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24 results found for: economic development and trade

Topics: Agriculture Publication Type: Fact Sheet Audience: General Public

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January 30, 2009

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An economic analysis of north and central Alberta beef operations has yielded significant insights regarding the durability of the industry over the past 10 years and opportunities for profit driven change. Key drivers supporting the “economics of change” are farm level financial strengths and...


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January 1, 2002

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Mice are a large group of mammals, with more than 130 species found worldwide. In Alberta, there are seven species of mice and 12 species of voles. The most troublesome and economically important of the species found in Alberta are the house mouse, the whitefooted mouse and the meadow vole...


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January 1, 2013

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The purpose of this fact sheet is to introduce producers to the food service industry and the needs of their buyers. It outlines the elements for creating successful business relationships.


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February 27, 2004

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This AgriProfit$ bulletin reviews relevant economic drivers related to beef production in northern Alberta. It enables producers to make better decisions regarding beef production opportunities in the Alberta Peace Region


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October 1, 1997

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Land use planning is a responsibility shared by the provincial government and local municipalities. The co-ordination of planning activities is a key factor in sustainable development and long-term use of public lands. It also helps achieve local economic development and land use objectives.


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January 1, 2013

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Operators work hard to produce safe and wholesome meat products. Operators can take steps to improve food safety and wholesomeness. One of these key steps is the use of an antimicrobial spray treatment of red meat carcasses. Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development supports and recommends the...


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July 30, 2012

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AgriProfit$ cost and returns profiles give an insight into the productive and economic performance of Alberta cereal, oilseed, forage and grazing crops, reported by soil or grass-type zone. These benchmark include field observations from the period 2008 to 2010. Averaging over a three-year span...


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January 1, 2015

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Alberta Agriculture & Rural Development (ARD) regularly publishes a variety of economic and financial benchmarks, tools and applied research materials for agriculture industry clients. These materials are generated directly and indirectly through the AgriProfit$ program.


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December 2, 2002

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Swath grazing isn’t new. Some producers have been using this feeding technique for years. But until now, the economics surrounding swath grazing have not been clear. During the winter of 2001, an AgriProfit$ analysis was undertaken to look at the value of swath grazing.


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July 30, 2012

Description

AgriProfit$ cost and returns profiles give an insight into the productive and economic performance of Alberta cereal, oilseed, forage and grazing crops, reported by soil or grass-type zone. These benchmark include field observations from the period 2008 to 2010. Averaging over a three-year span...