Farming and rural life

Resources to support rural Albertans covering topics such as farm safety, farm water, rural utilities and educational programs.


The 69 ASBs in Alberta help nearly 60,000 farms and ranches to protect the over 50 million acres they farm.

Recognition for Alberta farm families, producers and agricultural societies that have shown exemplary leadership and accomplishment.

Classroom activities and curriculum resources for increasing agricultural literacy for Kindergarten to Grade 12 students.

Encourages improvement in agriculture and in the quality of life of persons living in an agricultural community.

Workplace legislation regarding waged, non-family farm workers.

Funding and programs to assist rural Albertans with essential services at a reasonable cost.

Guidelines for obtaining farm status in Alberta.

Testing farm drinking water and farm water resources.

Provide information and resources on legislation and advocate on behalf of property owners.