News & Notices
The County of Forty Mile No. 8 would like to take this opportunity to Congratulate Will and Jean Van Roessel of Specialty Seeds Ltd. , This years Farm Family of the year.
Will and Jean produce pedigreed seed on their irrigation farm north of Bow Island and are big supporters of using conservation practices such as variable rate irrigation and direct seeding. Will and Jean are very involved in their community through volunteering at the local rink and an annual summer tour for area producers. They have recently been leaders in establishing production of hemp in the area and are always available to share expertise to their neighbors. Congratulations to Will and Jean Van Roessel!
Effective 7 AM, Monday, March 9, 2015 the County of Forty Mile No.8, Foremost, Alberta places a 75% Road Weight Allowance on all gravel roads, within the County, under County control. This ban excludes the Nemiscam Road between Highway No. 3 and Highway No. 61 and includes the oiled road on Range Road 121 south of Burdett. For more information click here.
Effective Immediately, The County of Forty Mile No.8 closes Range Road 123 between Township Road 40 and Township Road 42 until further notice. Please use alternative routes.