Productivity and innovation of farmers and ranchers showcased through ALUS Canada’s New Acre™ Project
Covering a geographic area of nearly a million acres (more than 4,000 km2), the program focuses on encourage landowners (farmers) to create conservation projects for prairie potholes, wetlands and other marginally productive farmland in this agricultural and oil-producing region southeast of Edmonton. ALUS Flagstaff hopes to help protect habitat and water quality in Iron Creek and the beautiful Battle River watershed.
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David Bissett and ALUS Canada announce great news for environmental conservation on farms and ranchesPosted August 29, 2017 in Alberta
Alberta philanthropist David Bissett and ALUS Canada, A Weston Family Initiative, announced "The Bissett Action Fund," a new $500,000 gift which will support environmental projects on farms and ranches in southern Alberta.
ALUS Canada and The W. Garfield Weston Foundation announce $5M grant to launch a groundbreaking environmental initiative now known as ALUS Canada, A Weston Family Initiative, along with its New Acre™ Project.
The W. Garfield Weston Foundation
National Conservation Plan