Business

CPP reform to help boost plan’s assets above $15 trillion by 2090: analysis

Federal calculations follow deal last year to increase Canadians’ retirement benefits

Samson Cree Nation, Mixcor Aggregates Inc. continue partnership

Sandy Ridge Gravel Pit to supply several construction road projects

  • Aug 23, 2017

Ponoka and area farmers facing weather challenges again

AFSC, the province’s crop insurance and financial specialist, hopes producers consider their needs

  • Aug 23, 2017

Group of Sears Canada creditors wants to sue

Sears Canada is undergoing a rebranding, following the closure of 59 locations across the country

Central Alberta farms again to showcase Alberta agriculture

From berries and goats to cow and corn, Alberta’s fifth annual Open Farm Days set for this coming weekend

  • Aug 16, 2017

Mixed bag of work ahead for central Alberta farmers

Early and late seeded crops means a drawn out harvest in Ponoka, Bashaw areas

FarmLead COLUMN: Pricing in premiums

Wheat, oats, oilseed and other crops discussed in this week’s FarmLead

Ponoka County brothers celebrate 100 year farm

It was in 1917 this family farm started in Ponoka County

Excessive heat getting to crops in Bashaw, Ponoka areas

Moisture and cooler temperatures needed to help improve central Alberta crop conditions

Heat could cause issues with area crops

Canola, peas may experience some losses due to extreme July heat

UPDATE: Sears Canada closing 59 of its stores across Canada

Roughly 2,900 jobs expected to be lost, amid restructuring.

Crestomere 4-H multi-club Achievement Day

Celebrating the Crestomere 4-H multi-club’s busy year

  • Jun 21, 2017

Central Alberta farming moving along nicely

Timing of weather ensuring crops in Ponoka area are doing well