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Topics: Agriculture

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February 22, 2017

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This working group assisted with the review of current best practices related to healthy and safe operations on farms and ranches, and provided advice, suggestions, and recommendations on the best practices prevalent in the agricultural sector. They have completed their work and provided...


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January 3, 2017

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Government is consulting with the agricultural community to draft workplace amendments that reflect the unique nature of farms and ranches. The technical working groups studying employment standards and labour relations have submitted their reports and recommendations outlining how provincial...


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January 3, 2017

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Government is consulting with the agricultural community to draft workplace amendments that reflect the unique nature of farms and ranches. The technical working groups studying employment standards and labour relations have submitted their reports and recommendations outlining how provincial...


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December 1, 2016

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Collecting and maintaining accurate data from field trials is paramount in tree improvement programs. The collected data are the basis for generating information used to direct applied tree breeding, publish scientific papers and for determining increased annual harvest levels to be awarded to...


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September 6, 2016

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The data represents the annual solar radiation in Alberta over the 30-year period from 1971 to 2000. A 30-year period is use to describe the present climate since it is enough time to filter out short-term fluctuation by is not dominated by any long-term trend in the climate. Daily total incoming...


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August 1, 2016

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This three-part series of fact sheets Funding Your Agricultural Business will help you secure the money you need for your new venture. Topics include the following: 1. how to calculate how much money you need for your new venture. 2. sources of financing, grants and other investment opportunities...


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April 5, 2016

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Class ‘A’ watercourses are critical fish habitat protection areas. Alberta’s Water Act sets out a regulatory mechanism that governs certain activities within a water body through various Codes of Practice.


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November 1, 2015

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This report explores and compares production practices and cost of production (in 2012 and 2014) in hog finishing barns of Alberta and Iowa/Minnesota. The report also discusses on a high level other important factors that contribute to profitability of hog producers in Alberta and in the US, such...


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November 1, 2015

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The AgriProfit$ program provides good business management information to farm operators, so they can make better business management decisions. Good information is the most important step in managing for profitability.


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January 1, 2015

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This publication will outline several best practices to use while managing your business’s social media accounts on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Google+. A good social network can mean a bigger network of customers.