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Thursday, March 16, 2023 11:00 AM
The Province is investing $5 million to help protect B.C. farms from animal diseases, including avian influenza, swine fever, and foot-and-mouth disease, to help support a resilient food supply for British Columbians.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023 9:00 AM
B.C. farmers and food processors will receive increased food security support over the next five years through a new agreement between the governments of Canada and British Columbia.
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 9:30 AM
B.C. farmers and producers can still participate in AgriStability for the 2022 farming year and have until June 30, 2023, to pay their fees and secure coverage under the program.
Monday, March 13, 2023 1:00 PM
Testing has confirmed eight skunks found dead in late February in Richmond and Vancouver are positive for avian influenza.
Tuesday, March 7, 2023 10:55 AM
The Province is investing more than $200 million in food security to ensure people have better access to an increased supply of affordable, local food.
Friday, March 3, 2023 12:00 PM
The Province is removing Richmond’s Ecowaste landfill from the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR), allowing the company to move forward with a new recycling facility for housing construction waste.
Friday, February 17, 2023 11:30 AM
There will be more opportunities for farmers, and food and beverage producers and processors to grow their businesses while helping strengthen food security with the development of a new food hub in Summerland.
Thursday, January 26, 2023 11:30 AM
Four B.C. businesses that are developing solutions to help ensure the province’s food systems remain secure, resilient and sustainable are the first to receive funding through the recently launched B.C. Centre for Agritech Innovation (BCCAI).
Thursday, January 26, 2023 9:45 AM
The B.C. government is planning to build a new Plant and Animal Health Centre to provide diagnostic services that support agricultural producers, food safety and the growth of a resilient food system in the province.
Sunday, December 4, 2022 10:00 AM
The Ministry of Agriculture and Food is holding a final virtual information session tomorrow for B.C. small-flock poultry owners.