Agricultural Services News

The latest updates from Ag Services

Webinar: Gardening in Raised Beds

Join us for a fun and informative gardening webinar on June 11 with County Horticulturist Lorraine Taylor.

Protecting Frost-Sensitive Plants

County Horticulturist Lorraine Taylor provides some great advice on what plants to choose and when to plant them in order to keep them safe from the effects of frost.

Annual Field Surveillance Program Starting Soon

Agricultural Services is on the lookout for several diseases and pests common to regional crops.

Seasonal Spraying Program to Begin

Agricultural Services will soon begin targeted roadside spraying of woody vegetation (brush), noxious weeds, and prohibited noxious weeds throughout the County.

Share the Road with Farm Vehicles

Although the dangers are well understood, 13% of farm-related fatalities are traffic-related. The County reminds the travelling public about three simple steps for farm transportation safety.

Prairie Crop Cover Survey

Dr. Yvonne Lawley at the University of Manitoba wants to know about the cover crops regional producers are growing. Take her 5-minute survey and lend your voice!