Agricultural Communications Committee

Purpose

  • To promote agriculture and products derived from local agricultural pursuits
  • In co-sponsorship with Alberta Agriculture Rural Development, and other interested agricultural organizations, Societies and Associations operating within the County boundaries, to organize promotional events to increase public awareness of the various agricultural activities, within the County and of the benefits available to the farming community through the various Agricultural Service Board programs

Meetings

  • Meet at least 4 times each year

Membership

  • 2 Members of the Agricultural Service Board (Council Representatives:  Doug Lyseng, Tina Sroka)
  • The Assistant Fieldman of the Agricultural Service Board
  • A member from each Agricultural Society in Camrose County
  • A member from the Camrose Regional Exhibition Association
  • A member from the Camrose and District Horticultural Society
  • Up to 3 members from the community at large

Scholarship Winners

The Agricultural Communications Committee holds a scholarship contest annually where County students submit an essay or video presentation on a topic picked by the Agriculture Communications Committee.  The winner for 2024 is Kaylee HeinzYou can view Kaylee's video presentation here.

Century Farm Awards


The Agricultural Communications Committee recognizes family farms in Camrose County for reaching the 100 year mark!  Here is a look at the 2021 Award recipients.