AGRICULTURE & ENVIRONMENT

 
CONTACTS


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

NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

2017 Clubroot Survey Results and Info Sheet

Water Well Management for Well Owners - Working Well Workshop in Marwayne March 1.  More details on how to register here.

Clubroot Producer Consultations - we need your input as we set programs to deal with clubroot in our region.  Public consultations will be held March 5 -8 starting at 7pm.  Join us as one of the sessions!  Full details here.
March 5 at the PV Hall
March 6 at the Marwayne Hall
March 7 at the Clandonald Hall
March 8 at the Buffalo Coulee Hall

Cover Crop and Soil Health session with Kevin Elmy on March 6.  Full details here.

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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