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Organizations: Agriculture and Forestry Publication Type: Fact Sheet

Views: 615
Last Modified

June 1, 2019

Description

A nutritious food basket is a food-costing tool that is a measure of the cost of healthy eating based on current nutrition recommendations. Nutritious food baskets have been used in Canada for half a century to assess the cost of an adequate diet in both health and social service contexts. The...


Views: 1315
Last Modified

June 1, 2019

Description

Retail prices of more than 50 food items are collected each week at representative stores of the major food chains in Edmonton. The prices are weighted to account for the estimated market share held by each chain as well as the relative importance of each item in the total food-at-home budget....


Views: 289
Last Modified

June 1, 2019

Description

Consumer Corner is a vehicle to share consumer related information with Alberta’s agriculture and food industry, Department staff, and the public. The articles in this series include information about what consumers are buying and why they are buying it. This information will help people working...


Views: 87
Last Modified

May 2, 2019

Description

Lists timber dues rates for timber harvested under the authority of the Forests Act and as described in the Timber Management Regulation. This document is intended for informational purposes only; the Timber Management Regulation should be referred to for full information on timber dues.


Views: 42
Last Modified

May 1, 2019

Description

The purpose of the Well Water Restoration or Replacement Program is to mitigate impacts of energy activities on rural Albertans. This brochure provides a brief overview of the program along with information on how to apply for program funding.


Views: 553
Last Modified

February 1, 2019

Description

Since 1976, Alberta Agriculture has carried out a monthly survey of prices for selected Alberta farm inputs. The prices are collected by the Alberta Federation of Agriculture in partnership with the Statistics and Data Development Section. Periodically, a comprehensive review of the survey is...


Views: 22
Last Modified

December 12, 2018

Description

Descriptions of the common pests of greenhouse peppers are followed with a list of the biocontrol agents recommended for control. Pesticides are not discussed.


Views: 133
Last Modified

December 1, 2018

Description

Collected from a variety of sources, the Statistics and Data Development Section monitors statistical indicators of agri-food activity for Alberta. The Agri-Food Statistics Update is designed to provide users with commentary on current issues, trends and new developments related to agriculture...


Views: 27
Last Modified

October 25, 2018

Description

Effective immediately, each natural gas distributor is now responsible for maintaining their own complete natural gas distribution plans. Rural Utilities Section with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry can no longer be the repository of the rural gas distribution mapping


Views: 107
Last Modified

September 1, 2018

Description

Plant growth regulators (PGRs) are synthetic compounds that can beneficially modify plant growth and development. These compounds function by altering hormonal activity. In western Canadian cereal crops, PGRs can work to produce shorter stems, reduce lodging and maintain grain yield. Overall,...