|Agricultural Fact Sheets and Publications|
The Agri-Environment Services Branch (AESB) is an integration of three existing components - Prairie Farm Rehabilitation Administration (PFRA), National Land and
Water Information Service (NLWIS) and Agri-Environmental Policy Bureau (AEPB) to address Agriculture and Agrifood Canada (AAFC)'s agri-environmental issues. Water Supply and Quality section.
Saskatchewan Watershed Authority has a number of documents for producers:
Livestock Water Systems Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada provides information guidance to producer:
A workbook designed to help develop and maintain a dugout water system and provides a systems approach to improving both the supply and quality of water starting with the dugout watershed and continuing to its final use.
This on-line tool assesses the quality and suitability of raw water sources for privately owned and operated water supplies.
A comprehensive listing of the Ministry's programs and services. Includes information on environmental farm planning, livestock expansion and agri-business development. Other information that can be found includes:
A technical manual that provides detailed information on planning, design and development of water wells.
Quick Fact: Most of our food is water: tomatoes (95%), spinach (91%), milk (90%), apples (85%), potatoes (80%), beef (61%), hot dogs (56%).