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East Central Alberta

Thursday, May 9, 2013

Targeting East Central Alberta

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Volume 102 - No. 19

PLRD approves several funding requests Bethany Zacharias

ECA Review Reporter The Board of Trustees for the Prairie Land Regional Division #25 met May 1. Several funding requests were approved during the meeting. In order for these requests to be approved, Alberta’s Educational department needs to accept the draw on deferred capital. The funding requests included: the purchase of two additional 36-passenger buses at an approximate cost of $168,000, and the funding requests to upgrade the J.C. Charyk Hanna School kitchen and student lounge area and its Career and Technologies Studies (CTS) shops. The cost of the kitchen and student lounge upgrade is estimated to be $60,000. Renovations to the CTS shops are estimated to cost $280,000. Money from this total will go to offering students training in green technologies, such as: wind, solar and bio-diesel. The board also ratified the four-year framework agreement between the province, the Alberta School Boards Association and the Alberta Teachers’ Association. The agreement includes a zero per cent salary increase in the first three years and a two per cent increase in year four. The agreement also included a one per cent signing bonus that will be paid out in the fourth year. Jennifer Cooper, administrative support for the school division, says trustees expressed concern regarding the manner in which the agreement was negotiated but despite this the agreement was ratified by a 4 - 2 vote. The board also met with MLA Rick Strankman and education critic MLA Bruce McAllister to discuss the Wildrose Alliance Party’s education policy and rural education funding. Spring has sprung with record warm temperatures. Ducks are enjoying the open water and the grass is finally turning green. The board approved the appointment of Young ECA Review/J. Schroeder Parkyn McNabb as external auditor for 2012/2015, with the opportunity for a two-year extension.


Gardening ..........................................2 Letters ................................................4 Legislature ........................................5 Professional Directory...................5 Business Directory .........................5 Alliance news ...................................6 Feature ...............................................7 Agriculture ..................................8 - 9 Sports ............................................... 14 Classifieds/Career.................. 15 - 17 Puzzle ................................................17 Real Estate/Homes ................18 - 19


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Gardening with children what a joy! I n i t i a t i n g c h i l d r en i n to t h e j oy s of ga r den i n g a l l ow s them to discover the treasures of nature, and of course children just love treasure! To create some unforgettable moments with your little ones all you’ll need is a sunny corner of the yard or a few pots, some soil, seeds, and basic tools. If this is your rst attempt, be sure to choose plants that are easy to grow. Beans, peas, radishes, and spinach give quick results that will delight your children. Mark o a part of your vegetable plot or turn over some turf and add compost and topsoil. If you have more than one child, make a small garden for each of them to avoid squabbles. Alternately, make a container garden using clean containers with drainage holes. Place them where they’ll receive at least six hours of sunshine a day. Ensure that your children have their own tools. All they need is a dibble, fork, spade, and small watering can. There is no need for “play” tools; show them how to work the earth with proper tools, just like grownups. Ask your children to make a sign to identify each row of plants. If they don’t know how to print, they could make a drawing of the plant in question. Attach signs to sticks and stake them at the end of each row. Show children how to take care of their garden on a daily basis. To keep it enjoyable, only give them a few pl a n t s to c a r e for i n t h e begi n n i n g. W a ter i n g a n d w eed i n g require perseverance and patience, but children will be motivated as soon as shoots start to appear. And just think of how proud they’ll feel when their very ow n v eget a bl es a r e fea t u r ed on t h e f a m i l y ’s d i n n er pl a tes !

A buying guide for budding gardeners

Unless you’re an expert gardener, you might not nd it easy to make the right choices when the time comes to buy plants at a garden centre. There is such a wide variety of vegetable seedlings and annual and perennial decorative plants! If you don’t have a plant encyclopedia at hand as you browse the greenhouse, you may get lost in the maze of Latin names. A rst piece of advice would be to avoid any plants that don’t look like they’re thriving, as they probably won’t survive the transplantation process. They could also import disease and parasites into your garden.


Purchase perennials in the spring so they can have all summer to develop. Before bringing home any plants, be sure to check that the soil in the pot is moist and that there are no weeds or moss on the surface — those are an indication of poor drainage or

masses of healthy, vigorous foliage with good colour. Check for parasites or diseases, such as rust and black spot, as bushes infected with them will never recover.

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Fourteen-year-old Alex Brigley of Coronation School just experienced a once in a lifetime opportunity-- she sang the national anthem Monday May 6 at the opening of Alberta’s Legislative Assembly in Edmonton. Brigley’s story started in July 2011 when she sang the national anthem at Coronation’s centennial celebration. MLA Doug Gri ths, a former Coronation resident, was at the event and heard her • • 10/33 MTD Snow sing. Blower • Antique Furniture • Marble C ee & End Table Set • Royal Gri ths would later become the man who recDolton series 1991-2013 • Lamps • Lanterns • Royal Dishes & ommended Brigley sing Pictures • Royal Albert • Fine China • Vases • Figurines • Depression in front of the Legislative Assembly. After Gri ths recomAlex Brigley holds up two notes sent from MLA’s Rick Glass • Fancy Glass• Crocks • Tins • Toys • Dolls • Train Set • Art mendation, Brigley was Material • Pictures • Linens • Glass Wash Basin & Pitcher • Nippon Strankman and Verlyn Olson congratulating her on her singing invited to audition for a the national anthem at Alberta’s Legislative Assembly in• Wooden Trunks • Carriage • Antique Books • Elvis Collection chance to sing at the legisEdmonton on May 6. ECA REVIEW/B. Zacharias lature building. So, she • Numerous Shop Tools • • the legislative page. sent her tape in and it was “I felt like royalty,” said Brigley after approved right away. the pages’ handed her the notes. Brigley, who sings the national anthem Brigley’s mother and father, Brenda and every year at the Canada Day celebration Dale Brigley, sat in the speaker’s gallery in Coronation, admits she was a little alongside Brigley’s brothers, aunt and intimidated at rst. grandparents to watch their daughter “I wasn’t scared, just nervous,” said sing. Brigley. “I was very proud and impressed when I Brigley is used to singing with instrusaw the page hand Alex the notes,” said mental accompaniment but inside the Brenda Brigley. legislature she had to show o her a capBrigley’s dream is to sing in a musical. pella skills. “Maybe Broadway some day,” added And it was a success--hearing her sing Brigley. prompted two MLA’s to send her notes via

