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January 1, 2019

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This publication provides information on cereal and oilseed variety performance within Alberta and northeastern British Columbia. Important agronomic characteristics are provided in tabular form for varieties of wheat, oat, barley, rye, triticale, flax and canola. Test results and updated tables...


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Last Modified

September 1, 2018

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Contains over 150 tables and figures and is a principal source of current and historical statistics on the Alberta agri-food industry. Individual sections of the yearbook contain information on industry sectors such as crops, livestock, food and beverage, and agri-food exports. The sections also...


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June 1, 2016

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This fact sheet outlines the nutrients that are basic to good cattle nutrition and how well Alberta feeds succeed in supplying these nutrients.


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January 1, 2016

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This directory provides a comprehensive database of agricultural processing companies and industry organizations in Alberta. It is maintained as a reference for use by the business community, government agencies and other interested parties. It serves to update users with current company...


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Last Modified

May 1, 2015

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Agri-News is a news package published each Monday that has information of interest to Albertans on agriculture, food and beverage production, marketing, research, provincial events and policy, and home gardening. This regional and provincial information includes: special projects in a district or...


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January 1, 2015

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The details of where, when and how trees on Crown land in Alberta are harvested and managed for sustainability are contained in forest management plans approved by the Government of Alberta, with input from the public and other stakeholders. Forest management plans prepared by industry are a...


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January 1, 2013

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The Economics Branch of Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development (ARD) have been monitoring sugar beet production costs and returns since the early 1970's. This program is a valuable source of information on benchmarks (averages) for sugar beets grown in Alberta. Results from these studies have...


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January 12, 2008

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Composting is a controlled process that turns kitchen, leaf and yard waste into a humus-like material called compost. Compost is a soil conditioner and growing medium. Compost improves plant growth by helping to break down clay soils, making digging easier, improving water and nutrient-holding...


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Last Modified

January 1, 2008

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This Waste Facts document contains facts and figures on waste generation, waste diversion, recovery, and management practices from various sectors of Alberta’s society. It should be used in conjunction with Alberta’s Waste Strategy entitled Too Good to Waste: Making Conservation a Priority.


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Last Modified

January 1, 2008

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The Montane subregion is one of the most diverse subregions in the province of Alberta, with a mosaic of different vegetative communities. This diversity means that these lands are valued for a multitude of uses, including summer range for livestock. However, there is little information available...