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  • Agriculture News: CAP to be replaced by SCAP and RALP

    Objectives of the new Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership (SCAP) are now available and online consultations are open until October 2022. Resolution E1-20

  • RDAR’s OFCAF Funding for Rotational Grazing, Nitrogen Use and Cover Crop Projects

    Results Driven Agriculture Research (RDAR) is excited to announce that it will be open to receiving applications for the On-Farm Climate Action Fund (OFCAF) program starting August 4, 2022.

  • Notice of Development Permit - Sept 13 Deadline

    Anyone wishing to lodge an appeal against this development must do so in writing, stating the reasons for the appeal by September 13th, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. A non-refundable fee of $100.00 must accompany the appeal. 

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    Moisture Updates - August 17, 2022

    Map 1: Since the last report (August 10, 2022) most lands lying south of the Yellowhead Highway all the way down the US border have remained dry.  Spotty thunderstorm activity delivered much needed rains to some parts of the Central Region, the extreme southern parts of the Southern Region and parts of the North East Region (map 1).

  • Drought & Watering Trees by Toso Bozic

    The direct impact of drought on trees is characterized by slowing or eliminating growth, serious health threat causing injury or death. Drought also impact trees indirectly, by increasing their susceptibility to wildfire, insect pests and disease and overall long-term decline.

  • Image of officials helping woman at Open House
    G5 Water Open House Well Attended

    People from all over the Central Peace attended an open house Thursday at the Centennial Center in Spirit River to learn more about the Central Peace Regional Water Supply Project.

  • Saddle Hills County 2023 FCSS Grant Applications - Now Open!

    The County is now accepting applications for the 2023 FCSS Grant Program.

  • Image of Moisture Maps of Alberta
    Moisture Updates - August 15, 2022

    Map 1: Since the last report issued on July 25, 2022, temperatures have generally remained above normal for this time of year. However for many lands across the south-half of the province, conditions have dried dramatically since mid-July.

  • Notice of Development Permit Approvals - August 30 Deadline

    Anyone wishing to lodge an appeal against this development must do so in writing, stating the reasons for the appeal by August 30, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. A non-refundable fee of $100.00 must accompany the appeal. 

  • Image of Moisture Maps of Alberta
    Moisture Updates - August 4, 2022

    Map 1: Precipitation amounts since the last report on July 25, 2022 have ranged greatly throughout the province over the last 11 days. North West Alberta stretching from Yellowhead and Clearwater County, crossing the province East towards Lloydminster have seen upwards of 60 mm, with the most received in Beaver county in excess of 120 mm.


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Saddle Hills
Junction of Hwy 49 & Secondary Hwy 725
RR1, Spirit River AB
T0H 3G0
T. 780-864-3760
Fax 780-864-3904
Toll-free 1-888-864-3760
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