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Farming

You have probably seen many farms in Alberta while your driving down the road. Farms are an area of land that is used to grow some type of crop (wheat or barley) or raise some type of animal like cows, sheep, pigs, or chickens. Farming is a business. Farmers sell what they grow so that they and their families can survive. Farming is one of the most important forms of business in Alberta and the world. Alberta wheat and beef are well known all over the world.

Arthur Henry Pope breaking land at Pine Lake, Alberta.

Arthur Henry Pope breaking land at Pine Lake, Alberta.