Country Life in BC

February 2019

Province gives well owners three more years to register

No fees, no loss of priority for registrations through March 1, 2022

Thousands of BC farmers and ranchers at risk of losing their priority water rights at the end of February won’t […]

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February 13, 2019

Throne speech foregrounds land protection

BC’s legislature is back in session. Per tradition, the new sitting kicked off February 12 with the province’s lieutenant governor, […]

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February 13, 2019

Province offers greenhouse growers tax relief

While farms elsewhere in Canada have expressed concern about the implementation of carbon taxes, greenhouse growers in BC are giving […]

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February 13, 2019

Hazelnut growers await new production guide

BC hazelnut growers will soon be able to consult a guide that will help them overcome the challenges of establishing […]

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February 6, 2019

Banner year as BC farm sales rise 57%

Sales of farm properties in BC rose 57% in 2018, according to the latest property transfer data from the BC […]

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