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

May 2018

Volume 104
Issue 5

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May 2018

Fraser Valley bee shortage overstated

Farmers, apiarists respond to claim of hive shortage and poor health

DELTA – BC blueberry farmers and some apiarists were left scratching their heads after it was reported that there would […]

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May 2018

Province urged to regulate farmhouse size

Recommendation from Metro Vancouver one of five for revitalizing the ALR

VANCOUVER – Metro Vancouver’s submission to the nine-member advisory committee appointed to recommend ways to revitalize the Agricultural Land Commission and […]

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May 2018

New meat producer association launched

Group will give united voice to small-scale livestock farmers seeking slaughter capacity

MERRITT – Small-scale meat producers across BC are banding together to form a new association representing farmers and ranchers who […]

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May 2018

Traceability regs to include animal movement

Farm to fork and everything in between will be tracked

PENDER ISLAND – Traceability regulations are right around the corner. The promise is something livestock producers have heard before, but […]

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May 2018

Salal berries have market potential

Sometimes, some of the best health foods are right in front of you – or perhaps swirling in a glass-filled […]

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