Country Life in BC

April 2019

Volume 105
Issue 4

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April 2019

One province, one panel

ALC governance to change

VICTORIA – A second round of changes to the Agricultural Land Commission is in the works that will eliminate the […]

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April 2019

“Island Good” campaign drives local sales

Pilot project yields 16% lift in sales across four Island grocers

NANAIMO – Farmers, food processors and retailers on Vancouver Island have a new tool in their marketing toolbox to help […]

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April 2019

Organic sector undertakes core review

COABC seeks higher profile as organics go mainstream

VERNON – Celebrating organics while preparing for the next generation of consumers was a key theme of the annual conference […]

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April 2019

Codes of practice need producer input

Experts urge producers to show leadership on issues

VICTORIA – BC SPCA hosted the first Canadian Animal Policy Symposium in Victoria on March 1, bringing together provincial policymakers […]

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April 2019

Study compares organic, conventional diets

Research indicates pesticide levels greatly reduced within days of strict organic protocol

A recent study conducted by Friends of the Earth and published online by Elsevier in the journal Environmental Research explored […]

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