Country Life in BC

February 2017

Chilliwack dairy fined for allowing “culture of abuse”

CHILLIWACK – The first installments towards $345,000 in fines and surcharges levied in a headline-grabbing case of animal abuse on […]

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January 2017

Help wanted

VANCOUVER – Demand for farm workers will hit 45,000 by 2025, up from approximately 43,300 in 2014, and while the […]

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February 2017

Dairy vs eggs in outstanding young farmer competition

ABBOTSFORD – After graduating from high school, Gary Baars hung up a shingle as TNT Agri-Services, offering “relief milking and […]

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January 2017

Freight Farm feeds local niche

SAANICH – From inside a refurbished freight container, the future of farming is extremely bright. Ribbons of red and blue […]

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January 2017

Marketing board reviewing dairy quota

VANCOUVER – The BC Milk Marketing Board is beginning another review of its quota and solids-non-fat policies, producers were told […]

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