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

September 2018

Volume 104
Issue 9

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September 2018

Organic labelling regulations kick in September 1

Warnings will be the first step in enforcement

VERNON – The province’s new labelling regulations for organic products kick in September 1, but producers who don’t comply will […]

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September 2018

New entrants face scrutiny, but no waitlist

Dairy applicants must have basic dairy training, experience to receive quota

ABBOTSFORD – Are you genuinely interested in becoming a dairy farmer? Having finally cleared its waitlist, the BC Milk Marketing […]

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September 2018

National park reserve consultations to resume

Opponents stand firm against new protections for grasslands in south Okanagan

OLIVER – Plans for a national park reserve continue to advance despite the concerns of ranchers and conservation groups alike. […]

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September 2018

Wildfire lessons learned, but still work to be done

Scale of wildfires underscores need for clear communication

VICTORIA – Workshops aimed at fireproofing BC farms and ranches seem to be working despite record-breaking fire seasons this year […]

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September 2018

Cariboo farm thrives with mentorship

Short-season production comes with long days

100 MILE HOUSE – At 8 pm, Robin Hunt and her husband of almost two years, Johan Bos, are finishing […]

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