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UFA is a member-owned co-operative. We’re a progressive and diversified business that provides the products, services and solutions our members in rural communities need to successfully run their operation.

We serve our members through an extensive network of petroleum agencies, Farm & Ranch Supply Stores, Ag Depots and Fertilizer plants throughout Alberta and into Saskatchewan and BC. Providing, quality products, service and solutions.

Find out the benefits of being a part of your co-operative

Earn Equity and Cash Back

Earn Equity and Cash Back

UFA shares annual profits with our members.

UFA members who have a minimum $5 membership share are eligible to earn patronage dividends.

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Financing Options

Financing Options

UFA offers flexible financing solutions to support your operation. From deferred credit where you can buy now pay later, to the 4-H Youth Credit Program.

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Insurance Savings

Insurance Savings

Exclusive insurance coverage and savings through The Co-operators.

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Automotive Discounts

Automotive Discounts

Buying a new vehicle doesn’t have to break the bank especially when you can save thousands by taking advantage of our preferred pricing program.

We’ve partnered with Ford Canada & Fiat Chrysler to offer special excusive savings onto our members.

Members can also take advantage of car repair savings with a 10% discount at CARSTAR Canada.

Join the hundreds of members who’ve already saved big.

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Community Support

Community Support

Through our Grassroots Giving Program, we support rural communities where our members live and work.

In 2017, we invested $500,000 to more than 400 initiatives in 180 communities.

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Have a Voice

Have a Voice

Membership provides you the opportunity to vote for delegates who are responsible for representing members in a geographical area.

Our Government Relations team is advocating on behalf of our members. We strive to understand and recognize the impact that federal and provincial policy, legislation regulations and funding decisions have on your operation. Have a seat at the table to represent our members in policy discussions.

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Membership Eligibility

Membership is open to:

  • Any individual — anyone can be a member of UFA
  • Co-operative Associations
  • Partnerships or corporations carrying on the business of farming or ranching

Membership Equity

To receive a patronage dividend when declared, members must own a $5.00 common share. This share can be purchased at the time of becoming a member or accumulated through dividends earned on purchases.

Eligible Voting Members

To be eligible to vote, you must be a member with a minimum $5.00 member share, have spent $2500 (exclusive of GST) in the previous fiscal year or have a minimum of $2,000 in member shares.

Non Members

Limited and incorporated companies not involved in agriculture can apply for a commercial account. A commercial account is a non-dividend earning account an does not require a $5.00 common share.


To become a member or to open a commercial account