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Democracy is messy allows them to more objectively evaluate governments’ policies and performances. In Canada, some Requests for In 1937, the newly elected Social Information have taken over two Credit Party of Alberta introduced years to process and almost 45 per the Accurate News and Information cent of all requests exceed the 30-day Act. It required newspapers to print limit provided under the law. “clarification of stories that a Government-appointed Committee of Social Credit legislaInformation Commissioner, Suzanne tors deemed inaccurate, and to Legault, made a gutsy, although reveal their sources on demand.” likely career-limiting decision in The legislation was overturned by 2012 to investigate seven federal the Supreme Court of Canada. departments. Today, the federal Conservatives The evidence was are taking a piling up that governpage out of ment scientists have Premier Do we really want to indeed been muzzled Aberhart’s and Legault is now playbook. live in a country that hears seeking the facts. But they Politics is all about don’t plan to only the voices of those power, but it must be get thwarted subject to limits. As by the who agree with the annoying as the press Supreme governing party? may be to elected offiCourt—they cials, they do serve intend to democracy well. thwart the Do we really want Supreme to live in a country that hears only Court. the voices of those who agree with Bill C-461, currently before the governing party? Democracy is Parliament, would undo the messy and those who choose to run Supreme Court of Canada’s recognition of the importance of confidential should not be afraid of that fact. There were 107 journalists and journalistic sources for the CBC. media workers killed doing their It would make it impossible for the jobs in 2012, primarily in those counpublic corporation to conduct investries fighting for democracy. In total tigative journalism for the purpose 600 journalists and media workers of holding those in power to account. have been killed in the last ten years. Not surprising that CBC is under attack as it does one of the better jobs Even this minute, others are being held captive by groups believing that of exposing government missteps. their viewpoint is right and “the end At the World Press Freedom Day justify the means”. luncheon in Ottawa on May 3, two Members of Canada’s press corps Canadian journalists – Stephen may not be putting their lives on the Maher (Postmedia News) and Glen McGregor (The Ottawa Citizen) were line, but this year’s winners of the honoured as the 15th recipients of the World Press Freedom Awards put their and their families’ reputations World Press Freedom Award. on the line to expose the Robocalls These two reporters worked in colAffair--the single largest affront to laboration to expose the Robocalls democracy in Canada ever—a sysAffair. They stuck with the story despite the personal and professional tematic attempt to stop voters from voting. smear campaigns and vilification by May such a travesty of democracy both the Harper government and never happen again in Canada and some newspapers controlled by Sun may ALL those behind it be caught Media. and prosecuted, not just a token The Canadian Journalists for Free scapegoat. Expression (CJFE) believe key comToday the loudest voices may ponents of freedom of expression are: argue that Stephen Maher and Glen access to information, protection of journalist sources, and protection for McGregor are villains. But when history is recorded, a far different whistleblowers. They argue that story is likely to be written. each component ensures citizens access to more than one source and Brenda Schimke

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Lack of care or concern I have just watched the videos and read the articles by Jill Croteau regarding Taylor Argent’s death at Serenity Ranch. They included a short interview with our Minister of Health Fred Horne. I am hoping that the issues of addiction and lack of regulation will now be taken seriously as a provincial and Canada wide problem. It seems to be one of those issues that has no real direction with government controls in place for regulations, policies and procedures. Substance abuse and addiction does not have an age limit nor is there one specific drug causing problems. Lack of control on private rehab centre’s has created a situation where anyone or any group could open their doors and call themselves a rehabilitation centre. Surely this has to be a concern for families looking for help for family members suffering addiction. In the short interview with Minister Horne that is on the videos, he said there is no way of knowing how many private centre’s there are in Alberta. I know that as a citizen I can go on the internet and find lots of information on private centre’s in Alberta and even Canada wide private centre’s. As our Minister of Health I would sincerely request to Minister Horne, that this issue is not one that is swept under the carpet. This is a topic that requires legislation put in place by the government to require all private centre’s to be registered with the government and pass strict policies and procedures, along with accreditation in order to open their doors to people suffering addiction. Annual accreditation would mean that every centre would be inspected before being re-accredited. If the Government had more control over anyone trying to open a rehabilitation centre, families like the Argent’s would not have had to suffer the loss of their son. Families would be able to seek out safe centre’s for the addict in their family. With what goes on at Serenity Ranch, the lack of staffing on a 24 hour basis that

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are properly trained and educated, Taylor Argent would never have lost his life. Jim Gray seems to shrug it off and blame addiction for the cause. In fact it was and still is the lack of proper care and supervision for their clients that caused Taylor’s death. Mr. Gray spoke of the thousands of people they have helped, but did not speak of all the clients that have died while in their care and all of the clients that relapsed right after leaving their centre. Any one that is educated in the field of substance abuse and addiction will tell you that there should never be anything accessible to clients that could in any way cause them harm. Serenity Ranch leaves garages and sheds open and clients unsupervised. This is a huge red flag for clients to freely walk into these buildings and have access to everything including things like antifreeze which is the product that killed Taylor Argent, along with the lack of care or concern when he became seriously ill. I am asking Minister Horne to take this seriously and bring this whole issue to the Legislative Assembly. Perhaps the drafting of a Bill with all of the requirements that have to be met before any Centre could open would be the right thing to do for Alberta and across Canada. Brenda Herzog BSc. Substance Abuse and Addiction, BA. Psychology, Certified Addiction Counsellor II, BSW, Certified Life Coach

