Advancing Women in Agriculture Conference
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When colder temperatures hit and chickens are ‘cooped’ up, they are prone to becoming bored.
As an employee of Alberta Farm Animal Care, animal welfare is something that is always very high on my radar, so when I became a Beekeeper this past year, that didn’t change. Now, as you are reading this, you are probably thinking one of three things:
Alberta Farm Animal Care was founded in 1993, which makes this coming year AFAC's 25th anniversary!! AFAC was created by the livestock industry for the livestock industry in Alberta. Throughout the past 25 years, AFAC has developed into the collective voice of the livestock industry on all matters of livestock welfare.
ALERT line grows in popularity for both livestock producers and public alike Alberta Farm Animal Care’s ALERT line continues to grow by leaps and bounds every year. The line’s coordinator Pam Miller says over 500 calls were placed to the line last year. “Of those 500 calls, 88 cases were investigated that required some sort […]
The Alberta Farm Animal Care’s Emergency Response trailer was pressed into service on Thursday after a massive one-hundred plus vehicle pile-up on the QE-II south of Edmonton, which left several dozen head of cattle in distress. AFAC Board Chair Heini Hehli tells Rural Roots Canada the ER trailer was ready to respond to the […]