Agriculture

Ponoka Fertlizer adds new system to serve customers more efficiently

Ponoka Fertilizer is announcing an exciting new expansion that will allow them…

 

Crestomere 4-H Multi-Club report

We had our public speaking event at the Ponoka Secondary Campus on…

  • Mar 3, 2020

 

West Ponoka 4-H Beef Club report

The West Ponoka 4-H beef club had a very busy February. The…

 

VIDEO: Feds warned agricultural sector near ‘tipping point’ due to blockades

Canadian Federation of Agriculture points to lack of propane and feed due to Coastal GasLink dispute

Ponoka 4-H Beef Club report

Local club holds public speaking event

Photo: Team Roping Winter Series

Round two of the series held Jan. 26

Central Alberta farm home to Himalayan-natives

Shane Juuti at West Gimlet Farms grew from having two yaks to over 450 since 1996

Cowichan style wine and marble with the Zanatta siblings

Loretta and Ivo Zanatta carry on family traditions with two separate businesses

  • Sep 23, 2019

The language of scent

Harvesting and crafting botanicals to create beauty products

  • Aug 21, 2019

Happy at Home on the Farm

Violane Mitchell and Tom Henry at Stillmeadow Farm

  • Feb 1, 2019

Alberta harvest on hold due to poor weather conditions

Central Alberta farmers among those waiting for better temperatures to finish combining

Alberta’s moisture deficit troubling for this season

Below average yield anticipated in Alberta due to low levels of precipitation.

Vancouver Island’s Green Grocers with Soul

Daisy and Adam Orser have a passion for local, quality food at the Root Cellar in Victoria

  • Aug 23, 2018

Alberta farm land pricing remains strong

Values in central Alberta continue its steady climb due to demand

Alberta earmarks $81 million to help agriculture improve energy efficiency

Four-year funding arrangement to be spread out equally over four areas of agriculture

Ponoka’s MSW Farms finds benefit in farm internship program

The Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative aims to bring farm jobs to youths

Ponoka and area farmers can hit yield targets by finding the right variety

Canola producers need to closely look at operations to help improve yields by 2025

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

PHOTO: Hauling hay the old way

A team of horses stay in shape hauling hay during the summer months