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Electricity consumers continue to be punished by Alberta government Rick Strankman, MLA tions. Simply, this just doesn’t add up.� down accordingly. Take for instance a bill Drumheller-Stettler The Wildrose believes the transmission of $140 for one month’s electricity. Taking Alberta electricity consumers continue lines approved under the former Bill 50, into account the current rate of to be punished by the Alberta governwhich are set to cost over $16 billion, Transmission, Distribution, Rate Riders, ment’s mismanagement with the should be approved through an Local Access fees and finally construction of new transmission lines independent needs based assessAdministration fees, they are costing more than double the cost of ment process and diversifying responsible for approximately buried lines in other jurisdictions Alberta’s electricity market 70 per cent of the total bill. according to my colleague Wildrose through cleaner and greener natWith the lion’s share of the Utilities Critic Joe Anglin, MLA for ural gas and hydro strategies. bill being consumed by fees Rimbey-Rocky Mountain House-Sundre. “These transmission lines have that will not change you are left Recently, the Blackstone Power Cable been a boondoggle from the very with $40 in usage to find any from Quebec to New York, which consists beginning,� Anglin said.  “Not saving. Remember that your of two 5-inch diameter cable lines that will once have Alberta consumers had usage will now be half the be buried underground and underwater a chance to receive a full public electricity you actually used over 531 kilometres, was approved at a cost evaluation of their electricity in the colder winter months. It Strankman of $2.2 billion (roughly US $4.1 million per needs and now they are stuck on all adds up to a saving of $20 kilometre). the hook for billions of dollars which is less than 15 per cent Transmission lines recently approved added to their power bills. The Alberta for a 50 per cent reduction in usage. by the Alberta government cabinet government isn’t building Alberta’s These fees and charges are designed to without an independent needs assessment, future; it’s billing Albertans for its pay for the infrastructure to build lines such as the 66-km Heartland incompetence.� we don’t need and you as a consumer Transmission Line that is set to cost over As we enter into the summer months at have been required to pay for these $600 million dollars and will not be built long last we will naturally consume less projects. underground (roughly CDN $9.9 million electricity, however your bill will not go Responsible infrastructure per kilometre). “These transmission lines will raise the cost of power bills for almost M.D. of Provost every Albertan in No. 52 this province, yet Effective May 6, 2013 the Special Areas this government continues to have Special Areas Board Board is imposing a fire ban to extend no price controls throughout Special Areas No. 2, 3 and 4. on these lines,� The ban is imposed on all outdoor fires Anglin said.  “This The Municipal District Of Provost has but does not include gas or propane barbeques or fires government conimplemented a total burning ban effective as contained in campfire facilities in designated camping tinues to bill of 12:00 noon on May 7, 2013. All burning areas unless specifically posted. Alberta for its mispermits issued under Bylaw #2229 are management as the The Towns or Villages or Provincial hereby revoked and all open fires of any kind cost of our above Parks within the Special Areas handle are strictly prohibited. ground transmisQuestions may be directed to their own restrictions and should be sion lines are more the M.D. Office at (780) 753-2434. contacted directly. than double the Tyler Lawrason, Administrator, For further information contact: cost of buried lines M.D. of Provost No. 52 Glen Durand at (403) 779-3733 in other jurisdic-



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Young and ambitious Bethany Zacharias

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Michelle Hoover accepted the 2013 4-H Alberta Premier’s Award from Marguerite Stark, Branch Head of 4-H Alberta, at the 56th Annual 4-H Selections Event at Olds College from May 3 - 6. ECA REVIEW/Submitted

To say Michelle Hoover is young and ambitious would be an understatement. This grade 11 student from Delia School is only 17 years old and already has a plethora of prestigious awards under her belt. Just recently, Hoover was awarded the 2013 4-H Alberta Premier’s Award--the most prestigious honour awarded to a 4-H member in Alberta. “I was speechless for about 5 - 10 minutes,” says Hoover after realizing she had won. Hoover’s humble demeanor upon receiving the award doesn’t downplay the hard work she endured to win the award. Hoover and other top 4-H members from across the province had to go through a series of tests and interviews at the 56th Annual 4-H Selections Event at Olds College May 3 - 6 before a panel of judges

adjourned to deliberate and decide who the recipient would be. Hoover also participated in several 4-H clubs in the months leading up to the event. She has held executive positions in her club and district. She’s excelled in her public speaking endeavors and has been a vital participant in her beef projects. 4-H is a youth organization designed to develop outstanding young leaders with marketable skills to succeed in today’s society. Hoover invites youth who are on the fence about joining a 4-H club to simply give it a try. “You can have any experience you want,” says Hoover. “The options of clubs to join are endless.” “You meet people, gain connections, experience and develop skills that employers look for,” Hoover adds. 4-H Canada is celebrating its 100th anniversary this year.


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ECA Review Submitted Mary Wold had most of her family home on the weekend to celebrate her birthday and then do some farm work. There was a mixed bridal shower on Saturday, May 4 for Roxanne Van Hecke and Mike Field at the Battle Bend School. On Sunday there was a bridal shower for Nicole Nychyporuk at the Alliance Rec Center. There will be a bridal shower for Ashley Sacha, bride elect of Rocky Bishop, on Saturday, May 11 at the Community Hall. One more bridal shower on May 26, for Elizabeth Holt, bride elect of Ralph Davidson. Ralph and Beth are getting married June 1. The United Church has been transformed to ‘garage sale’ mode this week for Friday night 6 - 9 p.m. and Saturday 10 to 2. Next week is the annual Mother’s Day Breakfast at the hall. The Legion makes a really good breakfast. The transfer site (dump) will be open on Saturday and Sunday next week and no fees will be charged for using the facility. Gordon McPherson has put his house in Alliance up for sale. Gord is living in Camrose and says that there is a lot more for him to do there. There was a large funeral in the hall on Friday as friends and family gathered to say goodbye to Gerry Hofer. Our new bank courier is Gabor. I met him at Elizabeth’s Hair Salon. Gabor is Hungarian. There was a meeting on Wednesday night at the Multiplex to start plans for July 1.

County of Paintearth No. 18 DEVELOPMENT PERMIT APPLICATIONS APPROVED Notice is hereby given that the following Development Permit Applications have been approved: DP1307 M and N Construction NW 7-36-10-W4 New 102’ x 256’ industrial shop Any person claiming to be affected by such decision may appeal by giving Notice in writing to the Secretary, Subdivision and Development Appeal Board, County of Paintearth No. 18, Box 509 Castor, AB TOC OXO not later than 4:30 p.m., May 10, 2013. The Notice must contain the reason for the appeal and pursuant to Bylaw No. 580-09 Include the $200.00 fee. Dated: May 2, 2013 Todd Pawsey, Development Officer

The hotel site is all cleaned up and leveled with new dirt. Looks a lot better. The old arena site is also leveled and has some new dirt. The first work bee at the Centenial Garden will be May 28. Karin McCracken is in charge of this big project.

Call her if you have trees, shrubs or time to spare. Welcome to town, Kelly and Lloyd Elter who purchased the former Ede Alcorn house, behind the hardware store. They come from Edmonton and were looking for a nice quiet little town.


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TAKE NOTICE that the Council of the Village of Delia, in the Province of Alberta, has given first reading to Borrowing By-law No. 602-13 which will, upon final passage and approval, authorize the proper officers of the said Village to borrow monies from the Mountain View Credit Union Ltd. by way of debenture issue, to pay for the cost of the following municipal purpose, namely replacing the main sewer line located on 1st Avenue and the most southern block of Main Street, replacement of the water main on the most southern block of Main Street and Asphalt overlay on Main Street between 1st Avenue and 4th Avenue, within the limits of the said municipality; The total cost of the aforesaid project amounts to $1,081,969. After deducting from this cost the amount of $742,791 to be received by way of grants, and $39,178 of operating surplus the net amount to be borrowed on the credit and security of the municipality at large by the issue of debentures is $300,000. The debentures are to be repayable to the Mountain View Credit Union Ltd. in semi-annual payments of combined principal and interest installments not to exceed 15 years calculated at a rate not exceeding the interest rate fixed by the Mountain View Credit Union Ltd. on the date of borrowing and not to exceed 10%. NOW THEREFORE NOTICE is hereby given by the Council of the Village of Delia that, unless a petition of the electors for a vote on By-law No. 602-13 is demanded, as provided for by the terms of Section 231 of the Municipal Government Act, the said Council may pass the said borrowing by-law. All persons interested are hereby notified and they are required to govern themselves accordingly. DATED at the Village of Delia, in the Province of Alberta, this 1st day of May, 2013.

