Country Life in BC

March 6, 2019

Trade deals lead poultry groups’ concerns

The fourth annual BC Poultry Conference enjoyed record attendance with just over 500 people registered for the event held in […]

Read More

November 2018

Poultry growers adjust to reduced antibiotic use

Tighter management of feed, environment needed to ensure flock health

ABBOTSFORD – Approximately 60,000 chickens roam Ray Nickel’s four-level barn in Abbotsford. The environment in the facility is computer-controlled, with […]

Read More

October 2018

FIRB poised to set live BC chicken prices – again

Poultry associations at odds over how best to price birds as production stays high

ABBOTSFORD – People often say a good deal is one that neither side likes. If that is true, the BC […]

Read More

December 2017

Body cams are out

CHILLIWACK – BC’s privacy watchdog has rejected a bid to outfit farm workers with body cameras intended to reduce livestock […]

Read More