Country Life in BC

June 2019

Volume 105
Issue 6

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June 2019

Ranch takes pasture to plate at face value

Devick Ranch builds Class A abattoir to meet consumer demand

by TOM WALKER HEFFLEY CREEK – Taking the bull by the horns is something the Devick family has been doing […]

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June 2019

Changes to slaughter rules taking too long

Abattoir operators frustrated by government's lack of action

CHASE – It’s been a year of waiting for the meat processing industry in BC, which has yet to see […]

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June 2019

Hog farm won’t face charges

Police ask farmers to be vigilant

ABBOTSFORD – BC SPCA is declining to press charges against an Abbotsford hog farm targeted by animal rights activists. Representatives […]

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June 2019

Johnston’s Packers targeted by activists

Bonnie Windsor recounts how protesters turned on packinghouse and how she chose to fight back

CHILLIWACK – Bonnie Windsor is assistant plant manager at Johnston’s Packers Ltd., the largest provincially inspected slaughterhouse in BC. The […]

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