Agriculture

Working together to cultivate a healthy municipality.

The Agriculture department works with the public and inter-jurisdictional partners to coordinate and deliver agricultural services to Lesser Slave River residents while meeting the legislated requirements of the Agricultural Service Board Act, Weed Control Act, Soil Conservation Act, Agricultural Pests Act, and the Livestock Diseases Act.

In addition to controlling weeds and maintaining municipal road allowances and drainage ditches, the Agriculture department provides identification and information services on weed, pest, and insect control and offers an array of programs, information, advice, and education to the agricultural industry and the Agriculture Service Board


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Agricultural Resources at a Glance

Ag Links

Ag Programs

Ag Publications

Contests & Awards

ASB Agendas

ASB Minutes

ASB Policies

Schedule of Fees

Latest Agricultural Services News

Weed Inspection Program ...

on 2019-07-15
Weed Inspection Program Underway

As this year's Weed Inspection Program gets underway, Weed Inspectors will be roaming the MD to help l...

Hwy 44's Rural Roots Far...

on 2019-03-21
Hwy 44's Rural Roots Farmers Market

Highway 44's Rural Roots Farmers Market is situated in the perfect location for travelers coming from ...

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Meet Your Agricultural Service Board Members

Sandra Melzer

  

Sandra Melzer
Division 1 Councillor

Councillor Esau

  

Robert Esau
Division 1 Councillor

ASB Pic Stadnyk
 

Damond Stadnyk
Member-at-Large

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Orin Sand
Member-at-Large

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Jessica Middlestadt
Member-at-Large

Council appoints three farmer members and two Councillors to the Agricultural Service Board. ASB meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month, and the public is welcome to attend.

MD of Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton, Lesser Slave River is a truly unique place to live, work and play. From breathtaking expanses of boreal forest and unspoiled natural wonders to a thriving economy and genuine work/life balance, opportunities abound. Here you'll discover a place of rugged beauty. A place of real people. A place you'll never want to leave.

General Contact Info

 info (@) mdlsr.ca
 780.849.4888
 1.866.449.4888
 780.849.4939

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