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Agribusiness

Long love this land.

Agriculture is the heart of Alberta and ATB.

Proudly serving this sector since 1938, we combine a deep understanding of agriculture, a commitment to rural communities, and some of the best financial minds with unparalleled knowledge of what it takes to succeed.

Sugar Beets: One of Alberta’s most unique agricultural industries

Sold in Albertan grocery stores, sugar beets are a part of the local agricultural industry, producing products like granulated sugar, icing sugar and molasses.

Spirits of the West

David Farren, CEO of Eau Claire Distillery, talks about his experience funding, growing, and excelling in his business creating whiskey in Alberta’s Turner Valley.

Need a new tractor? Combine crapped out? Should you lease or buy?

Deciding whether to buy or lease new agricultural equipment can be difficult. Our Agricultural Experts are here to help make that decision simpler.

Managing your liquidity ratio during the 2019 crop year

After a couple of challenging crop years, current liabilities may begin to creep up, putting pressure on that ratio of current assets to current liabilities

Sweetening the deal on foreign exchange

The honey industry is a booming industry in Alberta; ATB’s FX platform helps honey co-op members navigate foreign exchange to get their honey into the hands of people all over.

3 ways to make the most of a good year

If good weather, high prices and lots of hard work have given you some extra funds for the farm, what should you do with it?

Alberta farm catches lightning in a bottle (of water, that is)

Clear Lake Hutterite Colony (CLHC), located just northeast of Claresholm, diversifies their farm operations with bottled spring water. 

3 steps to successful farm succession planning

The three steps in ensuring your farm's continued success after your retirement: transferring labour, control, and ownership.

YU Cattle Company rides on

YU Cattle Company is a thriving, family farming operation thanks to hard work and a commitment to sustainability.

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