Grain Bag Recycling Environmental Handling Fee Starts Thursday, Nov. 1


MOOSE JAW, SK – Saskatchewan farmers who purchase large plastic bags for grain storage will see a change when they buy bags after next Thursday, November 1. That’s when Saskatchewan’s new province-wide grain bag recycling program’s Environment Handling Fee (EHF) becomes effective. The non-refundable EHF of 25 cents per kilogram will be added to the price… View Article

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Collections of unwanted pesticides and livestock/equine medications taking place in southern AB Oct. 22-26


http://cleanfarms.ca/programs/obsolete-pesticide-livestock-medication/when-where/alberta/

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Cleanfarms’ seed & pesticide bag collection micro-pilots: another first for Moose Jaw farmers and ag-retailers


https://cleanfarms.ca/cleanfarms-seed-pesticide-bag-collection-micro-pilots-another-first-for-moose-jaw-farmers-and-ag-retailers/

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Hosting a Zero Waste Dinner for 100,000


https://cleanfarms.ca/hosting-a-zero-waste-dinner-for-100000/

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Hosting a Zero Waste Dinner for 100,000


**Blog produced by Barry Friesen as a special guest item for the Continuous Improvement Fund** Imagine hosting a dinner party for 100,000 people.  Where do you seat them? Where do they park? Where do you find enough food to feed them?  And the overflow of packaging and compostables in your green and blue bins would… View Article

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Cleanfarms’ seed & pesticide bag collection micro-pilots: another first for Moose Jaw farmers and ag-retailers


From May to September 2018, farmers in the Moose Jaw area turned in approximately 1,000 kilograms of bags through three ag-retailers: Hawks Agro, Nutrien Ag Solutions and Prairie Plains Agro. Farmers were provided with plastic collection bags, which held smaller seed and pesticide bags. The larger tote bags (supersacks) were flattened and tied together in… View Article

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Cleanfarms named Canada Clean50 winner for programs that increase sustainability on Canadian farms


https://cleanfarms.ca/cleanfarms-named-canada-clean50-winner-for-programs-that-increase-sustainability-on-canadian-farms/

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Collection of unwanted pesticides & livestock meds in BC: Okanagan & Interior – Oct. 15-18


Collection of unwanted pesticides & livestock meds in BC: Okanagan & Interior – Oct. 15-18

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