Country Life in BC

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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August 2018

Armyworm posing little risk this season

Insect ravaged Island, coastal forage crops last year

PORT ALBERNI – Researchers continue to look for answers to last year’s unusual armyworm outbreak on Vancouver Island and in […]

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August 2018

Wildlife federation’s audit request full of holes

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BC auditor general Carol Bellringer has plenty on her plate. The current work plan for her office includes reports on […]

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