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Crop conditions slide as soil moisture dwindles in some areas

Alberta crop conditions as of July 10, 2018

Precipitation over the past month has been very spotty across the province, resulting in variable soil moisture reserves and crop conditions. Crop condition ratings are down from a week ago for all regions, but still higher than the short and long term averages in the North East, North West and Peace Regions. For the Southern […] Read more

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Where to turn for help when dealing with local government

The Farmers’ Advocate Office has a new publication to help Albertans better understand municipal processes relating to development permits, subdivision applications, appeals, property assessments, and petitions. “Engaging With Your Municipality provides a plain language overview of what rural landowners might want to know if they are preparing for an appeal and some of the tips […] Read more