As an entity under ownership of the Samson Cree, our vision is to be an industry leader in agriculture, ranching, and land development, while acknowledging our relationship with the land.
Our mission is to increase shareholder value by managing our land in the most profitable, efficient, productive, and environmentally sustainable manner in the areas of agriculture, ranching, and land development. We achieve this implementing ethically sound operational practices, which align with the interests of Samson Cree Nation.
Samson Tribal Enterprises is committed to conducting business in compliance with the agricultural market; the following values guide us in our daily business conduct:
We serve a diverse target market – with our leases, sub-leases, and pasture management, both on and off reserve – and we take pride in serving our customers with respect.
We ensure that, in producing yields of our crops, that our products are of top quality.
We need to be a team player to ensure we provide quality customer service and ensure excellent communication with our key players.
High Ethical Standards
We ensure that we commit to high ethical standards; in protecting and preserving our environment to ensure we produce the greatest good and do the least harm for all who are affected: customers, employees, shareholders, the community, and the environment. In addition, our responsibility is to Samson Cree Nation, and therefore, we are mindful of the following values: wahkotowin (kinship), sahkitowin (love), Nehiyow pimatisowin (Cree way of life), and tapewein (truth).
AgricultureOne of Alberta's Largest Farm and Ranch Portfolios
Samson Tribal Enterprises holds a sizeable portfolio of land across central Alberta and performs farming in Ponoka, Brazeau, Leduc, Camrose, and Wetaskiwin counties. Total land size is over 15,000 acres and our select crops include wheat, oats, barley, rye, flax seed, and canola, among others. We farm and rent our land to others in the agricultural industry. We are open to rental/lease or other land opportunities.
Feedlot ServicesComprehensive feedlot services in Ponoka County
Custom Feeding Services
We own two feedlots, Cree Bar K and 777, that specialize in Custom Feeding. We have the capacity to feed 10,000 head of cattle. We specialize in all sorts of custom feeding such as backgrounding, cattle wintering and grazing, and finishing. Please contact us for further information.
Cree Bar K Feedlot
TWP RD 442 (Menaik Road) & RR 260
Cree Bar K Feedlot
261036 – RR 261 & TWP RD 440
Manager: Winston Crane
P.O. Box 539