Category: Business

British Columbia-grown tech to improve British Columbia food production

Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada British Columbia’s tech sector is being invited to propose solutions to help British Columbia (B.C.) food producers and processors increase their efficiency, sustainability and product traceability through the B.C. Agritech Innovation Challenge. The federal and provincial…
Blackwater Gold Project — Environmental Assessment Decision

Canadian Environmental Assessment Agency The Government of Canada is working to protect the environment while growing the economy and creating good jobs for Canadians. Today, the Minister of Environment and Climate Change, Catherine McKenna, announced that the proposed Blackwater Gold…
Budget 2019: Advancing Reconciliation with Indigenous Peoples

Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Since its first budget in 2016, the Government of Canada has taken significant action to improve the quality of life for Indigenous Peoples across Canada. Working in partnership with First Nations, Inuit and Métis…
Backgrounder – Funding for British Columbia farmers

The following projects received funding from the Canada-BC Knowledge Transfer Events Program under the Canadian Agricultural Partnership. Alberni-Clayoquot Regional District in partnership with the Alberni Farmers’ Institute:$1,150 to provide support for the agricultural sector through development of a community-based plan…
Budget 2019: Building a Clean Economy

Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada Canadians’ quality of life—and Canada’s future growth—are deeply tied to the environment. Failing to invest in a cleaner, more sustainable future threatens the things Canadians rely on for their success: an affordable cost of…