Agriculture

Our County is a farming community at heart, and we take pride in helping our residents succeed in all their hard work. Our Ag Department helps our farmers by controlling weeds and pests, giving advice and resources, and maintaining the health of our land and waters here in the County.

Each summer, we hire our seasonal Weed and Pest Inspectors, giving young people in the County an opportunity to learn while giving back to their communities.

Taryn McNaught, Agricultural Coordinator

Taryn grew up in Saddle Hills County on a cattle ranch outside of Woking. She graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Biology in 2020 and decided to pursue a career in agriculture after spending her summers as a student working in the industry. Taryn started working as the Agricultural Foreman in the spring of 2021. She is committed to working with Saddle Hills County agricultural producers to maintain the health and prosperity of our agricultural community.