The main pests that require outside assistance are beavers and coyotes. The approach taken is to offer assistance via workshops and hands-on training in addition to providing awareness and educational materials in management and prevention.
Agricultural Services will be closely watching the forecast and conditions so that grasshopper control products and equipment can be acquired in a timely matter to help producers react to the next outbreak
Because Club Root has been confirmed in 3 adjacent municipalities this summer we increased our surveillance and inspection activities. All canola fields that staff were aware of in the County were inspected and any suspect plant roots were tested. Staff will continue to monitor Club Root activity in neighbouring municipalities.
Richardson Ground Squirrel aka. Gopher
for more information on control methods for gophers