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2 edition of Irrigation farming in Southern Alberta found in the catalog.

Irrigation farming in Southern Alberta

by K. W. Hill

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Published by Dept. of Agriculture in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Crops,
  • Water requirements,
  • Culture irriguée,
  • Irrigation farming

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby K.W. Hill and A.E. Palmer
    SeriesCanada. Dept. of Agriculture. publication -- no. 883.
    ContributionsPalmer, A. E., Canada. Dept. of Agriculture
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25209488M

    Western Irrigation District - Formation. -- -- Consists of correspondence about, and the agreement between, Canadian Pacific Railway and the Western Irrigation District regarding transfer of land. Includes rough draft of the agreement. M Western Irrigation District - Formation. -- Chris Nicol. U of L study the first to examine the use of precision agriculture in irrigation farming in Alberta. A new study by Drs. Lorraine and Chris Nicol shows irrigators in southern Alberta are seeing benefits from precision agriculture. Dr. Dorothy Lampard .

    Step back in time to rural York County, Nebraska, in the middle of the Great Plains during the s — a time and place of contrast and change. There were stark differences between the social, economic, and cultural lives of town residents and farm families. In rural Nebraska, there was no electricity, indoor plumbing, refrigerators, or other modern inventions enjoyed by city dwellers in the. In , AWA formed a research team to study the need for legislation to protect and conserve Alberta’s finest waterways. This team looked at 32 rivers in southern Alberta and presented its findings in the publication Rivers on Borrowed Time, which focuses on eight of the rivers book had two objectives: to demonstrate the value of Alberta rivers and to present a plan of action.

    A Guide to Growing, Harvesting and Baling Hay. The choice of plant (or plants) to be grown for hay depends on many factors: climate, availability of water, tonnage needed, type of livestock being. Source: Alberta Registries; and Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development, Statistics and Data Development Branch Table Average Alberta Agricultural Land Values by C.L.I. and Municipality, $/Acre ALBERTA AGRICULTURE STATISTICS YEARBOOK,


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