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What is the Provincial Mineral of Saskatchewan?

Time for some mineralogical trivia. What is the Provincial Mineral of Saskatchewan. Saskatchewan has a rich resource endowment but only one mineral could make it to the top of the pile.

...the answer below

The provincial mineral of Saskatchewan is.... sylvite (aka potash). For more on Saskatchewan's history with potash, check out this Alberta Venture story along with a previous post I made about the critical Blairmore Ring.