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

November 2018

Meat processing review fails to meet expectations

Select standing committee calls for more consultation; lacks action

MERRITT – First it dodged half the province by cancelling a week of scheduled meetings in June and now it’s […]

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November 2018

Traceability regulations expected next year

Proposed changes regarding movement of livestock will have significant implications for producers

ARMSTRONG – The Canadian Cattle Identification Agency wants farmers to get ahead of new traceability regulations expected to come into […]

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November 2018

Success starts with solid business plan

ABBOTSFORD – The first thing farmers and agri-businesses need to do when trying to obtain financing for a new project […]

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October 2018

Cherry growers hit hardest by wildfire smoke

Apple growers benefit, while grape growers optimistic

KELOWNA – Cooler, clearer weather has finally beaten back smoke from the province’s worst wildfire season on record that delivered […]

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October 2018

Farm employers on edge

Changes to foreign worker program creating uncertainty

ABBOTSFORD – Another round of changes to the Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program has farm employers on edge after the hassles […]

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