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

April 2018

Volume 104
Issue 4

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April 2018

Labour trouble

Nursery industry’s issues resonating with all sectors

LANGLEY – A packed house gathered for the spring meeting of the BC Landscape and Nursery Association at Kwantlen Polytechnic […]

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April 2018

Research is a focus of BC’s grape and wine sector

Viewpoint

The British Columbia grape and wine industry began investing in research around 15 years ago, first with levies collected under […]

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April 2018

Optimistic outlook for beef sector

Feedlot consultant Kee Jim says there’s a bright future ahead

VERNON – Kee Jim is bullish on beef. “I feel very strongly that the participants that are in the industry […]

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April 2018

Chicken growers demand pricing parity

VANCOUVER – The new chicken pricing formula, which took effect last June, is an improvement over the previous formula but […]

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April 2018

Organic growers prep for new labelling regs

Producers asked to be gentle – not adversarial – advocates for certification

ABBOTSFORD – Provincial regulations governing the use of the term “organic” come into force on September 1. Raising awareness of […]

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