Telephone: 1.306.343.9549

The SSRWSI is a

grassroots, community driven, non-profit organization working within the watershed to implement programs and initiatives that will protect the water resource.

AETS

Contact us

99 A 2366 Avenue C North
(Norplex Business Centre)
Saskatoon, SK S7L 5X5

Telephone: 1.306.343.9549
Fax:1.306.343.9548
Email:info@southsaskriverstewards.ca

Agri-Environmental Technical Services

Best Management Practices (BMP) Technicians, working through the South Saskatchewan River Watershed Stewards, promote watershed awareness and the Farm Stewardship Program through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP).  The CSFS program provides cost-shared funding for agricultural producers who wish to enact best management practices for environmental protection and stewardship on their farms. The South Saskatchewan River AETS covers the South Saskatchewan River Watershed (see map below).

 

 

A BMP is defined as any agricultural management practice which:

  • Ensures the long-term health and sustainability of land-related resources used for agricultural production.
  • Positively impacts the long-term economic and environmental viability of agricultural production.
  • Minimizes negative impacts and risk to the environment.

Benficial Management Practices:

  • Livestock site management
  • Manure management
  • Land management
  • Pest management
  • Irrigation management
  • Precision Farming

 

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South Sask River Watershed Agri-Environmental Service Technicians:

Kerry Lowndes PAg

kerry.wssk@sasktel.net
(306) 460- 4987

Leah Tallis PAg

leah.aegp@gmail.com

(306) 291-7499

 

AETS (Formerly AEGP) Documents:

Farm Stewardship Program Invasive Plant BMP
Canadian Agricultural Partnership (CAP) Programs
Watershed Awareness Brochure
Watershed Awareness Initiative
AEGP - General Process Description

AEGP Environmental Scan

Weed Posters
Newsletters

Funding Posters
 

AEGP Past Events:

Workshops

Field Tours

 
 

 

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