Agriculture

2017 Pitch In Program

 

It’s once again time for community groups to ‘Pitch In’ to keep our community looking its best. Brazeau County has funding available for community groups interested in taking part in the annual Pitch In Program. Funding is available for all areas in the County and groups will be supplied with safety gear and garbage bags for the roadside clean-up initiative.

 

Those interested in participating must supply a letter of interest and fill out an application form by visiting Brazeau County office or visiting this link.

 

Brazeau County, Box 77-7401 Twp Rd 494, Drayton Valley, AB T7A 1R1, Attn:  Sean Allen

 

Deadline to apply for the program is May 8th, 2017.

Clean up dates are from May 12th, 2017 to June 6th, 2017.

 

 

The Agriculture Division and the Agricultural Service Board work hand in hand to deliver agricultural based programming for the municipal ratepayer. The Agricultural Service Board is the policy recommending body to Council, while the Agricultural Department is the implementation and enforcement arm of the operations.


Priorities of the Agriculture Division include training landowners to control weedsdiseases and insects, to prevent the establishment of new weeds, roadside vegetation management, and to prevent soil erosion.

 

To learn more about the Division's workshops, click here.