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Traceability in Alberta
Traceability is a crucial component of an effective animal health and food safety system that enables precise and rapid emergency response to protect livestock, producers and consumers.
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Farm Health and Safety Producer Grant
This grant is now open to help agriculture employers comply with new OHS Code requirements.
The Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry is responsible for:
- policies, legislation, regulations and services necessary for Alberta’s agriculture, food and forest sectors to grow, prosper and diversify
- inspiring public confidence in wildfire and forest management and the quality and safety of food
- supporting environmentally sustainable resource management practices
- leading collaboration that enables safe and resilient rural communities
- May 22, 2019
The fire ban prohibiting campfires and unauthorized burning and restricting the recreational use of off-highway vehicles throughout most of northern Alberta has been expanded.
- May 16, 2019
A fire ban prohibiting campfires and unauthorized burning and restricting the use of off-highway vehicles on public lands is in effect throughout most of northern Alberta.
- May 07, 2019
Agriculture and Forestry Minister Devin Dreeshen issued the following statement for Alberta Forest Week, May 5-11.