Director of Agriculture and Utility Services
4105 – 51 Avenue (Shop)
Vegreville, AB T9C 1R6
The County of Minburn No. 27 contains 694,304 acres of land with approximately one half million acres cropped annually or seeded to tame forage. The balance is made up of both improved and unimproved pasture land and native bush. Grain and Cow/Calf production is the majority of our Agricultural Production.
Areas of Agricultural Service Board Responsibility included:
- Monitoring & Enforcement of Alberta Agricultural Pests Act
- Monitoring & Enforcement of Alberta Weed Control Act
- Provide Extension service from Provincial Department of Agriculture to Producers
- Perform weed & brush control on approximately 1400 miles of local roads
Attention: Agricultural Producers in the County of Minburn #27, Farm and Ranch Workers Legislation Comment Period.
The Provincial Government has received recommendations from a number of committees regarding the proposed Farm and Ranch Workers Legislation. The deadline for providing your comments on this proposed legislation is January 15, 2017. You may review the committee recommendations and provide your comments at www.alberta.ca/farm-and-ranchconsultations.aspx or mail them to:
Farm& Twg Recommendations feedback
Occupational Health and Safety Branch
8th Floor Labour Building
Or email comments to: FarmandRanch@gov.ab.ca