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NOTICE The Financial Statement for the year ending December 31, 2012 for the MD of Provost No. 52 is now available at the MD Administration Building (4504 – 53 Ave., Provost, AB). Please pick up a copy or contact the MD office if you require a copy. Phone: 780-753-2434 or 780-857-2434 Email: A copy can also be downloaded from our Website: TYLER LAWRASON ADMINISTRATOR M.D. OF PROVOST NO.52

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Intriguing life experiences in India for Gordon and Deb Smith Four months after their arrival in India, Gordon (son of Marcus and Sonja Smith) and Deb (daughter of Don and Evelyn Long) Smith have sent an update of their time abroad. Both attended Veteran School, Grades 1 - 9, and then Coronation School for graduation. Gordon went on to become a chartered accountant and Deb is a school teacher. Gordon is now a partner with the Deloitte accounting firm, who have offices worldwide. Deloitte has sent Gordon to Mumbai, India for approximately three years as Chief Operating Officer (COO).


We lined up about one hour to get through the security for the venue and then sat in 35 degree heat with no wind for about 3.5 hours. We think we can now safely say “been there, done that”. Not something we are likely to do in the near future as the game is a bit boring. Last week we toured the Dhobi Ghat area which is main laundry area of Mumbai. The section employs about 5,000 people who earn between 80 to 120 rupees per day ($1.60 to $2.40), working 16 hour days, seven days a week. They get about one week off per year. It’s amazing that they can keep track of whose laundry is whose. This is also where workers will prewash by hand much of the new brand label clothing sold in India, this being to set the dyes. By way of example, one guy spends his entire day ironing shirts. He irons an estimated 500 shirts a day. When you think of it, that’s about two minutes a shirt over 16 hours. Gordon now has no sympathy for those housewives that complain about having to do laundry (as if he had any before the tour). One interesting devise was a charcoal iron. It uses burning charcoal instead of electricity, quite efficient considering the working environment. The area we live in has

Mumbai is not much of a tourist city, but with more than 20 million people in it, there are a lot of “hidden jewels”. We spend a lot of time exploring the city, most on foot to capture the true feeling. Thieves market (“Chor”) is a slum market area where they used to sell stolen merchandise. It covers a very large area so we asked our driver to take us there. The driver doesn’t speak much TREC English, but he did say “not good area” to us a few times before dropping us off. We ended up in the used automotive parts and meat Featuring Local Artist market area. Deb got attacked - by a goat! It butted her twice before someone pulled it away. In Support of Individuals One of us found it & Families in Need of humorous and the Counselling other ordered goat meat the next Tickets: $35/person week. Turns out Table of 8: $250 we were in the wrong area of the 7:00 PM Email: market. FESTIVAL HALL The following (subject line: Randi Boulton) RED DEER or Phone 403.342.0339 week Deb returned with a friend and went to the art and Shalom Counselling Centre is a registered charity, serving Central Albertans since 1999. There will be antique section - a opportunity to show your support to hurting much nicer families through the experience. auctions and free-will One week ago we donations. went to a cricket match. Those players are treated like gods.

shoe shops - lots of them. Our guess is at least 300 to 400 shops within a few block range. Yet, somehow Deb can’t find one pair that she likes. Must be the poor

selection available?? While walking in the area a shoe polish man comes up to Gordon and asks if he wants his shoes polished. Turn to Polishing, Pg 20

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Quality water on pasture improves calf gains A gr i -N ew s There are areas of the province that received higher than normal amounts of snow this winter. When spring actually arrives, and significant melting occurs, sloughs and dugouts could be filled to capacity, and possibly expand beyond their normal size. “Water quality from melted snow is usually very good,” says Barry Yaremcio, beef/forage specialist with Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. “However, as water moves into dugouts or sloughs, it picks up dissolved salts from the ground and other contaminants which reduce quality. “Manure and urine deposited in areas of dormant grass grazing or swath grazing can also be carried into the dugouts or

sloughs. “With the ground not freezing in some locations of the province, the amount of soil particles carried into the dugout could also be higher than normal.” When turning cattle out onto pasture, it is best to provide offsite watering options so that they can access the water without damaging dugout walls. Wet banks are softer than dry banks. Hoof action loosens the soil and it ends up on the bottom of the dugout, reducing capacity. A lower water volume in the dugout later in the year can result in higher water temperatures. This increases bacterial growth rates and algae blooms can become a problem earlier in the fall. Higher Total Dissolved Solids (TDS)

Alberta bred barley a win for growers A gr i -N ew s The first malt barley bred by Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development is now to be commercially contracted for malt. Canterra Seeds and Canada Malting made the announcement that Albertabred Bentley barley will be contracted for malt purposes. Bentley is a two-row barley that is agronomically well-suited to the provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan. Alberta Agriculture research staff based in Lacombe, worked for many years on the variety, and it was registered in 2008. Bentley’s high yield, agronomic package and excellent quality profile has proven it to be superior to other malt varieties on the market. Now that malt approval is expected for Bentley, the variety shows even more value to growers in the Western Prairies as demand for malting barley is expected

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levels reduce the amount of water the animals are willing to drink. If water consumption is reduced, the amount of milk a cow can produce and the amount of feed they can eat is reduced, resulting in calves that are smaller at weaning and cows that are thinner going into fall and winter. “Developing a water system to prevent cows from drinking out of creeks or dugouts can improve pasture gains and increase weaning weights,” says Yaremcio. “Some trials have shown increased calf growth rate by 50 to 120 pounds.” Growing Forward 2 has programs that help producers implement projects and management practices that have a direct and positive impact on water quality.



