In its March 22, 2017 budget the Saskatchewan government announced they would end the provincial pastures program and sell the land. Please write the Premier and fill out Sask Agriculture’s survey.
Sask Agriculture Pasture Land Consultation
They are doing a consultation with invitational meetings and an online survey. The survey is located here
You will notice that the survey is biased and doesn’t ask the basic question – Do you want the pastures sold? People need to make it clear they are in favour of retaining the pastures as public lands.
There are three spots in the survey where you can fill in your thoughts. This could include these points:
In addition to the points above say why the pastures are valuable to you and society as a whole, such as: habitat for conserving native flora and fauna especially Species at Risk, soil and water conservation, carbon sequestration, public access for recreation and research, accommodating sustainable livestock grazing while conserving habitat.
Premier Brad Wall
Hon. Scott Moe, Minister of the Environment
Mailing Address: Room 345, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
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Hon. Lyle Stewart, Minister of Agriculture
Mailing Address: Room 334, Legislative Building, 2405 Legislative Drive, Regina, SK, Canada, S4S 0B3
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