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August 26, 2015 2nd Annual Corn Roast--Overwhelming Success
The weather was great and the sweet corn was better at the 2nd annual Calgary Farmers' Market Corn roast hosted by the irrigation farmers of southern Alberta.    
October 19, 2014 Irrigation Farmers and Calgary Farmers' Market Grow Together
"We are bringing the message about the importance of irrigation to Calgarians with a new initiative at the Calgary Farmers' Market," states Erwin Braun, Western Irrigation District (WID) manager and board member of the Alberta Irrigation Projects Association (AIPA). The WID is adjacent to the City of Calgary to the east and is home to many market gardens providing fresh fruits and vegetables to Calgarians.
October 19, 2014 Irrigation Farmers Accept Premier Redford’s Challenge
“Today, we launch a major public information and education campaign to inform urban Albertans about the importance and value of irrigation to them and to Alberta,” says Bob Dykstra, a Burdett area farmer and Chair of the Alberta Irrigation Projects Association (AIPA).
October 19, 2014 New Minister to Seek Public Input on Water Quality
Alberta's new Environment and Water minister says long awaited public discussions on a system for divvying up southern Alberta's scarce water resources will be coming in 2012.