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Tuesday, May 29, 2012 8:30 AM
An amendment to Bill 37, the Animal Health Act, more clearly defines a "person" as it relates to the proposed legislation, Agriculture Minister Don McRae announced.
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 12:15 PM
Cuts of B.C. beef are on the menu at a barbecue outside Victoria's Parliament Buildings today as the Province proclaims May 16, 2012 the third annual B.C. Beef Day.
B.C. Beef Day is a joint venture with the BC Cattlemen's Association (BCCA) that commemorates the ongoing partnership between government and ranchers.
Monday, April 30, 2012 1:59 PM
Proposed changes to the Animal Health Act will ensure B.C.'s reputation as a producer of safe and healthy foods and animals.
Monday, April 30, 2012 9:00 AM
British Columbia's Ministry of Agriculture is partnering with the BC Agriculture Council (BCAC) and industry leaders to find ways to improve competitiveness in the B.C. agrifoods and seafood sectors.
Saturday, April 28, 2012 11:00 AM
The 2012 Guide to B.C. Fairs and Exhibitions is a directory of 57 celebrations of local foods, entertainment and community across B.C. between May 6 and Sept. 24, and it is available now.
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 9:45 AM
One of the critical factors in our ability to grow B.C.'s agrifoods sector to a $14-billion-a-year industry by 2017 is a solid working relationship between the governments of B.C. and Canada.
Thursday, April 19, 2012 11:15 AM
A $75,000 grant from the Province will enable B.C.'s farmers' markets to better meet British Columbians' growing demand for fresh and local foods.
Friday, March 16, 2012 11:15 AM
British Columbia's new agrifoods strategy, released under the BC Jobs Plan, charts a path forward to increasing local food production and processing, while supporting job growth and healthy communities.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012 1:59 PM
British Columbians will be able to appeal animal welfare allegations to an independent tribunal instead of having to take the matter to court, as a result of legislative changes to the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Act (PCAA) introduced today.
Monday, February 20, 2012 11:00 AM
A new layer of protection is now in place for sled dogs in British Columbia. The Province, sled dog industry, veterinarians, and the BC SCPA have jointly created Canada's first Sled Dog Code of Practice, and sled dog standards of care regulation to enhance the health and welfare of all sled dogs in B.C.