Agricultural Services

Cultivating a Strong and Sustainable Future

The County’s Agricultural Services division provides information, expertise and equipment to assist residents with a wide range of agriculture, horticulture and conservation needs. In-house specialists are on hand to assist with crop disease and weed management issues, and knowledgeable staff members are always happy to answer any horticulture-related queries.

Agricultural Services Resources


The Alternative Land Use Services Program helps sustain agriculture, wildlife and natural spaces for the benefit of both landowners and the environment. This voluntary program is available to residents actively using their land for agricultural production.


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.


Lac Ste. Anne County's Agricultural Services department provides information, expertise and equipment to assist residents with a wide range of seasonal needs. From weed management and pest control to equipment rentals, we’ll get you growing in the right direction.


Rural Beautification Tour 2019: Promoting Excellence in Horticulture

Thursday, August 1
Tickets Just $33.00 (Lunch, Snacks & Refreshments Included)

Take a day trip on the air-conditioned coach bus & visit some of the loveliest yards in Lac Ste. Anne County. The tour is a full day. Registration includes transportation, a catered lunch, plus snacks & refreshments throughout the day. The registration fee of $33.00 must be paid in advance to confirm your seat on the bus.

Online registration: For your convenience, online registration is available. Please Click Here to register. A small, non-refundable processing fee will apply.

Telephone registration: please call 780.785.3411 or toll-free 1.866.880.5722.

Walk-in registration: You can register in person at the Lac Ste. Anne County Administration Office located at 56521- Range Road 65, 1 mile east of Sangudo.

Waiting list: If the maximum number of people have registered your name will be put on a waiting list. If a spot becomes available we will contact you.

Methods of payment: Online and telephone payments can be made Here via Visa or Mastercard. If you're paying in-person, cash, debit, cheque, Visa, or Mastercard will be accepted.

The tour includes yards selected from those nominated for the Rural Beautification Contest.

NOTE: This event will run rain or shine. Please dress appropriately for the weather. The tour includes 5-6 stops and involves lots of walking, sometimes on uneven terrain.

Pick up points at both the east and west end of the County will be finalized and departure times will be determined once the tour route is confirmed.

Please Register by Monday, July 22

For more details on this must-see tour, contact County Horticulturist Lorraine Taylor at 780.785.3411 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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About the County

Lac Ste. Anne County is a governing body in central Alberta, Canada. Its administrative office is located at 56521, Range Road 65, Lac Ste. Anne County, near the Hamlet of Sangudo — about an hour's drive west of Edmonton. Founded in 1944, Lac Ste. Anne County's namesake comes from its largest and most historically significant body of water, Lac Ste. Anne. // MORE

Contact Information

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