Agricultural Service Board Newsletter

June, 2017 - Volume 10, Issue 4 

  • 2017 Calendar Contest
  • Lakeland college Pulse Field Day
  • Rural Routes Supper
  • Cereal and Flax Genetics Field Day

June, 2017 - Volume 10, Issue 3 

  • New Insect Species
  • Phragmites
  • Prohibited Noxious & Noxious Weed
  • Herbicide Trials for the Management of Yellow Toadflax & Hoary Alyssum
  • Tips for Tree Planting

April, 2017 - Volume 10, Issue 2 

  • 15th Annual Grazing School for Women
  • 2017 Insect Forecast Maps
  • Strychnine Notice
  • No Spray & Roadside Haying
  • Spring Clean-Up

February, 2017 - Volume 11, Issue 1 

  • 2nd Annual Livestock Workshop for Ladies
  • Weed on the Rise: Absinth Wormwood
  • Mycotoxins and Cattle Feed
  • Agricultural Drainage and Water Quality Concerns

December 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 7 

  • Remember to get your Fire Permits before you Burn
  • Wild Boar Showcase
  • Have you Heard of Verified Beef Plus
  • Winter - A Good Time to Start or Finish your EFP
  • Update on Fusarium

October, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 6

  • Orange Hawkweed
  • Clean Farms Toxic Round-up Schedule
  • Cow-Calfenomics
  • Swede Midge
  • Caring for your Trees in Winter - Bronze Leaf Disease

August, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 5

  • Blue Green Algae
  • Clean Farms Toxic Round-up Schedule
  • Update from the ASB Department
  • Growing Forward Update
  • Fungal Diseases in Crops

July, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 4

  • Rural Routes Supper
  • 2016 Calendar Contest
  • Tall Buttercup - Have you seen this weed.

June, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 3

  • The Importance of Field Scouting and Early Detection
  • Pest Monitoring Showcase
  • Forest Tent Caterpillars
  • Weeds in the M.D.

April, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 2

  • 14th Annual Grazing School for Women
  • Stopping the Spread of Invasive Species
  • Seed Cleaning Plant News - Roadside Mowing and No Spray Agreements
  • Spring Clean-Up

February, 2016 - Volume 10, Issue 1

  • The Importance of BSE Testing
  • Managing Pain in Cattle
  • Cooks Corner - Honey Garlic Meatballs
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  • Insect Forecasts

December, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 7

  • Feed Wastage Facts
  • Saving Energy On-Fram
  • Managing Black Knot
  • Cooks Corner
  • Be Weed Conscious
  • Alarm Systems for Off-Site Watering

October, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 6

  • Aquaponics
  • Growing Forward 2
  • Rural Routes
  • Fall Frenzy

August, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 5

  • 2015 Photo Contest
  • Blue Green Algae
  • Drought Affect on Trees
  • Minimizing Heat Stress in Beef Cattle

June, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 3

  • The Magic Beans
  • The Invasions of Quagga and Zebra Mussels
  • New Clubroot Pathotypes a Threat to Canola Growers
  • All About Them Bugs
  • Prohibited Noxious Weeds in the M.D.

April, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 2

  • Are your spruce trees turning brown?
  • Spring Clean Up
  • Roadside Mowing and No Spray Agreements
  • Cooks Corner
  • Tillage Radishes the NEW "Wonder Crop"??

February, 2015 - Volume 9, Issue 1

  • Ergot Toxicity
  • Wintering Sites for Cattle
  • Western Canadian Cow-Calf Survey
  • Cooks Coner
  • Water Wells

December, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 5

  • Watering Livestock in Winter
  • Keeping a Lookout for Rats
  • The "in's" and "out's" of Swath Grazing
  • Christmas Baking
  • Keeping your Furry Friends Comfortable this Winter

September, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 5

  • Harvest Safety
  • Rural Routes Supper
  • What can you bring to the Waste-to-Energy Facility
  • Hantavirus FAQ
  • Alfalfa Autotoxicity
 

July, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 4

  • Fungicides on Cereals
  • Grazing School for Women Another Success!
  • Porcupines on Spruce Trees
  • Bertha Army Moths
  • Rural Routes Supper
  • Municipal Photo Contest
  • Zebra Mussels

May, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 3

  • Increased Fusarium levels showing up in Wainwright Area Cereals
  • Seed Treatment Priority for Cereals
  • Spring Clean Up
  • Proper Tree Planting
  • Scouting for Cutworms
  • 2014 Municipal Bertha, Diamonback & Swede Midge Counting
  • The Hazardous Round-up

March, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 2

  • 2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate
  • Shaggy Spruce Shelterbelt
  • Make Your own Tree Cuttings
  • What to do with Empty Grain Bags
  • Time to Prune Out
  • Wainwright Public Library
  • Portable Windbreak, Calf Shelters
  • Environmental Farm Plan "EFP"
 

January, 2014 - Volume 8, Issue 1

  • Portable Windbreak, Calf Shelters
  • Agronomy Update January 14 & 15 2014
  • M.D Pest Finding 2013
  • Grain Marketing Decision Tool
  • You are What You Drink
  • Year Round Watering Systems
  • When is the Grader Coming