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Friday, January 20, 2017 10:45 AM
Home to an abundance of locally owned and operated agrifood businesses, British Columbians are treated to diverse, local flavours all year round in Abbotsford. The community produces a delicious array of innovative products for everyone to enjoy.
Thursday, October 6, 2016 10:30 AM
The B.C. government’s Animal Health Centre has received a new international accreditation that furthers its reputation as Western Canada’s leading full-service veterinary laboratory.
Friday, September 9, 2016 1:00 PM
The City of Abbotsford is inviting British Columbians to take a tour and discover the local, diverse products being produced in their community. From chicken farmers to egg and dairy distributers, there is a range of local companies providing food for the dinner table.
Sunday, July 31, 2016 2:00 PM
The future of farming in British Columbia is in good hands. On behalf of Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick, Abbotsford-South MLA Darryl Plecas will be at the closing ceremonies of the Abbotsford Agrifair tonight congratulating 4-H British Columbia and their contribution to this year’s Best Little Country Fair.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 1:15 PM
A new company is hoping to quench the thirst for a key ingredient in B.C.’s growing craft beer sector.
Friday, March 11, 2016 10:30 AM
Agrifoods producers met with the provincial government to discuss skilled labour initiatives and human resource planning as part of a series of roundtables being held over the coming months with sectors highlighted in the BC Jobs Plan.
Friday, February 26, 2016 9:45 AM
The B.C. government and the BC Innovation Council (BCIC) have welcomed new partner Bioenterprise BC to the BC Acceleration Network (BCAN) to support the growth of innovative agri-tech businesses in the province.
Thursday, February 4, 2016 1:47 PM
Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick celebrated the 10thanniversary of the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutrition Program at Tradex in Abbotsford.
Friday, June 26, 2015 10:30 AM
Singletree Winery is preparing to make their debut in Metro Vancouver's wine and food community with funding from the B.C. government's Buy Local program.
Friday, May 8, 2015 1:13 PM
Mark Warawa, member of Parliament for Langley, on behalf of Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz, and members of the legislative assembly in B.C. for Abbotsford South and Abbotsford-Mission, Darryl Plecas and Simon Gibson, on behalf of B.C. Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick, announced funding for two initiatives worth up to $1.58 million to help B.C. poultry producers re-establish their operations and mitigate the impact of future risks following an outbreak of notifiable avian influenza in the Fraser Valley this past winter.