Agricultural News

AgReview

Articles for category Council News

Rocky View County Producer is Named Alberta's Commercial Breeder of the Year

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Congratulations to Howard Hawkwood on receiving Alberta Hereford Association’s Commercial Breeder of the Year for 2021!Howard grew up on a dairy farm in the Bearspaw district in what is now Northwest Calgary. His passion for Hereford cattle began in 1963 when his dad, Joe Hawkwood, purchased three Read More...

Council Decisions: January 11, 2022

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Here is a brief summary of the decisions of Rocky View County Council at the January 11, 2022 Council Meeting. This is a general overview of decisions only. Details of the agenda items can be found in the meeting’s agenda and details on the specifics of the decisions can be found in the minutes of Read More...

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Thursday, December 23, 2021

Christmas means different things for each of us. In a year when ‘normal’ and ‘routine’ have been anything but, the approaching holiday season may feel like a very welcome traditional time charged with a renewed sense of meaning.Many of us have found the changes and restrictions this year have Read More...

Council Announces Change to Acting CAO

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

On December 14, 2021, Rocky View County Council appointed Byron Riemann as acting Chief Administrative Officer (CAO) effective January 1, 2022.Speaking on behalf of Council, Mayor Don Kochan thanked current interim CAO, Kent Robinson. “Rocky View County has benefited from Mr. Robinson and his Read More...

Council Decisions: December 14, 2021

Wednesday, December 15, 2021

Here is a brief summary of the decisions of Rocky View County Council at the December 14, 2021 Council Meeting. This is a general overview of decisions only. Details of the agenda items can be found in the meeting’s agenda and details on the specifics of the decisions can be found in the minutes of Read More...

Rocky View County Spruce Budworm

Monday, December 13, 2021

In the spring of 2021, Agricultural and Environmental Services hired a consultant to conduct a larval survey to better estimate the population density of spruce budworm in Bragg Creek and the surrounding area. Based on Provincial monitoring and Rocky View County’s survey numbers, the infestation was Read More...

Notice of Special Council Meeting on January 17 and 18, 2022

Monday, December 13, 2021

In accordance with section 194(1)(a) of the Municipal Government Act and section 22 of the Procedure Bylaw C-7907-2019, the Mayor may call a special Council meeting whenever the official considers it appropriate to do so.  This serves as notice to Council under section 194(3) of the Municipal Read More...

Council Decisions: December 7, 2021

Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Here is a summary of the decisions of Rocky View County Council at the December 7, 2021 Council Meeting. This is a general overview of decisions only. Details of the agenda items can be found in the meeting’s agenda and details on the specifics of the decisions can be found in the minutes of this Read More...

Council Decisions: November 30, 2021

Thursday, December 2, 2021

Here is a brief summary of the decisions of Rocky View County Council at the November 30, 2021 Council Meeting. This is a general overview of decisions only. Details of the agenda items can be found in the meeting’s agenda, and details on the specifics of the decisions can be found in the minutes of Read More...

Council Decisions: November 9, 2021

Tuesday, November 9, 2021

Here is a brief summary of the decisions of Rocky View County Council at the November 9, 2021 Council Meeting. This is a general overview of decisions only. Details of the agenda items can be found in the meeting’s agenda and details on the specifics of the decisions can be found in the minutes of Read More...

Rocky View County Council Elects Mayor and Deputy Mayor, Along With Boards and Committees Appointments

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Rocky View County’s new council was sworn in Tuesday by Judge Margaret Keelaghan, QC, and then conducted the first orders of business with more than 40 appointments to various County boards and committees.The meeting began with the selection by council of Division 2 Councillor Don Kochan as Mayor Read More...

Official 2021 Election Results for Rocky View County

Friday, October 22, 2021

Rocky View County has released the official results of the 2021 Municipal Election.The successful candidates for County Council have not changed from the unofficial results announced following the October 18 vote. A recount conducted for voting station 301 in Division 3 added two votes to the total Read More...

Election Night Information

Monday, October 18, 2021

On Monday, October 18, 2021, Rocky Viewers will elect the 2021-2025 Rocky View County Council. You can view election results in these ways: County Social Media We will post the results of each polling station count and the advance vote counts for each division right here on our Facebook page and our Read More...

Event: Working with Cattle, Working with People - How to Get Along

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Good stockmanship means getting your cows to buy into your ideas in a low stress environment.Join Dylan Biggs to better understand cattle behaviour and how to apply low stress handling techniques on your farm/ranch. Included is a day and a half of classroom & hands-on, in-field sessions on cattle Read More...

Fall Tree Watering

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

As trees are preparing for winter; deep watering may help their well-being during the cold winter months as well as at beginning of next spring. The majority of Alberta is dry with very little moisture during September and October with many trees that are experiencing water deficiency during these Read More...

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ... 44

Subscribe

If you would like to receive the digital AgReview directly to your inbox, email agservices@rockyview.ca with the word “Subscribe” in the subject line, and you’ll be added to the mailing list.

You can unsubscribe at any time by emailing agservices@rockyview.ca with the word “Unsubscribe” in the subject line.

Past Issues