Amazing Agricultural Adventure (AAA)

Children from seven rural schools in the area had an opportunity to learn about the agricultural industry and how their food is produced at the Amazing Agricultural Adventure which was held April 12 in the Roblin curling rink.  Manitoba Agriculture Food & Rural Initiatives, Parkland Agricultural Resource Co-op and Agriculture in the Classroom partnered to… Read more »

PARC Recognized

Thinking Partnerships, Thinking Regionally, Thinking Long-Term The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing features the Parkland Agricultural Resource Co-op Ltd.’s (PARC) strategic, long-term thinking and partnership-based initiatives, in a publication called “Municipal Planning and Financial Tools for Economic Development Handbook”. The handbook showcases innovative municipalities across Canada who are also thinking partnerships,… Read more »

Community Project Moving Along

In a strategic planning meeting between representatives of PARC and its two of its member municipalities, the Town and RM of Gilbert Plains, it was identified that an immediate economic issue was the permanent closure of  the town’s bowling alley.  The center had served the greater region for nearly 40 years and was an important… Read more »

BizPaL Simplifies Permit and License Information for PARC Businesses

Cooperating as a Region For the PARC member municipalities, starting or growing a business just got easier thanks to a new, cross-jurisdictional initiative called BizPaL. Gone are the days of making calls to three levels of government departments to find out what license and permit compliance requirements are for business start up or expansion. On… Read more »