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November 16, 2021
"The smart farm is working with new technologies and is able to take on that risk of working with new technologies and provide unbiased feedback and information to producers and other stakeholders in the industry to help them make decisions about technology" - Joy AgnewJoy Agnew holds a leadership role in the development of the College's Smart Ag Ecosystem, bringing together the academic programming, applied research, strategic partnerships, smart farm operations, and extension & communication activities to help the College meet its goal to be a leader in Smart Agriculture.
November 19, 2021
"We are fortunate in Canada that we have some of the most progressive farms in the world" - Remi Schmaltz CEO of Decisive Farming by TELUS Agriculture.
October 15, 2021
We are ecstatic that Treeera is a partner of CEP Canada Reconnected!
September 30, 2021
Today we honor the first official National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. This day responds to Call to Action 80 from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada: Calls to Action, which reads:
"80. We call upon the federal government, in collaboration with Aboriginal peoples, to establish, as a statutory holiday, a National Day for Truth and Reconciliation to honour Survivors, their families, and communities, and ensure that public commemoration of the history and legacy of residential schools remains a vital component of the reconciliation process."
Please take the time to read through the provided resources to better understand the meaning and importance of this day and of Indigenous culture within our country.
August 27, 2021
The Government of Alberta is funding a new sewage treatment plant to reduce land use, water pollution, while waste sludge turns into treated fertilizer. Link in the bio.
August 25, 2021
Statistics show that Canada has 20% of the world's freshwater reserves and it is time to start making sure we protect them
August 23, 2021
Promising future for the Prairie provinces as the minister of agriculture and agri-food, Marie-Claude Bibeau, says the Canadian government is funding over 25 million the restoration of freshwater systems in the prairie provinces.
August 26, 2021
$38.5 million in funding from federal and province for flood prevention and other infrastructure projects for communities in Alberta. More at the link below:
August 24, 2021
Saskatchewan hydrologist Jay Famiglietti finds evidence that the continent of North America is drying up, threatening food security and causing an increase in an already rising sea level