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It’s easy to assume homelessness is a big-city issue. But the shortage of adequate, affordable housing is a very real challenge in many rural communities.
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Growers in Region 4 have elected John Mayko of Mundare to the board of the Alberta Canola Producers Commission. Almost 2,000 growers mailed in ballots earlier this winter for the election.
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The carbon tax has kicked in for Alberta, but producers are still trying to figure out its impact and what can be done to ease the hit on their bottom line.
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Melissa Downing is the new provincial co-ordinator for the Verified Beef Production Plus program.
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As more and more farmers, politicians and laypeople are coming to understand, nutrient run-off from farm fields into waterways is a very big deal. When not
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The Canadian Food Inspection Agency is seeking public comment on proposed amendments to the Health of Animals Regulations: Part XII which deals with humane transportation.
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“A lot of the marketing advice out there is about trying to guess where the market is going to go. I think too much time is spent there,” says David Derwin.
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"Last year (2015), we probably had the easiest harvest we’ve had in 10 years, and this year, we had the toughest harvest we’ve had in 70 years."
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Farm finance expert Merle Good has been recognized for his work in advancing agricultural business management practices by being named this year’s winner of the Wilson Loree Award.
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These unfortunate deaths are, thankfully, not common. But the story serves as a very important lesson for owners of well pits.
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Serving Canada’s second-largest agricultural province, the Alberta Farmer is widely recognized as the place where Alberta producers and ranchers find out what’s happening in agriculture, whether it’s on local farms or on farms around the world. It’s a unique, Alberta-focused publication combining the efforts of reporters and editors on the ground.

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