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

May 2018

Fraser Valley bee shortage overstated

Farmers, apiarists respond to claim of hive shortage and poor health

DELTA – BC blueberry farmers and some apiarists were left scratching their heads after it was reported that there would […]

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May 2018

Province urged to regulate farmhouse size

Recommendation from Metro Vancouver one of five for revitalizing the ALR

VANCOUVER – Metro Vancouver’s submission to the nine-member advisory committee appointed to recommend ways to revitalize the Agricultural Land Commission and […]

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May 2018

New meat producer association launched

Group will give united voice to small-scale livestock farmers seeking slaughter capacity

MERRITT – Small-scale meat producers across BC are banding together to form a new association representing farmers and ranchers who […]

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May 2018

Traceability regs to include animal movement

Farm to fork and everything in between will be tracked

PENDER ISLAND – Traceability regulations are right around the corner. The promise is something livestock producers have heard before, but […]

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May 2018

Salal berries have market potential

Sometimes, some of the best health foods are right in front of you – or perhaps swirling in a glass-filled […]

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