AFPA-Alberta Food Processing Association
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*EHS Manager - Alberta Distillers Calgary
Posted on Thursday, October 2, 2014

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*Business for Sale / Acerage For Sale - BROOKS AB
Posted on Monday, September 8, 2014

Innovative and Successful Business for sale: Our company: “Nature’s Nutraoils” has 14 years of experience in the growing health food industry and has an active and expanding customer base. We have proven ideas and methods to continue to expand market share. The purchase of our business will include all the necessary equipment to process, package, label and ship several different products (organic flax oil, flax meal, flax seed, hemp oil, blend oil and natural hemp nuts) to current markets across Canada. Ownership of the business will also include its trademark, UPC codes, organic certification, website, and the expanding customer base.

We have done extensive R&D work to create a quality, desirable, and healthy product. We have the contacts to help expand and hopefully export these products outside of Canada, as well. After considerable consultation we have now decided on an asking price of $285,000 for the complete business. All assets of the business can easily be relocated. We are willing to train the new owners in all aspects of the business. www.naturesnutraoils.com

As an additional opportunity the business can be purchased along with our irrigated farm (42.2 acres) close to Brooks, Alberta. This acreage will include the fully operational production plant in place, a large and lovely landscaped yard, and a modern 1983 bungalow with 2880 square feet of living space. All located beside the major irrigation canal for the region.

Acreage with House and Shop for Sale

43.5 acres with 20 acres water rights, fenced and seeded to grass, irrigated with 8” ML and 2 – 5’ WL.

1440 sq ft house with 8” cano walls, metal clad windows, 6 bedrooms, 1 office, 2 ½ bathrooms, large sunny kitchen, large east and south decks, fully finished basement with new renos done throughout.

3,000 sq ft insulated shop, 3 phase and single phase power, natural gas supplied for domestic and irrigation use. Several out buildings.

Mature landscaped yard with several thousand trees and apple orchard.

2.5 acre stockpond with 25 acre ft. capacity.

Price includes all irrigation equipment including 2, 3 4” handmove, pump and field equipment.

1 mile from pavement, 10 minutes 2 ½ miles east from Brooks. End of road privacy.

Irrigated field is currently leased out. All farming equipment, parts and supplies as well as miscellaneous equipment valued at $50,000 to be included in price. Asking price is $785,000.

Farm:

43.5 acres total Field is 35 acres @ $4,500 $157,500 Yard is 8.5 acres @ $10,000 $85,000 House is 2,880 sq ft @ $225 – 18% $531,360 Shop is 3,000 sq ft @ $30 – 15% $76,500 Pond $12,000 Mature trees, orchard and yard $15,000 Outbuildings 1,500 sq ft @ $25 $37,500 Plus on-site irrigation and misc. farm equipment $35,000 $949,860

Asking $785,000

 
*FOOD PROCESSING LABOURERS - PRODUCTION AND SLAUGHTER FLOOR
Posted on Wednesday, August 27, 2014

SunGold Specialty Meats

SunGold Specialty Meats Is and Alberta based company built on honesty, integrity, pride, care, people, and community. From our farms to the customers table we are committed to delivering the best quality service through continual improvement in all aspects of our business.

We are looking for:

FOOD PROCESSING LABOURERS - PRODUCTION AND SLAUGHTER FLOOR

Duties Include but are not limited to:

- Cleaning / scrapping Slaughter and Production floors - Salting Hides - Vacuuming - Making Boxes - Sorting Trim

What we offer:

- Steady year round employment - Job rotation and job task diversification - Competitive wages which start at $14.25/hr with the potential to ear up to $19.50/hr - Alberta Blue Cross benefits after 3 month of employment - Company matched pension plan after one year employment - In house training with opportunities for advancement - Performance based pay bonus - Everyone works together and we have a very team oriented environment. - One crew which works both the slaughter and production floors.

WE'D LIKE TO HEAR FROM YOU:

Sungold Specialty Meats LTD. 4312-51 Street Innisfail, Alberta T4G-1A3 ATTENTION: ASHLEY FORD HR/ SAFETY COORDINATOR FAX: (403)227-1661

Ashley Ford HR / SAFETY Coordinator & Purchasing

Direct: 403-227-7763 Main: 403-227-3386 EXT: 763 Mobile: 403-588-6082 Fax: 403-227-1661 Website: www.sungoldmeats.com Email: ashley.ford@sungoldmeats.com

 
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