The WID is pleased to be a part of an agreement for Phyto Organix Foods to develop a plant-protein processing facility in Strathmore, announced May 24, 2022. Located on 15 acres of land from the WID, Phyto will construct a net-zero facility at a cost of $225 million total, expected to be operational by 2024.
Along with our Strathmore community, our WID staff was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of our friend and former colleague, John (Johannes) Kost in December 2021. A valued and loved member of our team for 10 years, John had a unique skill set complemented by a comfortable charm that made it a privilege
As producers, you can appreciate the value of irrigation for your business. But have you considered what the full impact of irrigated agriculture is in Alberta? The Alberta Irrigation District Association (AIDA) commissions a study periodically to understand just that – the economic value across the industry. Their latest study, released in November 2021, showcases