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Ground Squirrel Control

Pest Management

2018 Richardson Ground Squirrel Strychnine Program

2% Liquid Strychnine Concentrate is now available for sale.  The product is only available to bona fide farmers and ranchers in the MD of Foothills.  All producers will have to fill out and sign an “Acknowledgement of Purchase and Use of Product” agreement before purchase.

This program runs from March 15, 2018 to June 30, 2018 or before if all product has been sold.

The cost of the 2% LSC is $264.00 per case (24 bottles) or $11.00 per bottle.  Payment must be by cheque or credit card, no cash sales.

Please contact the Agriculture Services Department for further information at 403-652-2423.

Please call in advance to set up a time for pick up to ensure there is someone available at the Agriculture Services Facility (located in Aldersyde).  Hours of operation are 7 am to 3:30 pm.



For pest and predator control - please contact Agricultural Services to discuss.

Jeff Porter - Agricultural Fieldman

Bree Webb - Assistant Agricultural Fieldman

Tel: 403-603-5410 or 403-652-2423