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Uncertainty over calf prices triggers interest in Alberta’s cattle price insurance With calving season well underway across Alberta, cattle producers are hoping that high calf prices – fuelled by tight cattle supplies over the last two years – will continue this fall when most calves are weaned and sold. But there are several unknowns and question marks on the horizon that have many producers across the province feeling nervous about where calf and feeder cattle prices could end up this year, says Anne Dunford, an Alberta cattle market analyst. “A lot of the nervousness we’re seeing began last fall when the U.S. drought caused corn and feed grain prices to spike, triggering a major drop in calf and feeder cattle prices,” explains Dunford. “Calf prices fell from a record $1.85/lb in February to $1.55/lb during the fall calf run last year. That price drop resulted from significant losses that continue today for feedlot operators and backgrounders who are shouldering record feed grain costs. The impact of those losses gets passed down the chain, affecting calf prices.” The price drop was a classic reminder that tight cattle supplies – the key driver behind today’s high calf and feeder prices – aren’t the only factor that influence prices, says Dunford, noting high feed costs have kept calf prices in the $1.50/lb to $1.55/lb range this spring. “Those prices could climb higher if moisture conditions in the U.S. turn around and large corn crops are harvested this fall, causing feed grain prices to decline. But, with so many other question marks on the horizon, there are no guarantees.” Dunford points to extreme market volatility and wild price swings that could pose challenges for cow-calf producers who sell their calves at the same time every fall. Consumer demand is another worry. “Consumers are paying record retail beef prices across North America. How much longer they’ll be willing to pay those prices will depend on the economy. That could have a huge impact on cattle prices this year,” she explains. All of the uncertainty has sparked a surge of interest in Alberta’s Cattle Price

Insurance Program (CPIP), that lets producers insure a minimum price for their cattle – protecting producers if prices fall lower while still allowing them to sell their cattle at the highest price. “Participation has tripled in the CPIPFeeder program this year and we’re getting substantially more phone calls and questions about CPIP-Calf which is only in its second full year of being offered,” says Stuart McKie, a field analyst with Agriculture Financial Services Corporation (AFSC), which administers CPIP in Alberta. Until now, participation in CPIP-Calf has been low. “Because calf prices have been so strong, many cow-calf producers didn’t feel the need for price protection, but that’s changing,” says McKie. “Producers are a lot less confident they’ll make money on their calves this year. Many are driving long distances to attend CPIP-Calf information meetings. And every day, about 10 new producers sign up to receive CPIP premium tables which are emailed three times a week to more than 1,000 producers across the province. It’s all because of the drop in calf and feeder prices last fall that triggered payouts of up to $80 per head on CPIP-Calf and up to $195 per head on CPIP-Feeder. The CPIP-Fed, Feeder and Basis-Only programs are still triggering payouts due to high feed costs and other factors.” The CPIP-Calf deadline is May 30, 2013. CPIP-Calf is offered from February to May, and the May 30 deadline to participate is coming up quickly. CPIP-Feeder – for producers who feed cattle to a certain weight before moving them to a feedlot – and CPIP-Fed – for feedlot operators – are both available year round. Rose Wymenga, a cow-calf producer near Leslieville, used CPIP-Calf for the first time last year. “We locked in a pretty high floor price of $1.54/lb at the end of May,” she says, and received a payout when her settlement price ended up at $1.46/lb in the fall. As a member of the Alberta Beef Producers Cow/Calf Council, she now promotes CPIP-Calf to other cattle producers. “We go to quite a

few meetings so we can pass on information about the program. We think having a floor price for our calves is important to cover downside risk and prevent losses. Things often look really good in the spring and then suddenly, whoops, something changes in the fall,” says Wymenga, adding that she plans to use CPIP again this year. “Cattle producers who aren’t happy with the CPIP floor prices and premiums being offered today should keep an eye on the premium tables,” says McKie. “Those prices change daily as markets fluctuate.” He explains the floor prices producers can insure with CPIP reflect variables such as futures markets, the price of barley, exchange rates on the Canadian dollar, and the basis – the difference between U.S. and Canadian cattle prices. “It covers all those risks in one tool.” The flexibility of CPIP programs surprises many cattle producers. “Especially when we tell them they don’t have to sell their cattle to collect a claim,” says McKie. “They can sell the animal later once prices improve. Or if they insure a floor price for November, but, sell their calves at a higher price in August, they can still collect a payout if prices drop and trigger a claim in November, even though they’ve sold the

calves already – as long as they owned the calves for 60 days during the policy.” No minimum number of cattle is need to be insured, and a four-week settlement window gives producers flexibility on when to settle claims. Claims are triggered when average calf and feeder prices at auction marts across Alberta fall below their insured price. “At the end of the day, CPIP is revenue protection that lets you lock in up to 95 per cent of the future forecasted price of Alberta cattle. Sometimes the price you can protect will be profitable. Sometimes it will minimize losses. It depends on where markets are that day,” says McKie. For more information about CPIP, producers can contact their local AFSC District Office, the AFSC Call Centre at 1-877-899-AFSC (2372) or visit the AFSC website.

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1 New Morris 1400,2012, 14 bale haulers . . . . . . . . . . . . $32,000 cash each

2009 New Holland H8040,c/w 16’ hay header, 500 hrs. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $89,500

2004 New Holland CR940,1250 hrs, 14’ pick up header, completely redone$134,500 ..

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2009 F350 DUALLY 2WD, V10, Gas, Auto, Landscapers Truck, 27K $29,900 ......... ll it l

2002 CHEV ASTRO CARGO VAN, AWD, 4.3L, Auto, Bulk Head, 189K $ 7,999 ......

2009 DODGE GRAND CARAVAN SE, Stow’n’go, Remote Start, 105K........ $13,999 . 2003 GMC TOPKICK C6500, 8.1L Gas, Allison Auto, 209K .................... $18,900 . 2008 F450 LARIAT SD DUALLY 2WD, 6.4L V8 Diesel 5Sp Auto, 85K $31,900 .... ..

