Farmers are everyday heroes. You spend your days tilling fields to feed the country or mending fences to keep your cows in your pastures. It is possible during those times when the government raises taxes or new regulations are passed, you might even feel you are doing a thankless job. As you scrub the rich dirt from under your nails before you join your family for dinner, deciding how to expand your farm or upgrade your facility may be weighing on your mind. The reality is, you help keep the citizens of Alberta fed, and you deserve some help.
Recently, Alberta expanded its agricultural efficiency programs by adding an additional $1.4 billion in funding from the Climate Leadership Plan with other monies to be available over the next four years. As an Alberta farmer, you understand the importance of sustainability. The goal of these programs is to make Alberta’s agricultural arena more competitive in the global marketplace. Read more