The Agricultural Service Board’s (ASB’s) of the Special Areas assist producers in many ways, while working in accordance within the regulations of the following Acts:
More Questions? Give your local Ag Fieldman a call!
Special Areas 2: Jesse Williams (403) 854-1114
Special Areas 3: Don Hogan (403) 664-3618
Special Areas 4: Justine Comeau (403) 577-3523
Weed Control Programs
The ASB provides a strong weed control program within Special Areas. Restricted noxious and noxious weeds are a main target of the board. Regular control is a consistent goal of the ASB’s, with problem weed sites being controlled, documented, GPS’d and reinspected as necessary. Roadside spraying is performed to aid in weed control. The ASB’s have herbicide spraying equipment that is available to rent.
What noxious and prohibited weeds should you be on the lookout for?
Head to the Alberta Invasive website to learn more.
Killer Plants and Common Posers - click here for more information
For more information about these Prohibited Noxious Weeds and other kinds click here.
Pest Control Programs
Pick up a shelterbelt tree order form at your nearest District Office or online.
Shelterbelts in Alberta
Shelterbelts for Livestock Farms
Shelterbelts for Soil Conservation
Tips for Tree Planting
Tree Planter available for rent
Equipment for Rent
Visit our Rates in Effect page for current equipment rental rates. Contact your local District Office for more information.
Agricultural Service Boards
SPECIAL AREA NO. 2
Neal Roes, SA2
Brad Osadczuk, SA2
Tenille Stevens, Office Manager
Jesse Williams, Ag. Fieldman
SPECIAL AREA NO. 3
Travis Foot, SA3
Sam Shadlock, SA3
Tori Monroe, Office Manager
Don Hogan, Ag. Fieldman
SPECIAL AREA NO. 4
Barry Redel, SA4
Graham Schetzsle, SA4
Taryl Abt, Office Manager
Justine Comeau, Ag. Fieldman