Country Life in BC
The agricultural news source in British Columbia since 1915

July 2018

Prince George packing plant gets further study

Steering committee will review past work, future directions

SMITHERS – The possibility of a larger scale, federally inspected beef processing plant for BC is getting a boost from […]

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July 2018

ALC allegations nix Delta farmer’s vision

Cranberry venture bogged down in legal wrangling

DELTA – Don Malenstyn has all but given up on his career and passion after losing an appeal of a […]

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July 2018

Strawberries kick berry season off to a good start

Fraser Valley berries flourish under “ideal” conditions

DELTA – With memories of the difficult spring of 2017 still fresh in their minds, farmers say strawberries are flourishing […]

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July 2018

New farmers need to research livestock needs

Grow-your-own movement creates welfare concerns

VANCOUVER – The growing trend for families to engage in food production – including raising animals for meat – in […]

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July 2018

Perseverance, ingenuity aid haskap harvest

Okanagan grower envisions being a hub for BC haskap production

KELOWNA – Growing a new crop is not for the faint of heart. In June, after five years in the […]

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