Feature: 2016 AGM highlights farm adaptability. Other stories: AFA 2016 resolutions; Solar rebate for farmers; Update on AFA water project; AFA advocacy shines spotlight on agriculture; Noteworthy agriculture activities
Thursday, February 18, 2016
2015 was yet another busy year, and in our first-ever Year in Review we take a look back at some of the initiatives that captured our attention during that period.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Feature: AFA AGM to focus on 'shifting gears'. Other stories: Our 2015 scholarship winner; New WCB, OHS developments; New good practices guide to help manage odour issues; AFA members take their business on the road; Checking in after the federal election
Feature: Meeting the new Minister - Sharing Alberta producers' concerns and priorities with Hon. Oneil Carlier. Other stories: Canadian and international meetings; Beekeeping in Alberta; Odour Management; Open Farm Days; Fire prevention on the farm.
Feature: New water project welcome news for farmers. Other stories: Do you know someone who needs help getting back to work? AGM resolutions focus AFA priorities for 2015; Grain transportation resolutions; Input on Advance Payment Program; Ag for Life.
Feature: 2015 AGM to focus on water and agriculture. Other stories: CASA helps injured farmers get back to work; Assisting agriculture's next generation; Cover the basics, but watch the fine print; Words matter; AFA 2nd VP & family featured on national TV
On June 27, 2014 Alberta Federation of Agriculture (AFA) directors, regional directors and members met at Shorncliffe Park near Provost. The group discussed farm issues and planned the future of the organization.
On March 7, 2014 the federal government made an announcement on an issue that Alberta farmers have been talking about for quite some time.