Agricultural Services is on the lookout for several diseases and pests common to regional crops
This summer, Agricultural Services staff be conducting seasonal crop surveillance activities across the County. Landowners are advised that inspectors are likely to enter fields unannounced due to time constraints and the sheer area of agricultural land that needs to be covered.
Alberta Beef Producers presented Tom Thompson and Winding Creek Ranch with its 2017 Environmental Stewardship Award. Each year, ABP recognizes an operation that demonstrates leadership in environmental stewardship – one that contributes to the land while improving productivity and profitability.
Black plastic mulch increases the success rate of shelterbelt establishment by controlling weeds and conserving moisture. Plastic Mulch rolls can be purchased from Agricultural Services at $175 per roll. The rolls are 2.7 ml thick x 4’ wide x 1,500’ long.
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 at 56521 Range Road 65. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.