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Sunday, June 5, 2022 12:15 PM
New funding for the BC Farmers’ Market Nutrition Coupon Program will help improve access to healthy, locally grown food for lower-income British Columbians and people who are pregnant, while increasing the number of Elders and seniors participating in the program.
Friday, July 30, 2021 9:30 AM
Patients and residents in hospitals and care facilities across the Lower Mainland are being served meals with an increasing bounty of local food as a result of the Province’s Feed BC in Healthcare partnership with local health authorities.
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 2:00 PM
Hundreds of farmers and chefs came together for a one-day event to make connections to buy and sell B.C. foods.
Friday, October 25, 2019 10:30 AM
B.C.’s vision of becoming a global leader in the food processing industry has received a boost with the appointment of the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Anubhav Singh as the province’s first food and beverage innovation professor.
Thursday, October 17, 2019 11:30 AM
Port Alberni and Surrey will be home to B.C.’s newest regional food hubs, which help farms and food processing businesses innovate and grow, create jobs and strengthen local economies.
Friday, September 20, 2019 12:15 PM
Grocery shoppers will have an easier time identifying B.C. products when visiting Safeway stores, as the Buy BC brand will be featured in the retailer’s locations around the province.
Saturday, August 17, 2019 11:45 AM
An end-of-summer of tradition is underway with the opening of the 109th Pacific National Exhibition (PNE).
Friday, August 16, 2019 9:30 AM
The province’s future providers of locally grown food, the kids of 4-H British Columbia, are getting ready for crops, livestock and learning in the year ahead.
Thursday, July 4, 2019 2:45 PM
British Columbians of all ages can look forward to the return of B.C. blueberries at over 100 White Spot and Triple O's participating locations this summer, as part of a new Buy BC partnership with the restaurants to promote this local ingredient.
Friday, June 21, 2019 4:18 PM
Rabbit haemorrhagic disease has been confirmed as the cause of death of several pet rabbits living in a downtown Vancouver apartment building.