Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities

Pulse Canada, SARM glad B.C. port strike is over

Pulse Canada, SARM glad B.C. port strike is over

Jul 14, 2023 | 3:46pm
After 13 days, the B.C. port strike has come to an end. The B.C. Maritimes Association said in a statement they’ve agreed to a 4-year tentative deal with the International Longshore and Warehouse Union Canada, which represents 74-hundred workers. The deal is subject to ratification by both the union and employer, and it comes after […]
Federal-Provincial funding will enhance a pest program

Federal-Provincial funding will enhance a pest program

May 3, 2023 | 1:24pm
The governments of Canada and Saskatchewan are providing funding to enhance a program that helps deal with crop pests and nuisance animals. The feds and the province are providing $19.5-million to enhance the Pest Biosecurity Program. The 5-year program, through the Sustainable Canadian Agricultural Partnership, will be delivered by the Saskatchewan Association of Rural Municipalities […]