Six working groups have been created to look at various areas of Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) legislation and recommend how employment standards, OHS and labour relations requirements should be applied under the Enhanced Protection for Farm and Ranch Workers Act which came into effect earlier this year.
Anyone who witnesses serious public lands abuse can now phone the 24-hour Report A Poacher line to notify an officer.
The National Farmers Union (NFU) wishes to express sincere condolences to the family of Roy Atkinson, who served as our organization’s first President from 1969 until 1978.
Agriculture was front and centre at the Medicine Hat College May 5 as the Entrepreneur Development Centre’s (EDC) Summer Company program celebrated four winning entries receiving grants for start-up businesses. Each of those companies received the full grant of $10,000.