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JAN
03
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Cattle Herd Health & Nutrition Workshop

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Lamont County ASB is please to present its Cattle Herd Health & Nutrition workshop! Thursday, January 25, 2018 St. Michael Hall 6:30-8:30 p.m. Speakers: Dr. Lacey Fowler, D.V.M. Viking Veterinary Clinic, will present on overall Health and Vaccinations Barry Yaremcio, Beef and Forage Specialist with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, will be present on forage quality, cow condition, nutrition, and vitamin supplementation. Please RSVP by Monday, January 22, 2018 to bon... More...
OCT
25
Workshop

Livestock Emergency Management Plan Public Engagement Workshop

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At 5:30 p.m. on November 23, 2017, at St. Michael Hall, join the Lamont County Agricultural Services and Emergency Services departments to learn and discuss the Livestock Emergency Management Plan! The plan will complement the existing Municipal Emergency Management Plan. Strategies will also be discussed on emergency preparation for your farm and agricultural operation. Light supper will be provided! Speakers: David Zayonce - Regional Fire Chief, Lamont County Brad Andrews... More...
OCT
11
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2017 Clubroot Survey Map & Updated Policy

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 At the October 3, 2017, Agricultural Services Board meeting, the Agricultural Services department presented the Board with the results of the 2017 clubroot survey. The map below pictures all locations surveyed, as positive or negative for clubroot. Please be aware that if you live in an area that has been tested as negative, or if you yourself have been tested as negative for clubroot, you are NOT guaranteed to be free of clubroot. It is imperative that you continue to practice clubroot... More...
AUG
16
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2017 ASB Farmstead Beautification Winners

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On August 11, 2017, Lamont County Agricultural Service Board held its annual Farmstead Beautification Awards. The award recipients and County representatives toured around Lamont County visiting the yards of residents who have put in a lot of time and hard work into their attractive yards. Lamont County would like to recognize the following recipients for their hard work and dedication: Division 1: Elton & Mandy Chmilar Division 2: Eddie & Joan Nowicki Division 3:... More...
JAN
04
Workshop

Upcoming Agricultural Workshops

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Lamont County Agricultural Services Department is hosting two workshops in February and March, listed below. Please contact the ASB department for more information at 780-895-2585. Calving School 101 Lamont County and County of Two Hills Agriculture Service Departments are pleased to present: Calving School 101—Thursday February 16, 2017 St. Michael Hall, 6:30 pm—8:30 pm Dr. Lacey Fowler D.V.M. Viking Veterinary Clinic will be presenting on: When to intervene, ho... More...
NOV
18
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2016 Clubroot Map

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The map of locations in the county where clubroot was found in 2016 is now available to the public, and can be viewed below or downloaded and printed. Please be aware that if you live in an area that has been tested as negative, or if you yourself have been tested as negative for clubroot, you are NOT guaranteed to be free of clubroot. It is imperative that you continue to practice clubroot protocols in order to restrict its spread. If you have any questions on what this entails, or qu... More...
OCT
20
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ASB Equipment Tender

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Lamont County is requesting tenders for the enclosed equipment list described in the following form until the closing date and time. The closing date, time and place for this tender is November 7, 2016 @ 1:00 p.m. at: PW/ASB Shop Lamont County 5303-50th Avenue, Lamont, AB T0B 2R0 Sealed tenders must be clearly marked ASB Equipment Tender 2016 and delivered in person, by mail, or by courier to the above address. IF sending by mail or courier, please allow an extra day as cou... More...
OCT
04
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ASB 2016 Photo Contest

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Show us your talent! They say a picture is worth a thousand words! Show us the diversity and beauty of what Lamont County has to offer through your eyes, with the 2016 ASB Photo Contest. Winners in each of the following categories will receive: First Prize $150 Second Prize $100 Third Prize $50 County Life: Includes landscapes, seasonal, wildlife, buildings, residents, local events and places of interest Agriculture and Industry: Includes livestock & crop, agricultural & i... More...
AUG
26
Clubroot

Clubroot Screenings Starting

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The Agriculture Services Department will be starting random Clubroot inspections within the County on fields planted into canola, mustard and/or cole crops as per Lamont County Policy 6056 Control of Clubroot Disease in Canola. Sanitation procedures as dictated by the Alberta Clubroot Management Plan will be followed. Survey method, reporting form and calculation of disease incidence will exactly follow standard protocols provided by the Alberta Clubroot Management Committee. As stated in ... More...
MAY
26
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Mowing and Spraying Starting Soon

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Please be aware that the ASB roadside mowing and weed spraying programs will begin on June 1, 2016. Further information on the mowing and spraying programs can be found on the Agricultural Services Programs page. The mowing and spraying policies can be viewed here: Roadside Grass Mowing Policy Roadside Weed Control Policy Any questions regarding either program can be directed to the ASB office at 780-895-2585. More...
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