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Friday, July 18, 2014 2:00 PM
With enhanced conditions to further support sustainable harvesting, the Ministry of Agriculture is offering three Mazzaella japonica harvest licences for the 2014 season.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014 8:30 AM
Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick and the B.C. delegation have returned home after completing a successful trade mission to China. The tour included several deals that could increase B.C.'s agrifood exports by about $100 million within a few years.
Tuesday, June 24, 2014 10:00 AM
The Government of British Columbia is excluding federally-licensed medical marijuana production from the list of agricultural uses that qualify for farm classification for assessment and property tax purposes.
Monday, June 9, 2014 9:30 AM
B.C. agriculture and agri-food projects, supporting everything from innovation to food safety, are receiving more than $2.9 million in funding from the governments of Canada and British Columbia.
Saturday, June 7, 2014 9:30 AM
The wait is almost over as the Surrey Urban Farmers Market is on the move and getting ready to open up at the North Surrey Civic Plaza in June.
Thursday, May 29, 2014 12:00 PM
The festivities are underway outside Victoria's Parliament Buildings as the Government of British Columbia and current ranching community leaders are celebrating B.C. Beef Day with a nod to the province's future agriculture community leaders.
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 1:45 PM
May 29, will be declared the Day of the Honey Bee in B.C. to recognize and celebrate how beekeeping in B.C. has grown from May 1858 when two hives arrived in Victoria Harbour into an industry that has a $250-million-a-year agricultural impact today.
Friday, May 23, 2014 8:30 AM
The B.C. government is recognizing Coldwell Ranch in Jesmond, near Clinton, and their 100 years of ranching in British Columbia with a Century Farm Award. Fraser-Nicola MLA...
Thursday, May 15, 2014 9:00 AM
A $613,050 investment by the governments of British Columbia and Canada is resulting in increased surveillance and preventative measures to stop livestock diseases from spreading to B.C.
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 3:05 PM
Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick has released the following statement on Bill 24, the Agricultural Land Commission Act: