New Agricultural Waste Management Rules Kick In February 28

Victoria/Fraser Valley – New rules for agricultural waste management will better protect B.C.’s water and provide more clarity for the agricultural sector. Effective February 28, a new regulation for Agricultural Environmental Management will replace the outdated Agricultural Waste Control Regulation….

Public Engagement On Revitalization Of ALR – April 30 Deadline

Victoria/Fraser Valley -APRIL 22 UPDATE –  Lana Popham, Minister of Agriculture, has issued the following statement encouraging British Columbians to participate in the final week of consultations to revitalize the Agricultural Land Reserve and the Agricultural Land Commission: “This is…

Canadian Agricultural Partnership Replaces Growing Forward 2

Victoria/Ottawa – The federal and provincial governments have agreed to a five-year funding partnership to help B.C.’s agriculture and agri-foods sector meet those demands. Lawrence MacAulay, federal Agriculture Minister, and Lana Popham, British Columbia’s Agriculture Minister, announced that the Canadian…