Lesser Slave River News

Interdepartmental News and Resources

The Original Grazing School for Women Hosts Winter Workshop

In addition to their traditional two-day Field Workshop, the Original Grazing School for Women will be offering a Winter Workshop on March 12 in Wainwright Alberta.

Support for Alberta Livestock Producers

Livestock producers and beekeepers can now apply for phase two of the 2021 Canada-Alberta Livestock Feed Assistance AgriRecovery initiative.

MD Council Declares State of Agricultural Disaster

Record-breaking heat and drought conditions across the region have severely impacted cereal and oilseed crops and livestock feed.

Resources for Attendees of Farm & Acreage Watershed Workshop

For those interested, the Lesser Slave Watershed Council (LSWC) has provided a list of resources related to last month’s successful Farm & Acreage Watershed Workshop.

2021 Road Allowance Vegetation Management Program

The MD will be conducting its Vegetation Management Program from June 15 through to September 30, 2021.

Stay Alert for Slow-Moving Farm Vehicles

The MD wishes to remind drivers to pay attention to slow moving farm vehicles.

Virtual Networking with Greener Pastures Ranching

Join the free virtual networking sessions on Wednesday nights from 6pm until 7:30pm.

Virtual Workshop Series: Getting Into Retail

Learn what it takes to be successful selling into the retail food market.

Special Edition of Rural Roots Hot Off the Press

The MD’s Ag Services department is pleased to announce that a holiday edition of Rural Roots has been published and mailed to Lesser Slave River residents.

Welcome to Lesser Slave River

Just a few hours due north of Edmonton lies the remarkable region of Lesser Slave River. 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.

Reeve Murray Kerik
Municipal District of Lesser Slave River no. 124