Part of this work included a lease cost survey done by MNP to capture a more accurate picture of leaseholder costs.Use the links below to check out the proposed framework."The crop and livestock sectors came together in a historic collaboration, unified by a common goal to represent the agriculture industry with a single voice as it relates to Bill 6," says meeting co-chair Page Stuart.ALI recently completed a research project involving a look at compensation for industrial activity on grazing lease lands.AGLA held their Annual General Meeting on the afternoon of March 7 in Brooks.
What the letter doesn't inform them is that they have 30 days in which to appeal or they have lost the application and can't get their historic water rights recognized by Alberta law.
In short, those closest to the land know what it could - and could not - provide.
They know from close observation, from empirical reality, how best to manage the natural environment.
This is why wildlife are found on managed grazing ecosystems - because it is good habitat as a result of the stewardship of the rancher. The AGM serves as an important opportunity to inform our members about the recent activities of the AGLA about the various provincial policy issues impacting leaseholders across the province and to hear the concerns from members about to best manage their grazing leases.
Over 100 grazing leaseholders were in the Lethbridge and the strong turnout reflects both the significant issues our industry is facing but also the value that leaseholders see in being a member of the AGLA.