Sunday, August 09, 2020

Attention Researchers:

ABP and SCA call for proposals

The Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) and Saskatchewan Cattlemen's Association (SCA) have announced a joint call for proposals. The deadline to submit letters of intent for this call is June 2, 2017. The purpose of this $150,000 targeted call for proposals is to focus on specific priority areas benefiting Alberta and Saskatchewan’s cattle producers. The targeted priority areas have been established based on producer and expert analysis of significant knowledge and/or technology gaps that require additional research.

More information about this call for proposals including priority areas and instructions for submitting an application are available at:

Please note that projects will not be eligible to receive funding from both SCAIDF and this call.

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Posted May 8, 2017


Risk Management and Insurance Survey

Alberta Beef Producers (ABP) and Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association (SCA) are conducting a risk management and insurance survey for forage producers to provide important information that may be used to design more effective insurance and risk management tools for forage producers. Your feedback is greatly appreciated, and the survey should take about 10 minutes to complete. A final report with the survey findings will be made available to ABP and SCA by April 2018.

Complete the survey here:

Posted May 6, 2017


Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative

Hire an Intern and Receive Funding

Through the Agricultural Youth Green Jobs Initiative.  Green Farms Stream: Receive 50% (up to $10,000) of the cost of hiring a Canadian youth, aged 30 years or younger, including high school students. Activities must offer work experience on a Canadian Farm and benefit the environment.  Green Internship Stream: Receive 50% (up to $16,000) of the cost of hiring a Canadian post-secondary graduate, aged 30 years or younger.  Activities, services or research must benefit the environment, but are not restricted to farms.

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Posted April 28, 2017


A Special Thank You to Saskatchewan Forage Council Sponsors



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The SFC also gratefully acknowledges funding for…
Facilitating Forage Initiatives in Saskatchewan’ project through the Saskatchewan Cattlemen’s Association Industry Development Fund (SCAIDF)