four independent directors to the board of Canadian fertilizer company Agrium Inc .

Jana also disclosed that its stake in Agrium has risen to more than 6 percent.

Jana named David Bullock, Stephen Clark, Mitchell Jacobson, and Lyle Vanclief as its candidates.