Category: Technology

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…
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…
Minister Wilkinson speaks with members of the UBC Women in Science Club

March 8, 2019                Vancouver, British Columbia ─ The Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, the Honourable Jonathan Wilkinson, was at the University of British Columbia on International Women’s Day and met with the Women in Science group…
Advancement on the State of Salmon Aquaculture Technology

Ottawa, Ontario – In December, the Government of Canada announced a new approach to aquaculture that is focused on ensuring Canada’s aquaculture industry is economically successful and environmentally sustainable. At this announcement, Canada’s Minister of Fisheries and Oceans, the Honourable…
The Government of Canada donates surplus Coast Guard helicopter to BCIT

February 15, 2019 Richmond, British Columbia — The Government of Canada is supporting the development of well-trained, skilled personnel to serve the aerospace industry of the future, by donating surplus Coast Guard assets to educational institutions across Canada. These donations are…