Interviews

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Climate Change Threatens Canada’s Water: Report Coordinated national and regional water conservation guidelines are required to address the detrimental impact climate change is having on Canada’s water system, according to Simon Fraser University’s Adaptation to Climate Change Team (ACT). (2011)

Food Scarcity – A Myth? Is the world facing a potential food scarcity challenge? In this article, Al Scholz looks at the facts, and potential solutions, to this very important issue (2011)

Farm Family Succession Planning Seminar Series

Consultation on Animal Health Policy

BCAC Annual Meeting Confirms Four New Board Members (March 2010)

Government of Canada Invests in BC's Organic Farming Sector (Jan 2010)

Building the conversation between farmers and consumers (March 2010)

Cranberry Harvest 2009 (Sept 2009)

Production Protocol Enhancement Plan for BC Pork (July 2009)

A Sustainable Approach to Manure Management - Pacific Ag Show Seminar (Feb 2009)

2008 Western Canadian Grazing Conference Draws Over 300 Producers (Dec 2008)

New Forage Supply Coverage Available for 2009 (Oct 2008)

Minister Ritz Releases Statement As Canada Tables Its Official Comments on U.S. Mandatory Country-of-Origin Labelling (Sept 2008)

Investment Agriculture Foundation Seeks Nominations for Second Annual Innovation Award (Sept 2008)

Coordinator Named for B.C. Agriculture Climate Action Initiative (Jun 2008)

Investment Agriculture Foundation Announces New Executive (May 2008)

Investment Agriculture Foundation Appoints 3 New Directors (May 2008)

Canadian Organic Growers Launches Practical Skills Handbook Series (Jan 2008)

B.C. Farmers Eliminating Environmental Hazard Posed by Obsolete Pesticides (Dec 2007)

Funding Available to Help Local Communities Address Emergency Livestock Carcass Disposal (Sept 2007)

Autumn Signals the Harvest of BC's Largest Berry Crop (Sept 2007)

Investment Agriculture Foundation Seeks Nominations (Sept 2007)

Discover Agriculture, Fresh Food and Country Life in the Kamloops Region

Research Underway to Establish a Truffle Industry in British Columbia

Fraser Valley Chapter of the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (June 2007)

High Water

$100,000 To Help Organic Producers Meet New Standards (Apr 2007)

New Award Celebrates Innovation in Agriculture (Feb 2007)

Orchard Replant Program Extended into 2007 Planting Season (Dec 2006)

A Fresh Start for the Mushroom Initiative (Fall 2006)

New Lab Enhances Animal and Human Health Protection (Nov 2006)

Farmers' Markets Worth $118.5 million to B.C. Economy (Nov 2006)

Surrey Staying Sharp on Salmon Enhancement (Nov 2006)

New Biofuels Program Invests in B.C. Agriculture and Agri-Food Sector (Sept 2006)

Farm Group to Finance RFID Tags for BC Cattle Producers (Aug 2006)

2006 North American Weed Management Association (NAWMA) Conference (August 2006)

Investment Agriculture Foundation Expands Small Projects Program (June 2006)

Age Verification Info Sessions Support Cattle Producers (May 2006)

Long-Term Vision to Protect Agriculture (May 2006)

B.C. Announces New Provincial Fair Program (April 2006)

Funding Supports Food Safety, Meat Processing Industry (April 2006)

Province Funds Strategic Plan for B.C. Fruit Growers (March 2006)

Dr. David Biesenthal Speaking Tour (Feb 2006)

BSE Detected in Alberta - CFIA Release (Jan 23, 2006)

Northwest Invasive Plant Council (Dec 2005)

Minister to Push WTO For Greater Market Access (Dec 2005)

Experts Appointed to BC Wine Authority (Nov 2005)

BC's Grape Industry Flourishing (Oct 2005)

Grape and Apple Growers Going Opposite Directions (Oct 2005)

H5 Found in Wildfowl - No new threat to Humans (Nov 2005)

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (Aug 2005)

Agri Tourism Direct Marketing Survey (Aug 2005)

The Agricultural Land Reserve (Aug 2005)

BC Cattle to Cross Border (Aug 2005)

CLARENCE TUIN - Make a Difference Sale!

GEORGE POWELL - Agroforestry

LAURENS VAN VLIET - Soil Degradation and Conservation

RON BERTRAND - Environmental Farm Planning

TED MOORE - Forage Production

BC Farm Women's Network

International News