AGRICULTURE & ENVIRONMENT

 
CONTACTS


Cathie Erichsen-Arychuk, PAg - Director of Agriculture  (780)846-2244

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

2017 Clubroot Survey Results and Info Sheet

Clubroot Information Session - Nov 29 at the Islay Hall.  More details here.

Verified Beef Program Presentation - DEC 14 (9:30 - 2:30) at Lakeland College.  More Details Here.

Cow Calfenomics Session coming up in Vermilion - Jan 23, 2018

Check out our new REVERSE AUCTION for Wetland Restoration! Deadlines are Nov 15, 2017 and Feb 28, 2018.

Strychnine for Control of Richardson Ground Squirrels *** NEW PROCESS in 2017 for purchasing Strychnine.  Strychnine Sales are now closed for the year.  If you are in urgent need of some, please contact the Ag Team to make arrangements. 

MOUSE POISON - is no longer available from our office.  More info.

FARMERS - DO NOT Burn your grain bags - use our Recycling Program.  More Info Here

Roadside Vegetation Control - Spraying & Mowing.  
Herbicide Spraying is underway in Area 2 (west).  

ALBERTA FARM SAFETY PROGRAM: there are excellent resources through the Alberta Farm Safety Program covering family safety, young farm workers, farm hazards and more!

Farm Safety Factsheets
Hand Signals for Farm Equipment

BALE SECUREMENT:  If you are transporting bales, please review the Info Sheet here

 

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Agricultural Pests and Diseases
Info on pest animals like skunks, beavers
Common Problems with my Trees
Wetlands Restoration programs
Sustainable Agriculture program
Alternative Land Use (ALUS) Program Information
Weed Control

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