DUC dedicated 160 acres of marsh and grasslands to commemorate Rick Andrews' years of service
Financial compensation and conserving natural areas compelled Dale and Linda O'Greysik to sign a conservation agreement with DUC.
Saskatchewan ranch families are known for putting conservation first on the Canadian Prairies, but some go that extra mile to make sustainable practices the cornerstone of their operation.
"It is a farm but it has to be a place for nature."
Land homesteaded by a man who came to Manitoba in 1870 with the province’s first police force is being permanently conserved by the current owners and DUC.
A unique financial incentive and on-farm support are just two reasons why Manitoba farmers love DUC's winter wheat program.
The Fowler family farm, once a productive agricultural landscape, now a lush wildlife-friendly mix of wetlands, aspen bluffs and hay.
Originally from England and now farming in Manitoba, Tony and Angela Prynne signed a conservation agreement with DUC in July 2022.
"I saw this property on the Bruce Peninsula ... The interior forest habitat had been lost, the streams and wetlands were broken. And I knew I could fix it."
Researchers designed a study in rural sites on private land set in low-lying areas that receive surface water runoff from surrounding fields.
New small wetland at the Boothbys' Ontario farm brings wildlife and happiness.
Conservation specialist shares her experience and love for the soil under our feet and how it plays a critical role in a sustainable food system.
New DUC research will help farmers save fertilizer costs when growing high-yielding winter wheat.
Investing in conservation is also for the human spirit.
Enhanced ecological services at restored wetland on the Holland Marsh landscape.
DUC built 40 conservation projects in Manitoba in 2021, helping mitigate climate change and aid farmers hit by drought.
DUC's Alberta team reflects on a year of conservation progress.
Urgent restoration undertaken to protect the habitat at a treasured destination near Leamington, Ontario.
After almost 30 years of championing and working with farmers in Western Canada to sustainably grow winter wheat, DUC and its partners are launching a new ecolabel program called Habitat-Friendly Winter Wheat
New restoration in Haldimand County by the Grand River
Cattleman Sean Murphy is restoring 63 acres of wildlife habitat on his farm near Souris, Manitoba, in the biggest conservation agreement of its kind with Ducks Unlimited Canada.
Ducks Unlimited Canada is now a proud partner of Dairy Farmers of Canada (DFC) and supports the group’s ongoing environmental efforts.
With exceptionally little rainfall on Manitoba fields in the 2021 crop season, a farmer says the true value of retaining wetlands on farmland has become even more apparent.