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2019 BMO Farm Family Award

Every year, the Calgary Stampede and BMO Bank of Montreal recognize outstanding farm families in southern Alberta. The awards program was created to promote a renewed urban-rural relationship and to recognize outstanding southern Alberta farm families who best typify the value of the family farmer to our society. The program focuses on recognizing the contribution to the enhancement of quality of life as a family unit. Each year, the municipal districts in southern Alberta can nominate one family. 

Wheatland County Agricultural Service Board had the privilege of nominating the Kalbhen Family for the 2019 Award. 

Thank you Kalbhen Family for representing Wheatland County so well and for all you do - the award is well deserved!

2019 BMO farm family awards Kalbhen

The award was presented to the family on June 8, 2019 at the Calgary Stampede.

Wheatland County has been nominating families to represent our municipality for the award since 1996 - we are very proud of all farm families from all municipalities for their outstanding contributions to our society.

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Wheatland County
242006 Rg. Rd. 243 
Highway 1 RR 1
Strathmore, Alberta
T1P 1J6

Ph: (403) 934-3321
Fx: (403) 934-4889
 
Our Office Hours
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Upcoming Events

November 5, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Council Meeting
November 11, 2019
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Remembrance Day
November 13, 2019
9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Winter Feed & Water Workshop