Resources

Legislation for Agricultural Societies

Agricultural Societies Act (Current Act that Alberta Agricultural Societies must comply with)

Board Governance Resources

Board Governance and Running Effective Meetings E-learning Resource

Alberta Culture and Tourism Board Governance  Resources, Workbooks and Bulletins

Business Planning Resources

Business Planning Workbook

Agricultural Society Provincial Studies and Reports

Hudson Report

Manecon Studies

Grants

Below is a list of various grants that our members are eligible to apply for. 

Details and information on each grant can be found by clicking on the appropriate link.  Please note that each grant has different eligibility criteria, deadlines, and purposes.

Agricultural Society Grant Program – Alberta Agriculture and Forestry

Agriculture Initiatives Program – Alberta Agriculture and Forestry – This program has been discontinued as of November 20th, 2017

Agricultural Society Farm Safety Grant – Alberta Association of Agricultural Societies (AAAS)

Alberta Canada 150 Grant – Alberta Culture and Tourism

Community Facility Enhancement Program – Alberta Culture and Tourism

Community Initiative Program – Alberta Culture and Tourism

Summer Temporary Employment Program (STEP) – Alberta Labour

Business, Non-profit, and Institutional Energy Savings Program – Energy Efficiency Alberta

Non-Profit Energy Efficiency Transition Program – Energy Efficiency Alberta

Canada Summer Jobs – Government of Canada

Local Festivals – Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage – Government of Canada

Community Anniversaries – Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage – Government of Canada

FCC AgriSpirit Fund – Farm Credit Canada

Peavey Mart Community Agricultural Grant – Peavey Mart