What Is Lara?

LARA (Lakeland Agricultural Research Association) is an applied agricultural research association that serves the MD of Bonnyville, County of St. Paul, Smoky Lake County and Lac La Biche County. We are a member of the Agricultural Research and Extension Council of Alberta (ARECA). Our goal is to conduct applied research, demonstrations and extension programs that provide valuable unbiased information to local producers. 

LARA is located 1⁄2 mile west of Fort Kent, Alberta on Township Road 615.
LARA is open Monday to Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm. 

To be a leader in applied research and extension in Alberta.

LARA conducts innovative, sustainable, unbiased applied agricultural research and extension throughout the Lakeland. 


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