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Obsolete Collection Campaign 2018

Do you have any unwanted pesticides or livestock medications?  Obsolete collection is coming to Saskatchewan from October 1 – 5, 2018!

Safely dispose of unwanted or obsolete agricultural pesticides and livestock medications – no charge!  Take them to the following locations on the dates noted below between 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM.

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For more information, contact Cleanfarms Saskatchewan toll free at 1-877-622-4460 or visit www.cleanfarms.ca.

Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program Deadline Extension

The Saskatchewan Agriculture Ministry made an important announcement late last week.  “With this sustained stretch of dry weather, applications to Saskatchewan’s Farm and Ranch Water Infrastructure Program (FRWIP) will be considered until September 30, 2017, past the original August 1 deadline”.

FRWIP projects must still be completed and claims submitted by February 15, 2018.

If producers have questions on FRWIP, please call Glenn at 306-831-6009 or visit our website at eaglecreekwatershed.ca

You can also contact the Program Design and Delivery Branch at 1-877-874-5365 or email  fpbinfo@gov.sk.ca.

 

Thank you.

Sincerely,

Glenn Barclay PAg
Watershed Technician
Eagle Creek Watershed Group Inc.
Box 457
Biggar, Saskatchewan S0K 0M0

Phone: 306-831-6009
Email:  eaglecreekwatershed@hotmail.com
Office: 117 – 3rd Avenue West – Biggar, Sask.
Website: eaglecreekwatershed.ca

21-Day Farm Safety Challenge

Greetings from the Agricultural Health and Safety Network!

Harvest will be here before we know it.   In preparation for it we have issued a challenge for those interested in making their farm a safer place.  All farm families are invited to participate in this 1st ever challenge.

 

For more information, contact

Bonita Hus

Canadian Centre for Health and Safety in Agriculture
Agricultural Health and Safety Network
104 Clinic Place, Saskatoon, SK
S7N 5E5
(306) 966-6647