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Saturday, March 23, 2013 10:30 AM
Canada and B.C. targeted investments to support business development, innovation, food safety, and sustainability under the Growing Forward Agreement in the third quarter of 2012-13. Growing Forward is a five-year framework that co-ordinates federal, provincial and territorial agriculture policy.
Friday, March 22, 2013 9:30 AM
The B.C. government has accepted the intent of each of the eight Cohen Commission recommendations that directly reference the Province.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 3:00 PM
Powell River and Comox Valley residents will soon be receiving expanded information on regional agrifood products through a coastal buy local campaign.
Monday, March 11, 2013 9:20 AM
The B.C. government's Buy Local program will encourage diners and shoppers to connect the B.C. seafood they are about to enjoy with the place and people who harvested it, through $69,794 in funding to promote Ecotrust Canada's 'ThisFish' program.
Saturday, January 26, 2013 11:00 AM
As part of the British Columbia government's Buy Local program, the B.C. Certified Seed Potato Growers Association is receiving $5,000 to develop promotional materials that will help raise awareness about the value of buying B.C. certified seed potatoes.
Friday, January 25, 2013 9:00 AM
Canada and B.C. targeted funding to support business development, innovation, food safety and sustainability under the Growing Forward agreement in the second quarter of 2012-13.
Thursday, November 8, 2012 1:45 PM
B.C. government funding is now available to support local food producers by encouraging British Columbians to shop for food produced in their own communities.
Wednesday, November 7, 2012 9:30 AM
Canada and B.C. have targeted funding that supports business development, innovation, food safety, and sustainability under the Growing Forward Agreement in the fourth quarter of 2011-12. Growing Forward is a five-year framework that co-ordinates federal, provincial and territorial agriculture policy.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 4:40 PM
Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick released the following statement on the release of the Cohen Commission's final report:
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 10:30 AM
The government of B.C. would like the people of British Columbia to be on the lookout for the brown marmorated stink bug (Halyomorpha halys) that will attack tree fruits, berries, grapes, vegetables, corn and ornamental plants.