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Feds offer aid in bovine tuberculosis crisis

Posted on December 7, 2016

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Cattle producers in southeastern Alberta experiencing extraordinary costs due to bovine tuberculosis (bovine TB) quarantine measures will be eligible… Read More »

MP Shields continues bovine tuberculosis concerns

Posted on November 30, 2016

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com Bow River MP Martin Shields is continuing to pressure the federal government for answers about when cattle producers can… Read More »

Request made for help from M.D. of Taber ag fieldman

Posted on November 23, 2016

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com The Municipal District of Taber has received a request for help from a growing co-op based outside its boundaries.… Read More »

MP Shields inquires about cattle quarantine

Posted on November 16, 2016

By Trevor Busch Taber Times tbusch@tabertimes.com After the presence of bovine tuberculosis was detected in a cow shipped to the U.S., more than 30 ranches… Read More »

Bovine Tuberculosis outbreak affects region

Posted on November 2, 2016

The recent finding of Bovine Tuberculosis in Southeastern Alberta is of great concern to ranchers, cattle producers, and all involved in the cattle industry, notes… Read More »

M.D. clears up confusion on local grazing leases

Posted on October 5, 2016

By Nikki Jamieson Taber Times njamieson@tabertimes.com A grazing leaseholder meeting held last month has caused concern over the spread of misinformation on local leases. During… Read More »

Fighting pests with bigger pests: the Mother Nature method

Posted on August 3, 2016

By J.W. Schnarr Southern Alberta Newspapers — Lethbridge Sometimes, you just have to let Mother Nature run its course. In the case of zebra chip… Read More »

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