2009 FORD F150 LARIAT CREW 4X4, Heated & A/C Seats, 194K$16,999 ........... .

2008 CHEV SILVERADO 1500 CREW 4X4 AUTO TRAILER HITCH, $18,900 92K ....

2009 HYUNDAI ACCENT, 5 Speed, Standard, 57K .................................. $ 7,999 .

2008 PONTIAC MONTANA, 7 Pass, 4 Captains Chairs, On Star, 83K $12,999 ..... ..

2008 FORD F150 XL 4X4, 4.6L V8, Reg Cab, Alloy Wheels, 149K$11,999 ......... ..

2008 INTERNATIONAL 4400, Air Cab/Susp/Dump, DT570MT, 94K $40,900 .........

2008 FORD F250 EX/CAB LONG BOX, Diesel, 4X4, 71K......................... $24,900 ..

2008 INTERNATIONAL 4400, DT570MT, 10Sp Eaton, Air Dump, 136K $39,900 .....

2008 FORD F450 SUPER DUTY DUALLY CAB & CHASSIS, 100K .......... $25,000 ..

2007 INTERNATIONAL 4300, Auto, Air Ride, 24’ Van Body, 140K$36,900 ............ .

2008 FORD F450XL S D DIESEL, Auto, 12’ Steel Deck, 60K ................... $28,999 ..

2006 INTERNATIONAL 8600, Cummins ISM, 10Sp Standard, 359K $24,999 ........ .

2008 F350 CREW, 4X4, Dually, Cab & Chassis, 6Sp, Diesel, 124K........... $24,999

2006 F150 XLT SUPER CREW 4X4, 5.4L Triton, Auto, A/T/C, 167K$13,999 .........

2007 GMC SIERRA 1500 CREW, Full Load Leather, 109K ....................... $21,900 .

2006 FORD FREESTAR CARGO VAN, Full Load Cloth, A/T/C, 86K........... $ 9,500.

2007 DODGE 1500 QUAD CAB, 4X4, Auto, Full Load, 88K .................... $17,999 ..

2005 FREIGHTLINER M2, C7 CAT, 300HP, 9Speed Eaton, 228K .............. $25,999

2007 F550XLT, Cab & Chassis, Diesel, Auto, 4X4, Dually, 149K .............. $24,900 .

2004 FREIGHTLINER FL80, 3126 CAT, 10Speed Eaton, 208K .................. $23,999

2006 FORD F150XLT SUPER CREW, 4X4, 5.4L Triton, A/T/C, 133K$15,999 ........ .

2002 FREIGHTLINER FL80, Garbage Hauler, 5Sp, Auto, 180K................ $13,999

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2012 Chevrolet Impala LT Sedan2012 GMC Acadia SLE AWD

315 /Mo - 72 Mo


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602 /mo - 72 mo


22,000 KM,Cash Price $34,900+GST

2011 Buick Regal CXL Sedan 2010 Ford Mustang GT Coupe 2009 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ

379 /mo - 72 mo


63,000 KM,Cash Price $21,900+GST

450 /mo - 60 mo


27,000KM,Cash Price $21,900+GST

330 /mo - 60 mo


62,000 KM,Cash Price $15,900+GST

2009 Ford Flex SEL AWD 2008 Ford Mustang GT Convertible 2007 Pontiac G6 Sedan

410 /mo - 60 mo


96,000 KM,Cash Price $19,900+GST

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Offers good on new and unregistered units purchased between 3/1/13-5/31/13. *On select models. See your dealer his is afor limited details. time **Toffer which is valid for the purchase of selected qualifying models and is subject to credit approval from TD Auto Finance (TDAF) on qualified purchases financed duringmay this not program. be combined Offer with certain other offers, is subject to change and may ther lenders Ratesmay fromvary. o Monthly payment and cost of borrowing will vary depending be extended or terminated without further notice. See participating retailers for complete details and conditions. on amount borrowed and down payment/trade. Minimum amount to finance is $5,000. Example: $7,500 financed at 3.99% s = 36 over monthly 36 month payments of $221.40 with a cost of borrowing of fees administration and other applicable fees and taxes are not included in the financed amount. $470.27 and a total obligation of $7,970.27. Freight, license, PPSA/RPDRM, insurance, registration, any retailer Dealers are free to set individual prices, but must be enrolled with TDAF to participate. Warning: The Polaris RANGER re not intended and RZRfor a on-road use. Driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid driver’s license to operate. Passengers must be at least 12 years old and tall enough to grasp the hand eet holds firmly andon plant thef floor. Drivers and passengers should always wear helmets, eye protection, protective clothing, and seat belts. Always use cab nets. Be particularly careful on difficult terrain. on public Never roads driveor paved surfaces. Never engage in stunt driving, and avoid excessive be hazardous Polaristo adult models are for riders 16 and older. For your safety, always speeds and sharp turns. Riding and alcohol/drugs don’t mix. Check local laws before riding on trails. ATVs canoperate. wear a helmet, eye protection and protective clothing, and be sure to take a safety training course. You may Polaris alsodealer contact or call yourPolaris at (800) 342-3764. ©2013 Polaris Industries Inc.

EVERYTHING YOU WANT in a row crop tractor is on our 7600 and 8600 Series Like our Dyna-VT™ stepless, clutchless CVT and e3™ SCR emissions system Massey Ferguson created both technologies And with them working with with our DTM power management system, you get the most fuel efficient tractor going See your dealer for a demo Or to learn more visit ManUpWithMasseycom


GL R5, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Case 335, ‘10, P/S, 980 hr, Deg 14’ 6-way blade . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Gleaner N7,

14 - MF 9895, 250 - 1000 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . Coming In

Vers 9682 STD,

‘97, 14’ 6-way blade, 5000 hr . . $95,000

MF 9795, 508 T/hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $247,500

Vers 846 STD,

‘93, 4800 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $49,000

White 4-270,

7166 hr, PTO . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $28,000

3 - MF 9790’s, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . MF 8780XP,


MF 8460, ‘94 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


MF 6485, ‘08, 1375 hr, ldr/grap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $96,000

MF 8570, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


Case IH MXM190,

NH TX68,


‘03 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $82,500

MF 8120, ldr/grap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $44,900 Case IH 7120, White 6085,

‘92, FWA, Ldr/grap . . . . . . . . . . $39,000 cab . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $14,900

‘98, 2200 T/hr CNT. . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Various sizes of Headers & Adapters In Stock

HAYING & FEED MF 9145, 14’ hdrs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $24,900

See web site for large selection of

Hesston 1275 mo co,

16’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $16,000

Lawn & Garden Equipment

Case 625 auger hdr,

14’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $14,900


twine wrap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $39,900

MF 2756A baler,

mesh wrap. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $33,900

CIH 716 hay header,

MF 9770, 9192 hay hdr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . NH HW340,

MF 2856A baler,

JD 1600A, mdco 16’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $11,500

MANY 2012 MF 9740, MF 9435, MF 9430 ALL SIZES Call

15’ disc . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $44,000

MF 220, 14’ & 16’, auger . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $14,900


MF 220, 22’, 2400 hr, PUR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $32,000

S/coupe 7660, 180 hr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $185,000

MF 200, 22’, 1500 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $22,900

S/coupe 7660, 450 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $175,000

Vers 4750, 25’, PUR . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $16,900 2 CI 722, 22’ & 26’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $15,000 Hesston 1200, P/T, 21’ & 25’, PU reel . . . . . . . . $12,000 JD 590, P/T, 30’, PU reel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $12,000 MacDon 3000 (Black),

