Country Life in BC

March 2019

Volume 105
Issue 3

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March 2019

Ten-year plan

Province rolls out new ag waste regs across BC beginning in Hullcar

ABBOTSFORD – It took a decade to develop the new Agricultural Waste Control Regulation and it will take another decade […]

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March 2019

Mentorship gives Kelowna grower a headstart

Hands-on experience critical for non-farmers to learn the ropes

KELOWNA – Lightfoot Farm owner Simon Answerth is the sole graduate of a three-year farm incubator program spearheaded by the […]

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March 2019

Going green boosts ranch’s credibility

Third-party certification helps consumers understand claims

LILLOOET – Spray Creek Ranch owners Tristan and Aubyn Banwell say becoming one of five BC farms certified by A […]

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March 2019

Young farmers crack open new vending concept

Customized machine offers secure sales option for roadside egg sales

AGASSIZ – Willem and Kristin Poortvliet were destined to become farmers, but farmers selling eggs from a vending machine wasn’t […]

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March 2019

Reducing waste will save money on winter feed

Put your money in the bank

VERNON – Mike Witt, owner of Witt Precision Ag in Lavington, says the first step to cutting feed costs in winter […]

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