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Title Published Date Author
CanolaPALOOZA's Pre Harvest Tour Wraps up Successful Year 29 August 2017 Written by Jordan Davidson
Lacombe County promoting sustainable agriculture through ALUS program 21 February 2019 Written by Jordan Davidson
Applications are open to host visitors for Open Farm Days 2019 11 February 2019 Written by Jordan Davidson
Lacombe County's 2018 environmental report heeds good news 28 January 2019 Written by Amie MacInnis
Lacombe County looking for more participants for Ag plastic recycling 28 January 2019 Written by Amie MacInnis
Cold weather damages half of Alberta crops as farmers wrap up harvest 08 November 2018 Written by Jordan Davidson
Local farmers take off crop for Canadian Foodgrains Bank 05 November 2018 Written by Jordan Davidson
Harvest Safety Reminders from Lacombe County 16 August 2018 Written by Jordan Davidson
Money Raised for Farmers with Mental Health Issues 26 June 2018 Written by Marquis Peterson
Land Secured for Longtime Charity Crop Project in Lacombe County 10 May 2018 Written by Kim Kay

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