Country Life in BC

April 10, 2019

Piece rates won’t change – yet

BC’s long-standing piece rate system won’t be overhauled by June 1, as recommended last year by the Fair Wages Commission. […]

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April 10, 2019

Young Agrarians goes solo

Young Agrarians is now an independent charity after seven years as an initiative of FarmFolk/CityFolk. The group joined with Agrarians […]

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April 10, 2019

Province prepares for a dry spell

An early start to the wildfire season and low snowpack led to fire restrictions in the Cariboo this week, as […]

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April 3, 2019

Colony losses have beekeepers on edge

Reports of colony losses across the province have beekeepers on edge this spring, and government wants to know how bad […]

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April 3, 2019

Federal funding delay hits berries

A lack of fresh federal funding means the industry associations for raspberry and strawberry growers are set to run deficits […]

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