Lot of concern about harvest-related fires in southern Alberta right now.
Members of the Alberta Federation of Agriculture are asking farmers to do everything they can—to avoid igniting a fire—-and that means checking their machinery on a regular basis.
There’s already been a case where a combine had a mechanical problem—and it set off a huge blaze.
Federation President Lynn Jacobson says its worse than it has been for quite a few years. (file photo)