Agricultural Services

Cultivating a Strong and Sustainable Future

Lac Ste. Anne County Agricultural Services encourages production, profitability and sustainability of the agriculture industry in Lac Ste. Anne County through information and program support. Direction for programming is provided by the Lac Ste. Anne County Agricultural Services Board.

Agricultural Services supports the development of diversified, competitive and profitable agriculture and agri-business industries that contribute to the economic, environmental and social prosperity of the Lac Ste. Anne County region.

In Focus: Application for Summer Positions Now Open

In Focus Summer PositionsApplication for Summer Positions Now Open

At Lac Ste. Anne County, we pride ourselves on our focus on safety, learning, and a fun work environment. In this position, you would be introduced to vegetation management; legislation governing municipal weed control; identification of legislated weeds, crop diseases, and pests; operating a variety of spray equipment; as well as how to safely handle and apply herbicides. This makes for an excellent summer seasonal position for students, as well as providing you a stepping stone towards potential full-time positions upon graduation. However, these positions are not strictly for students; any qualified persons are encouraged to apply. The job descriptions, requirements, and how to apply can be found below. Lac Ste. Anne County Agriculture Services has openings for seven (7) summer positions as weed inspectors, pesticide applicators, and crop inspector. Applications are open until March 2, 2018...



Agricultural Services Resources

  • Predator & Wild Animal Control

    Get the latest information and resources related to assessment and appraisal practices for all properties within the County.

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  • Alternative Land Use Services

    The County seeks agricultural producers to participate in our Alternative Land Use Services Program which helps sustain agriculture, wildlife, and natural spaces for the benefit of both landowners and the environment.

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  • Awards & Bursaries

    A number of bursary and award programs are offered each year to encourage producers to pursue further educational opportunities, and to enhance the ability of young people to make meaningful contributions to the agricultural community.

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Latest Agricultural Services News

Clubroot Info Session Wr...

Ag News
on 2017-11-23
Clubroot Info Session Wrap-up

A free clubroot information session was hosted at the Lac Ste. Anne County Administration Building on Nove...

Woodlot Resources

Ag News
on 2017-10-16
Woodlot Resources

Woodlot Establishment and Management: Managed forest cover on private land is commonly called a woodlot. ...

WRRP Grant Update

Ag News
on 2017-09-29
WRRP Grant Update

Are you ready to trade in marginal land and grow ecosystem services?

Welcome to Lac Ste. Anne...

Ag News
on 2017-09-27
Welcome to Lac Ste. Anne’s Newest Residents

Canada Thistle Stem-Mining Weevils

Working Well Workshop

Ag News
on 2017-09-26
Working Well Workshop

FREE water well management workshop presented by the Working Well Program, with technical expertise provid...

Tools to build your cowh...

Ag News
on 2017-09-19
Tools to build your cowherd

This workshop will discuss how genetic and genomic tools can help identify superior animals to develop a p...


Ag News
on 2017-09-19

Enhancing Farm Business Decisions in Alberta's Cow-Calf Sector

Prairies North Farm Foru...

Ag News
on 2017-09-19
Prairies North Farm Forum

Tuesday, October 31st at the Seniors' Drop-in Centre (5437 49th Street, Barrhead) Learn about: Improv...

Letter to the Minister o...

Ag News
on 2017-09-19
Letter to the Minister of Finance from LSAC Ag Services Board

Ross Bohnet, Chairman of Lac Ste. Anne County Agricultural Service Board's letter to the Federal Minister ...

Getting Into Farming

Ag News
on 2017-08-30
Getting Into Farming

Information Session For the Aspiring Farmer

Pasture Walk and Talk

Ag News
on 2017-08-15
Pasture Walk and Talk

From Uplands to Lowlands A Field Day with Cows and Fish Wednesday, September 6, 11am - 4pm

Crop Watch - Annual Fiel...

Ag News
on 2017-08-14
Crop Watch - Annual Field Surveillance Program

Agricultural Services is on the lookout for several diseases and pests common to regional crops This summ...

Alberta Dutch Elm Diseas...

Ag News
on 2017-06-22
Alberta Dutch Elm Disease (DED) Awareness Week is from June 22-28

“The intent of the week is to raise awareness on how dangerous Dutch elm disease is, the importa...

Plastic Mulch for Shelte...

Ag News
on 2017-04-26
Plastic Mulch for Shelterbelt Plantings

Black plastic mulch increases the success rate of shelterbelt establishment by controlling weeds and conse...

Winding Creek Ranch Wins...

Ag News
on 2017-04-21
Winding Creek Ranch Wins 2017 ESA

Alberta Beef Producers presented Tom Thompson and Winding Creek Ranch with its 2017 Environmental Stewards...


Choose from the Following Agricultural Services

Rental Equipment

Lac Ste. Anne County offers numerous pieces of agricultural equipment and products for rent, from pest traps to pasture sprayers and much more.

Weed & Pest Control

Lac Ste. Anne County implements a spectrum of integrated pest management systems to control and eradicate noxious and prohibited noxious weeds.

Reference Library

Explore the County's frequently updated informational resource for farming, ranching and all things agriculture.

Agricultural Services Board

The County aims to maintain healthy populations of wildlife while controlling those species known to cause disturbance for residents.

About the County

Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County is a municipal district in central Alberta, Canada. It is located in Census Division 13, roughly 45 minutes northwest of Edmonton. The County's administrative office is located at 56521 Range Road 65. Its namesake comes from its largest body of water, Lac Ste. Anne.

Contact Information

  Box 219, Sangudo AB T0E 2A0
 lsac (@)
 (780) 785-3411
 (780) 785-2359