Agricultural Services Board

Guidance for Regional Agricultural Initiatives

Lac Ste. Anne County's Agricultural Services Board (ASB) is an advisory body to Council. It provides vital expertise and resources to help manage weed, pest, soil and water conservation programs, assist in the control of livestock diseases, promote and develop agricultural policies, undertake projects referred to them by County Council, and assist with the preparation of the County's Agricultural Services budget. The ASB is bound by the terms of the Agricultural Service Board Act.

Guiding Policies of the Agricultural Services Board

Implementation of agricultural policies and the obligations of enforcement are specified under various Government of Alberta Acts including the acts listed below.

ASB Legislation

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Agricultural Pests Act 330.16 kb 991 Download Preview
Agriculture Service Board Act 267.73 kb 723 Download Preview
Land Stewardship Act 388.97 kb 731 Download Preview
Soil Conservation Act 545.61 kb 697 Download Preview
Water Act 559.04 kb 806 Download Preview
Weed Control Act 458.99 kb 741 Download Preview

ASB Minutes and Agendas

ASB Meeting Minutes and Agendas

ASB Meeting Minutes ASB Meeting Agendas
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In Focus: Options for Unharvested Crops

In Focus Late HarvestLac Ste. Anne County Agricultural Services and Fire Services departments team up to provide guidance and support for local producers dealing with unharvested crops.

As the snow cover shrinks and spring approaches, many local producers find themselves with unharvested acres remaining in field. With the potential to delay spring seeding operations, producers must decide to salvage, harvest, or destroy this remaining crop...

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Agricultural Services Resources

  • Predator & Wild Animal Control

    Get the latest information and resources related to assessment and appraisal practices for all properties within the County.

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  • Alternative Land Use Services

    The County seeks agricultural producers to participate in our Alternative Land Use Services Program which helps sustain agriculture, wildlife, and natural spaces for the benefit of both landowners and the environment.

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  • Awards & Bursaries

    A number of bursary and award programs are offered each year to encourage producers to pursue further educational opportunities, and to enhance the ability of young people to make meaningful contributions to the agricultural community.

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Choose from the Following Agricultural Services

Rental Equipment

Lac Ste. Anne County offers numerous pieces of agricultural equipment and products for rent, from pest traps to pasture sprayers and much more.

Weed & Pest Control

Lac Ste. Anne County implements a spectrum of integrated pest management systems to control and eradicate noxious and prohibited noxious weeds.

Reference Library

Explore the County's frequently updated informational resource for farming, ranching and all things agriculture.

Agricultural Services Board

The County aims to maintain healthy populations of wildlife while controlling those species known to cause disturbance for residents.

About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located in the Hamlet of Sangudo. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
 lsac (@) lsac.ca
 1-866-880-5722
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359