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Minister of Agriculture

Lana Popham Organic

Government of BC

As of Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, people can buy British Columbia food products and beverages that are marketed as organic with more confidence, knowing the products have been certified through an accredited provincial or federal program. more

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Marmorated Stink Bug

Photo by PJ Liesch, Twitter: @WiBugGuy

An invasive agricultural pest that can cause extensive damage to crops has been discovered in Kelowna, the second confirmed sighting in the Okanagan. more

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It has been four years since Norm Letnick was first appointed agriculture minister in B.C., and with an election coming in the spring, he is keen to make sure producers are aware of what the government has accomplished. more

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It’s that time of year again… time to chat with BC’s Minister of Agriculture, Norm Letnick. Here’s what we found out. more

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Good news for BC Fruit Growers, BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutrition Program, Buy Local, Water Sustainability, and will benefit from 2015/2016 BC Budget. more

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Norm Letnick at B.C. Beef Day in Victoria.

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Honourable Norm Letnick, Minister of Agriculture The 2014 Orchard & Vine Interview more

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Year-in-Review - what's happened in 2014 in fruit and wine! Exclusive Interview with Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Norm Letnick and BCFGA president, Fred Steele, BC Wine Acreage report, Comings and Goings in the wine industry and more . . . more

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With this delay, the United States is yet again preventing both of our countries from enjoying the benefits of freer and more open trade and is hurting farmers, ranchers and workers in the United States and Canada. more

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Norm Letnick has rested up from his 6,500 km trip around BC and is ready to apply what he learned this past April. His first stop was 100 Mile house in the Cariboo, with his last stop being Parksville on Vancouver Island. more

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If you run a farmgate operation selling local produce or products, you probably wish some giant organization would come in and help you market your products for free. more

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Pat Pimm got exactly the kind of headlines a new cabinet minister doesn't want, when his proposal to reform the Agricultural Land Commission was leaked to the media. more

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The BC Fruit Growers Association says drastic cuts to the Ministry of Agriculture have put the future of farming at risk in BC. more

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New Ag Minister

Government of British Columbia

The MLA for Peace River North, Pat Pimm, has been sworn in as B.C.’s new Minister of Agriculture. more

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Cutting edge discoveries, people, products and much more! more

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