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Your Input Matters!! Be a part of creating the new Canadian Agricultural Partnership.

Alberta Agriculture and Forestry (AF) is seeking input from the agricultural community to help develop the new programs and activities related to the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP).

Employment Standards Update – Learn the New Rules

The provincial government has introduced Alberta's new Employment Standards Code which came into effect Jan. 1, 2018

Executive Update – Tax Proposals 2017

We are pleased to provide an update with regard to the proposed tax changes. First of all, we would like to acknowledge and thank the Federal government for taking the time to review the 21,000 submissions received in response to the proposed tax changes.

Alberta Carbon Levy

As part of the new Climate Leadership Plan, effective January 1, 2017 the Government of Alberta will be implementing a carbon levy (putting a price on carbon) that will be included in the price on all fuels with an aim to reduce carbon emissions.