News


ASBG Online Store

Our online store is now open, purchase your "sweet" items today!  Store will remain open until August 6, 2021.

Enter the online store


AgriStability Reform

Alberta producer organizations encourage the Government of Alberta to accept the current AgriStability proposal

Read the full announcement



RDAR Announces New Board of Directors

Results Driven Agriculture Research (RDAR) is pleased to announce that it has its first elected Board of Directors.

Read the full announcement



CHOPS & CROPS - An Alberta Grown Reception

Watch our 9 commodity commissions - Alberta Canola, Alberta Wheat Commission, Alberta Barley, Alberta Pulse Growers, Alberta Potatoes, Prairie Oat Growers Association Alberta Sugar Beet Growers, Alberta Pork and Alberta Beekeepers Association; chat with the Minister Devin Dreeshen about key policies issues related to our producers.

 https://youtu.be/xCzOwFOQ1EU


MEDIA RELEASE - DECEMBER 8TH, 2020

Please click on the below link for the media release of the Alberta Sugar Beet Growers receiving Silver Level for Farm Sustainability!

FSA Press Release


MEDIA RELEASE - NOVEMBER 27TH, 2020

Please click on the below link for the media release regarding the MELT Program announcement from the Provincial Government.

MELT Program Provides Support for Drivers



SEARCHING FOR PRODUCTS THAT USE #absugar22...

We are searching for products that use Rogers Sugar, sugar that is 100% Canadian grown!  Look for the black stamp starting with #22 on the bag!   




COVID-19 INFORMATION...


Please click on the following links for updated On-Farm COVID information and procedures.

Suggested On-Farm COVID Protocol

Grower Contract Card and Tare Sample Card Handling Procedure

https://screencast-o-matic.com/watch/cYiUb1EENe




GOVERNMENT OF ALBERTA RESUMES SOME DRIVER TRAINING...

Please read to see if you qualify as part of the agriculture community.

https://www.alberta.ca/assets/documents/trans-covid-19-road-test-plan-pandemic-response.pdf






SHOW SUPPORT FOR CANADIAN FARMERS!

Canadian farmers and the food supply chain need support to mitigate the massive disruptions from COVID-19 and to continue to provide Canadians with a wide variety of affordable, nutritious food.

Visit https://www.supportcanadianfood.ca/ to send a mesage of support to your MP in just a few clicks!






AGRICULTURE TRAINING SUPPORT...

The Canadian Agricultural Partnership Agriculture Training Support Program will provide a grant to eligible employers to offset the costs of training and ensuring safety protocols are in place for new employees hired from the available domestic labour pool.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wCILZVh5kxk






The below link is provided by AHS and contains resources and information on COVID-19 for the Low German Mennonite Community.
 
https://sites.google.com/view/lgmcovidresources/home




Temporary Foreign Workers Program (TFWs)
March 24, 2020- Quota Certificates will only be available electronically for 2020 to help with COVID #19.  Please click here for details on how to access your quota certificate.  


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