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Agricultural Service Board (ASB)

About Agricultural Service Board

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The Wheatland County Agricultural Service Board (ASB) is established by county council under the authority of the Agricultural Service Board Act. The Wheatland County ASB is comprised of elected council members.

Duties of the ASB:

  • Advise county council and the Minister of agriculture on matters of mutual concern
  • Advise, organize and direct weed and pest control, livestock disease control, and soil and water conservation programs
  • Promote, enhance, and protect viable and sustainable agriculture with a view to improving the economic viability of the agricultural producer
  • Promote and develop agricultural policies to meet the needs of the agricultural industry in the county

Business Plan
2019-2021 ASB Business Plan

Agricultural Service Board Policies
ASB Policies


Provincial statutes which are administered by the Board include:

Additional statutes worked with include the:

The Fieldman

The agricultural fieldman acts as a designated officer of the county in carrying out the functions, duties, and powers of the county under any legislation relating to agriculture. These duties respond to both needs of the county and the producer. The Agricultural Service Board has initiated a variety of programs including weed control, education, roadside mowing, and conservation.

Partner Organizations

The following are organizations that have partnered with Wheatland County's Agriculteral Services Department:

Contact Us

Russel Muenchrath
Manager of Agricultural Services

Jason Regehr
Agricultural Services Foreman
ASB Shop
Ph: 403-934-4949

For more information about Agriculture Fieldmen 

Contact Us

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

April 7, 2020
9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Council Meeting
April 10, 2020
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
STAT - Good Friday
April 13, 2020
12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
STAT - Easter Monday