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Test plots at the Alberta Newsprint Company plant. The plot on the left had an application of five centimetres of sludge and the one on the right had one centimetre of sludge applied.  

Sludge a success story for Whitecourt-area farmers

They say great ideas start with the planting of a seed — and that’s precisely what happened after employees at Alberta Newsprint Company noticed tomato plants growing in a pile of pulp sludge. The result is a ‘superfertilizer’ that area farmers can’t get enough of. The phone at the Whitecourt plant rings off the hook […] Read more