P/T, 21’, PU reel . . . . . . $9,000

CIH 730, P/T, Batt reel . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $7,000

Bobcat 500 platform loaders

Bobcat compact track loaders

% 0 for 42 months OR rebates up to$2700 on all new

% 0 for 36 months OR rebates up to $800 on all new

0% for 48 months

0% for 36 months

Bobcat skid-steer loaders

OR rebates up to $5300 on all new Bobcat compact excavators

Bobcat utility vehicles

on all newBobcat attachments

Toolcat™ utility work machines

% 0 for 60 months financing plus rebates up to $2,000

on Bobcat compact tractors– OR – Free front-end loader plus rebates up to $2,000 – OR – Choose rebates up to $4,000 on select units in inventory

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $5,500

Hesston 4750, square, ’94 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . OFFERS

MF 220, 26’, 1510 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $42,000

% 0 for 24 months OR $1500 rebate on all new


400 hr, ldr/grap . . . . . . . . $98,000

MF 6180, 4650 hr, ldr/grap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $45,000

% 0 for 48 months OR rebates up to $3900 on all new

$143,000 - $159,500


MF 8780, ‘97 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Case MX125 Puma,

% 0 for 36 months OR rebates up to $2300 on all new




® Call or stop by our dealership by May 31 and get a great deal on Bobcat equipment.


R-6, R62 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

COMBINES ‘09, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $210,000

GL R75, ‘03 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

S/coupe 4650, 1100 hr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


S/coupe 4640, 1600 hr. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


S/coupe 220, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .


F/Coil 68XL,

130’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $29,000

Vers SX275,

100 hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $225,000

Brandt QF 2500,

Used Qualifying Combine 24 mo INTEREST FREE 2 x GL R76,

S/coupe 7650, 90’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $135,000


GL 72, ‘97, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Many to choose from

100’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $15,000

Brandt HC Quickfold, 3 x F/Coil 65,


GL 72, ‘94, 2200 T/hr . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $64,000

New Nobel Tow Behind,

GL R62, . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

F/Coil 1720 Tank Only


100’ . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $11,500

100’ .From . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $9,900

30’, dbl shoot . . . . . . $21,900 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $3,000

*Offer ends 5/31/13. Available at participating and eligible dealers only. Offer may vary by product type, series, model and select ventory. units Offers in dealer available in on new equipment in US and Canada only. Some restrictions apply. Length of contract may vary. Prior purchases not eligible. See dealer for details. Financing provided on approval of credit by authorized dersBobcat to wellfinance qualified provi buyers. The rates listed herein do not take into consideration any administrative fees and are subject to change based on the amount of such fees (which may vary). Offer not available to government accounts, national accounts tility bid and customers. municipal/u Non-commercial customers may not be eligible for low rate financing. Bobcat ® andnotice. the Bobcat logo are registered trademarks of Bobcat Company in the United States and various other countries. Company reserves the right to extend or discontinue any of these programs at any time without prior Bobcat Authorized Bobcat Dealer


Drumheller Equipment Sales,Drumheller,AB

403.823.8383 Parts. Service. Sales. Rental.

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Morris departure shocks curling Bruce Penton

back into the Olympic Trials. Canada’s teams to wear the Maple Leaf at Sochi, Russia, next February will be deterIt’s baseball season; Stanley mined at an eight-team playoff Cup playoffs are in full swing; in Winnipeg this December. the Miami Heat are still in What’s left of the Martin cruise mode as they head team still gets to compete in the Trials, but who will be to the NBA throwing third stone for the title, so of Edmonton-based rink is still a course mystery. Morris cleared up curling is part of the story by the topic announcing he would join Jim this week. Cotter’s Kamloops rink, which In May? The curling will compete in a November Pre-Trials qualifying bonspiel season has Penton in Hamilton, where the final been over two berths in the Trials are up for more for grabs. What’s weird, than a month, but one of the though, is that Cotter didn’t most shocking stories of the curling season occurred in late dump anybody (yet) to make room for Morris; he simply April when John Morris added Johnny Mo to make a announced he was leaving five-player team. Morris Kevin Martin’s squad — after two Brier titles, a world cham- apparently will call the shots, and Cotter will throw last pionship and, oh yes, an rock. Olympic gold medal.. You hear about married couWhile there were no divorce ples who stay together “for the lawyers in sight, this split was sake of the children.” Why to Canadian sports fans as the Morris couldn’t hold his nose Kardashian-Humphries goand hang on for six more round was to the Hollywood months in an effort to get back entertainment scene. to the Olympics was the $64,000 Every curling fan knows question Canadian curling Morris is a hothead, but why fans were asking. The conflict he would leave the Martin between Morris and his skip team six months away from must have been severe. the 2013 Olympic Trials was So now there are delicious the stunning aspect of the possibilities. How about this announcement. scene? Cotter’s team wins one Since 2010, when they won the gold medal in curling at the of the two berths at Hamilton, Vancouver Olympics, Martin, gets hot in Winnipeg, and advances to the Olympic Trials Morris, Marc Kennedy and final where Kevin Martin’s Ben Hebert have been piling team awaits. Oh, the drama! up points in an effort to get

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Join us on a trip to Africa to interview a giraffe!

If you could ask a giraffe any questions you wanted, what would you ask?

A long, deep sleep is very dangerous for giraffes. We might not sense when a predator comes near. During the day, we doze on and off for a few minutes at a time. Quietly and gently we relax our necks and let our heads hang downward.

That little bird is called an oxpecker and it is a good friend to a giraffe. We don’t have arms and hands to flick away pesky ticks, fleas and flies. Oxpeckers pick them off of us. They eat the little pests and also help keep us clean.


Giraffes are the tallest land animals. Find the missing number to find out how tall a giraffe grows.

Catch that flea! A flea is tickling the giraffe. Follow the flea’s path.

Male giraffes can grow to be _____ meters tall. That is the size of 3-4 grown men standing on each other’s shoulders!


At night, we lie down. But even then, we only take cat naps. We wake up every few minutes and look around.

Female giraffes can grow to be _____ meters tall. Baby giraffes are about 2 meters tall when they are born. That is more than 6 feet tall! If one meter equals about 3 feet, approximately how many feet tall are adult giraffes? Standards Link: Algebra: Solve problems involving numeric equations; express simple unit conversions.

Don’t challenge a giraffe to see who can stick out their tongue the farthest! Color the spaces that have 2 dots red to find out how many inches a giraffe can stick out its tongue.

ANSWER: Male = 18 ft. Female = 15 ft.

