Drought Information

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The RM of McKillop frequently experiences drought conditions which adversely affects Ag Producers. Please see the links below for resources and information that may help:

SCIC: Dealing with Dry Conditions

SCIC: Agristability Program

Saskatchewan Government: Producer Resources for Dry Conditions

SK Publications: Drought Preparedness Plan

APAS has also released documents regarding Saskatchewan's current drought conditions.

APAS Drought Plan

APAS Calls for Government Response on 2021 Drought

There is a community well and filling station in the RM, located at NE 14-22-22. The Rate is $0.25/gallon. Farmers can also access water from Last Mountain Lake with a permit from the Water Security Agency and permission from the RM. The WSA permit can be found at the following link: WSA Temporary Permit

SARM has been lobbying the government for assistance for those farms affected by the drought. Please see the link below for the latest update:

SARM Policy Bulletin August 3, 2021

SARM Press Release August 9, 2021