Stories

We are proud to work with some of the best stewards of the land — Canadian farmers and ranchers just like you. Every farm’s history and natural legacy is unique. Here is how the farmers and ranchers we partner with are positively shaping the land under their care.

September 1, 2021

Economic benefits to winter wheat even in a dry year

Manitoba’s Interlake region is no stranger to extreme swings in weather. More often than not, the area experiences high moisture levels and flooding, but that hasn’t been the case for the last three or four years.

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February 25, 2021

Resilient systems put to work on Alberta ranch

The bitter cold that blanketed the prairies has eased. The sun is shining, the winds have calmed, the days are longer, and the Andrew family is reminded why they live and ranch in the Special Areas.

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January 21, 2021

DUC’s Revolving Land Conservation Program is on the mark

More than 1,700 acres; five projects. That’s how many acres and conservation projects under DUC’s Revolving Land Conservation program were put back in the hands of Alberta farmers and landowners this fall.

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January 21, 2021

Wetland restoration and Alberta Wetland Policy benefit a farm family

For Leroy and Mary Feldberg, their wetland restoration project provides better control of spring flooding on their land, continued use of the land for grazing, increased wildlife habitat and financial compensation.

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