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34 results found for: economic development and trade

Organizations: Agriculture and Rural Development (2008-2015) Audience: General Public

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November 1, 2014

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The Government of Alberta, seeking ways to ensure the province’s rural economy continues to flourish, created a Rural Economic Development Task Force in early 2014. This action plan, a result of the task force’s work, outlines the steps that governments, industries, businesses and communities can...


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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, 2016

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This survey has been conducted annually, to develop selected statistics for the forage industry. It was conducted in partnership with Agricultural Fieldmen and Agriculture Financial Services Corporation. The survey collected data on greenfeed and silage acreage, yields and production at the...


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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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January 1, 2013

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Attracting population to small rural communities can be a challenge as most people prefer to settle in larger cities where the draw of family, friends, ethnic networks and jobs is strong. However, rural communities can attract and retain population by promoting the benefits of living and working...


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January 1, 2014

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This manual provides a comprehensive resource and reference tool for both new and experienced producers a all scales of commercial vegetable production on the Prairies.


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January 1, 2014

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Alberta's agriculture industry, including primary production and value-added processing, is an integral contributor to the province's economic and social well-being.With the world's population expected to reach more than 9 billion by 2050, significant increases in food production will be...

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Views: 27
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March 1, 2012

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The guide has been developed to provide emerging food processors with helpful business and marketing information essential to planning and operating a successful business.


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November 7, 2014

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The Food Safety Guidebook has been developed by Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development to assist you in developing a food safety system. The information can be adapted and modified to meet your facility needs.


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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...