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Alberta officials need to focus on trade relationships: experts

Global News
January 8, 2021
Federal trade experts spoke recently with the Southern Alberta Council on Public Affairs about how Alberta’s agriculture and agrifood sector could position Canada to expand trade in coming years.

Alberta cutting 930 jobs in social services, agriculture, wildfire management: AUPE

Global News
October 21, 2020
The cuts could impact up to 546 positions in Community and Social Services and 247 in Agriculture and Forestry, according to a disclosure letter sent to the AUPE.

Alberta agriculture shines ‘during these tough times’

Alberta Farmer Express
October 15, 2020
The provincial government says “record crops and strengthened cattle prices are leading Alberta’s economic recovery.”