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Visitors on the West County Ag tour look at the show ponds at the Raven Brood Trout Station.

Trout station does the release, and anglers do the catching

Raven Brood Trout Station is nearly a century old and busier than ever making sure Alberta anglers are happy

Reading Time: 3 minutes Raven Brood Trout Station is an important community resource that few people know about. “The main reason my hatchery is here is because in Alberta, we have a mountain of fishing effort and a mountain of fishing pressure and you have a tiny little resource,” said fisheries technician Brian Charles. The business of ‘hens’ and […] Read more


UFA to shut down outdoor outfitter business

Alberta farmers’ co-operative UFA is set to get out of an “increasingly competitive” space in the retail sector by closing its outdoor supply chain Wholesale Sports. The co-operative, which bought what was then a seven-store chain in 2008, announced Thursday it would start inventory liquidation sales Friday at all 12 of its remaining Wholesale Sports […] Read more