Country Life in BC

November 2017

Farmers must take lead in building public trust

CALGARY, AB – Two-thirds of Canadians consider farmers as trusted sources about the state of Canada’s food system says a […]

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November 2017

Research breeds better bees for Vancouver Island

DUNCAN – A new initiative on Vancouver Island is bringing together small-scale and commercial beekeepers to breed bees that are […]

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November 2017

Foodlands Trust initiative moves forward

KELOWNA – FarmFolk/ CityFolk’s Foodlands Trust project has taken another significant step forward with the formal registration and approval of […]

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October 2017

Buggy season

ABBOTSFORD – 2017 has been “corn Armageddon” for local growers, says BC Ministry of Agriculture entomologist Tracy Hueppelsheuser. Hueppelsheuser spoke […]

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September 2017

Beet trials target “seed sovereignty”

VANCOUVER – Visitors to the UBC Farm market on July 22 received a taste of the latest selections in the […]

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