Alberta Environmental Farm Plan

:. our progress

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Over 12,000 producers have participated in Alberta’s EFP initiative so far.



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:. latest news

:. feature articles

Feature Article

Potato growers target market growth with a brand for stewardship
February 15, 2013:
Master marketing plan uses tools such as EFP to build markets today and tomorrow  Full story

Feature Article

EFPs and the world of ag sustainability: An insider's thoughts
January 27, 2013:
Alberta Beef Producers' (ABP) Rich Smith is an ag engineer, a respected industry consultant, the first environmental manager for ABP and now its executive director  Full story

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New vertical beater manure spreaders offer environmental benefits
January 16, 2013:
New style spreaders improve distribution and lower application rates  Full story

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EFP identified these on-farm improvements
January 11, 2013:
Four examples of why the Semeniuk farm is more sustainable today  Full story

Feature Article

Big picture approach key to a successful grazing systems
December 29, 2012:
EFP opens doors for discussion, contributes to total farm sustainability  Full story

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Long term water management planning yields clear value for producers
December 18, 2012:
Proactive process helps mitigate costs, environmental risks  Full story

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Vegetable grower urges local farmers to seize EFP opportunity
December 17, 2012:
Program helps promote stewardship efforts  Full story

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Ranchers' passion drives a thoughtful, personal land management plan
December 6, 2012:
EFP process identified strong landscape and watershed improvements  Full story

:. rural emergency plan


A simple, do-it-yourself emergency plan for protecting rural Alberta families and their environment.

Rural Emergency Plan


:. Growing Forward 2

Growing Forward 2 provides financial and technical assistance to producers from April 2013 to March 2017.






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