About Us

Membership Application

You can fill out an application form and email it to us, membership fees can be sent either in the mail or by e-transfer to admin@npara.ca .  If you are interested in additional membership information, please feel free to contact us by email at admin@npara.ca

Per Person
Personal Memberships
Per Farm Unit
Farm Memberships

North Peace Applied Research Association

The North Peace Applied Research Association is a non-profit, producer driven organization that has been in operation since 1988.

The North Peace Applied Research Association’s mission is to serve farmers within the County of northern Lights and the M.D of Peace #135, and to meet the special needs that results from our unique climatic, geographic and soil conditions.

To meet these needs, NPARA conducts applied research as determined by our Board of Directors. 


Our Mission

To confidently provide applied research and extension to encourage a healthy agriculture industry.


Our Vision

To promote a future in agriculture through improved stewardship.


Mail Outs

Your membership includes NPARA’s annual report, newsletters and other mail outs to keep you up to date on new technology and provide information on tours, meetings, workshops and seminars!


Members also have access to our library and reading materials. For a list of available books and materials available for sign out click on the link below.

Available Books & Materials list here!

Rental Equipment


Thousand Kernel Weights
Age Verification
Environmental Farm Plan
Pest Identification
Variety Selection
Join NPARA and help support applied research projects in your region!

Our Team

Nora Paulovich

nora@npara.ca | (780) 836-5230

Lance Ouellette

Assistant Manager

Angelica Ouellette

Research Coordinator

Courtney Vandemark

Research Technician

Deb Perrier

Admin Assistant

Our Partners

Our Sponsors