AGRICULTURE & ENVIRONMENT

 
CONTACTS


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

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Summary of the Clubroot Impact Consultation Meetings: thank you for your feedback this spring in regards to Clubroot.  Summary document here.

2017 Clubroot Survey Results and Info Sheet

ASB Appeal Committee is looking for public members to sit on the board.  More info here.
Interested candidates can apply by April 10 - application form here

Strychnine for control of Richardson Ground Squirrels * Spring Sale MARCH 19- APRIL 6.  

FARM ENERGY & AGRI-PROCESSING (FEAP) Program 

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Lakeland College will assist Producers and Agri-Processors with understanding how the FEAP can benefit your operation.  Contact Lyle Lawrence, Energy Outreach Officer for Eastern Alberta, at 780-581-8403 (call or text) for more info.

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

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

SAFE TRANSPORT of AGRICULTURAL EQUIPMENTGuide book from Alberta Farm Safety Program

 

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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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