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Monday, April 15, 2013 11:45 AM
Since its inception in 1980, the Vernon Farmers' Market has been a staple for families and lovers of fresh and local foods.
Monday, April 15, 2013 10:00 AM
Naturally Homegrown Foods Limited will promote their line of B.C. grown and hand-cooked potato chips with the help of $100,000 in funding from the B.C. government's Buy Local program.
Saturday, April 13, 2013 11:00 AM
A third-generation family business that has been operating in Pitt Meadows since the 1930s is the latest recipient to receive 'Buy Local' program funding.
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 1:30 PM
The B.C. government will provide the greenhouse sector with permanent carbon tax relief.
Monday, April 8, 2013 10:30 AM
Schools participating in the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutritional Program will now have the option to receive milk from local dairy farms thanks to $1 million in new provincial funding.
Sunday, April 7, 2013 11:00 AM
The B.C. government is investing $87,000 in the B.C. 4-H Council to encourage young British Columbians to experience and pursue a career in agriculture.
Friday, April 5, 2013 10:45 AM
For the past two-and-a-half years, Vancouver Islands' Coastal Black Estate Winery has been using local blackberries and honey to produce award-winning wines and meads.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 10:00 AM
Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and B.C.'s Minister of Agriculture Norm Letnick announced Growing Forward 2 program details for the agriculture and agrifood sector in British Columbia.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 11:30 AM
A consumer campaign led by the British Columbia Wine Institute (BCWI) is receiving $100,000 from the B.C. government's Buy Local Program.
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.