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The patterns on a giraffe’s body are not just for looks. They camouflage us. We can blend in with the shadows and shafts of light that filter around trees and bushes. Color all of the giraffes you see in the grove of trees.


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Cut out six numbers from the newspaper. Arrange them into different “greater than” and “less than” sentences. Standards Link: Math: Number Sense; compare and order whole numbers using the symbols for less than and greater than (<,>).

Find the words in the puzzle, then in this week’s Kid Scoop stories and activities. O H N A P S N T X S S S A P E E O I S R N T C N C N K C W E R O D K G O E K O K E P N U P B R S R C T S E F F A R I G E T S L E E P T S I P A X B P L E R H K X P R O T A D E R P O Standards Link: Letter sequencing. Recognizing identical words. Skim and scan reading. Recall spelling patterns.

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HARDISTY, ALBERTA Hydrovac Operator/Driver Do you want to be part of a ground breaking team that offers great working conditions, comprehensive compensation and have fun at the same time? We are currently looking for the right people to fill the position(s) of operator/ driver in the hydrovac/ vac industry to service the tank farm in Hardisty, Alberta. We are a different kind of hydrovac company – we strive to do the best job possible at all times for our customers. The people we are looking for are self-motivated, take pride in their work and feel a sense of accomplishment on a job well done. If you believe you have the right attitude for the job requirements, please apply with confidence to: or fax to 780.888.2211. Thank you for your interest. Only those candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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Polishing flip flops make him look like a Bollywood star Cont’d from Pg 7 Some things are very inexpensive here! Gordon looks down at his flip flops and Gordon spent a day working in each of says to the guy “you’ve got to be kidding”. Delhi and Bangalore. Both were day trip Great recovery by the shoe guy who so he did not see much of the cities. then says if he polished the flip flops, Of note is that each location within Gordon would then look like a Bollywood India is very different. Delhi is a less movie star. westernized city with fewer English On that same outing we did come across speaking people. Bangalore is one of the a shoe store that seemed to work for high tech areas of India. In the past five Gordon. years or so the population has doubled The system in this store was quite from about four to eight million people. It intriguing. One guy sits you down and is very westernized in dress, attitude, etc. brings forth the array of shoes on display People refer to this as the Garden City which he thinks is going to work for the because of the parks, plants, etc. customer. Just north of our place, about a one hour After the customer makes the choices, drive, is Sanjay Ghandi National Park. It he looks upward and yells in Maharti the has the most amazing caves carved into shoe name and size. Okay, what’s up with the hills, back 2,000 years ago and is well this, we’re wondering and low and behold preserved. For some reason it has very there hidden in the intricate ceiling work little tourism, which was great for us. is a hole, through which a box or two of Inside the park you can go on a safari shoes are being tossed down to the ride for 55 rupees. We thought we’d try salesman. Yep, that’s this as how can you go the little guys job all wrong for about one day, hidden within the dollar. attic is the total invenApparently you can! We thought tory of shoes. Hey if it We get into a bus in works go for it. sweltering heat (no air we’d try this as how conditioning) (Thank, goodness it a bus wasn’t Deb they were engulfed in, heavy can you go wrong waiting on.) I bet that metal grates, (Gord is little guy cringes when smiles for this for about one dollar. all some Bollywood star adventure) to keep the walks in. tigers and lions from attacking us if the bus Other places should break down, Now that we are setwhich in Mumbai is tled in, we’ve started to get out of the city a very, very possible. bit. Easter weekend was spent in Goa, In any case the crowded bus is off and which is a 45 minute flight south of we just can’t seem to keep Gord seated Mumbai. The place is very much like with all his excitement in this Wildlife Hawaii. White sand beaches, palm trees, Adventure. The driver, drives a kilometre etc. to a park surrounded by a high wire mesh We hired a driver who toured us around fence. the area for a few days, on a crocodile Hey this just might be, pretty off the top river tour boat, viewing chapels built by for one of their tours. We go through one the Portuguese about 300 years ago, a tour gate into a holding pen. The first gate of a spice plantation (very interesting), closes and then a second a gate opens to let riding an elephant (Gordon’s legs are still us into the park - just like in the movie sore from the spread eagle position - those “Jurassic Park”. things are much wider than a horse!), After driving a while we come across carpet shops, etc. one old lion that can barely walk. The As it is so convenient to get to Goa, we guide tells us it’s an old lion, okay, well will go back quite often for long weekends. better get that photo. Then he bangs twice The silence was a bit disturbing in that on the back of the drivers seat, sits down we missed the blaring of horns and the and off we go. Okay did we miss someferal dogs barking throughout the night. thing? We then leave that park and go While in Goa Deb got ill - food poisoning through the same thing for the tiger park we think from a few days prior in only to eventually drive up to two small Mumbai. cages much like a zoo where there is one We had a doctor come to the hotel room tiger in each cage. for about 45 minutes who prescribe five Again the “guide” kind of stand up and medications that did make her well quite tells us this is where the tigers are kept. quickly. Okay, by now Gordon is looking like the Cost of the doctor was about $16 and the little kid who just had all of his Halloween medications were $2.50 including delivery. candy taken from him.

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During the whole 15 minute tour, Deb was more in wonderment of the double hand bang against the driver’s seat than the whole adventure in seeing The Old Lion and the Two Tigers. Since that incident there are plans for ective 6:00 A.M., Wednesday, May 8, 2013 the County of Paintearth No. 18 is imposing a the outback safari tours, recommended by FIRE BAN to extend throughout the County of Lonely Planet. Paintearth No. 18. Yesterday we went on a three hour res but does not drive to a golf course. The course was res contained excellent and the terrain reminded us of re facilities in designated camping areas Phoenix. The main difference is the seacally posted. sons. The course shuts down on June 10 re under this Ban will be for three months. Over this shut down re period they expect seven meters of rain. pursuant to County Bylaw 528-02. Today’s entertainment was holding out e Towns, Villages or Provincial Parks within a piece of meat to see if the local crows the County of Paintearth No. 18 handle their own would be brave enough to take it from our restrictions and should be contacted directly. hands. They got close - about six inches For further information, feel free to contact the away, when they were frightened by a ce shadow, then an eagle swoops down and at 403.882.3211. Tarolyn Peach, CLGM takes the meat from the hand (all five fincer gers left behind). After doing this a couple of times we had about 50 eagles swooping down trying to get the total of four pieces of fat trimmed off The Consort & District Medical Centre Society is pleased to announce tonight’s roast. Would have fed them more but there is not much will be receiving fat on an Indian patients in the goat. Watch next issue Consort Medical Clinic for more from beginning April 30 Mumbai

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