Country Life in BC

May 1, 2019

Province releases ALC/ALR report

The province has released the final report of the committee appointed to recommend ways to revitalize the Agricultural Land Commission, […]

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February 19, 2019

Province boosts risk management funding

There wasn’t much new in the February 19 provincial budget so far as the BC Agriculture Council is concerned, but […]

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November 2018

ALC crippled while province mulls revitalization

Just two regional panels properly constituted to handle applications

DELTA – Victoria has left the Agricultural Land Commission short of commissioners needed to assess applications while it awaits a […]

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August 2018

Gulf Islands farmers want rules respected

Local government committees often overstep ALC

PENDER ISLAND – Bylaws passed by local government shouldn’t pre-empt decisions by the Agricultural Land Commission, the commission’s chair and […]

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June 2018

New chair appointed to land commission

While he’s disappointed, Frank Leonard isn’t surprised his term wasn’t renewed

VICTORIA – The outgoing chair of the Agricultural Land Commission believes it’s in good hands as the province prepares to […]

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