April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 – Leduc, AB –

Operation Pollinator is establishing its footprint in Western Canada through a multi-year partnership between ARECA, Manitoba Conservation Districts Association (MCDA), Saskatchewan Soil Conservation Association (SSCA), Syngenta and the Soil...

April 6, 2017

The Agriculture Research and Extension Council of Alberta hosted the RVT Plot training for the 2017 season on April 5th and 6th at the Crop Diversification Centre in Edmonton, AB. There were 35 attendees from across Alberta which gathered to discuss plot design, seedin...

March 24, 2017

Grass Roots Family Farm is characterized by its rolling farm land bordering the North Eastern shores of Red Deer Lake near Ferintosh, Alberta.

Grass Roots Family farm is highly diversified offering grass fed beef, free-range eggs, garden produce additional to perma...

February 28, 2017

Learn how the Carbon Levy may affect your farm in this 4 page summary. Click HERE to access the full PDF version.


February 16, 2017

MARA hosted its 2016-2017 Annual General Meeting on Thursday February 9, 2017 at the Fort Vermilion Complex. As part of the AGM, MARA honoured some community members whose volunteer contribution in 2016 led to significant success at MARA.

Dr. Sheri Strydhorst, a re...

February 3, 2017

Summer Research Technician Position 2017

Full Time from May 1 –August 31, 2017

Location: Fairview, AB OR High Prairie, AB

Peace Country Beef and Forage Association (PCBFA) is a producer organized, unbiased applied research and extension group focusing on beef, forage and...

February 1, 2017

On day two of FarmTech 2017, Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, the honourable Oneil Carlier stopped by the ARECA booth to network with staff and producers from across the province.

Pictured: Producers Howard Vincett (Galahad, AB) and Chinook Applied Resear...

January 19, 2017

 ARECA, in partnership with its member associations is proud to be involved with the Alberta Insect Pest Monitoring Network. Throughout the 2016 season, data was collected across Alberta to develop the 2016 survey and the 2017 forecast maps.

Check out your area here

January 13, 2017

Senior Research Technician Position

The Mackenzie Applied Research Association (MARA) is a non‐profit applied agriculture research

and extension organization located in Fort Vermilion, Alberta. MARA serves producers in the

Mackenzie County, the northernmost agriculture re...

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