Country Life in BC

May 8, 2019

The (summer) heat is on

With temperatures set to approach 30 degrees Celsius in BC’s southern Interior this week, the province’s update on its wildfire […]

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April 10, 2019

Province prepares for a dry spell

An early start to the wildfire season and low snowpack led to fire restrictions in the Cariboo this week, as […]

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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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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

Wildfires prompt local response planning

Bulkley Valley residents prepare for the inevitable after the worst fire season on record

SMITHERS – As wildfires in BC’s Central Interior seared the land and sent homesteaders, farmers and ranchers scrambling to evacuate […]

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