Announcements, news and reminders
From Alberta Pork
AFSC deadlines upcoming – end of month
Sat., Apr. 30 is the deadline for three services offered by the Agriculture Financial Services Corporation (AFSC):
- AgriStability: 2022 enrolment and fee due (no penalty)
- Perennial Crop Insurance: Last day to remove grazing livestock from insured hay fields
- Annual Crop Insurance: Last day to apply, make changes to (including updating declared acres) or cancel coverage
See the full list of 2022 deadlines.
Squeal on Pigs! virtual forum – next month
The Alberta Invasive Species Council (AISC) is hosting a webinar on Wed., May 11, starting at 6 p.m., to provide insight into Alberta’s wild boar management strategies. Register now, free-of-charge.
Public perceptions wield increasing influence
Understanding the many perspectives that shape public trust in animal agriculture relies on a great deal of speculation. But the list of questions, and the need for answers, grows constantly. Read the full story in the Banff 2022 edition of the Canadian Hog Journal.
Read the full edition online or check your mailbox, and keep an eye on the Canadian Hog Journal website, Twitter and Facebook for more articles to be published separately in the coming weeks.