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

August 2017

Volume 103
Issue 8

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August 2017

Alfalfa winterkill puts chill on Nechako Valley

VANDERHOOF – A wet fall and a lack of snow cover has resulted in winterkill of more than 20,000 acres […]

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August 2017

Island farmers grapple with armyworm infestation

PORT ALBERNI – A voracious new pest is marching its way through Vancouver Island forage crops. “I first saw them […]

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August 2017

Ranchers first line of defense against wildfires

WILLIAMS LAKE – On July 6, Cheryl Monical and her husband Ed noticed smoke over the hill while moving cattle […]

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August 2017

Wildfires put hundreds of ranchers at risk

WILLIAMS LAKE – An unprecedented spate of wildfires that erupted across the central Interior in early July has put ranchers […]

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