Agriculture, trucking and rail in Strathcona County

Strathcona County has a rich history in agriculture and farming. This region is globally recognized for having innovative agribusinesses that continually innovate and adopt new technologies. The area is also known for its superior soil quality, connectivity, existing infrastructure and highquality of life.

Agribusiness profile

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Competitive advantages

  • Centrally located and accessible
  • Canada's fifth largest metro area
  • Connected infrastructure and transportation networks
  • Benefits of doing business here 

Investment opportunities

Food, beverage and meat processing

  • grain and oilseed milling
  • meat products
  • snack foods
  • beverages

Crop and animal production

  • genetics and genomics
  • animal nutrition
  • agriculture technology and innovation
  • precision agriculture

Circular economy

  • biofuels
  • waste to energy processing

Innovative, educated and diverse in growth

Leading research and development companies and educational institutions are located throughout the region - supporting investment and growth.

Success stories

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For investment, contact:

Economic Development and Tourism
Phone: 780-464-8095

2001 Sherwood Drive
Sherwood Park, Alberta, Canada
T8A 3W7

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Last updated: Friday, September 16, 2022
Page ID: 51296