BSC2009 – Facilitating Sustainable Agriculture – Part 2

Planning for Agricultural Success Strengthening Farming Program Plan initiated in 1996 to facilitate local government support of agriculture. Agricultural Area Plan Provide policies and bylaws for municipalities raises awareness of agriculture build community support for farming 26 plans and strategies completed in BC since 1992, 16 plans underway Who’s involved Farmers Agribusiness Community food action […]

City of Trail Reject Goats

[ad#125-right]The City of Trail closed down discussions of allowing pygmy goats within the residential areas of the City when council voted against changing the Animal Control Bylaw – (which look remarkably similar to the City of Castlegar’s  hmmm) in response to a request by a resident, Ms Marion Schramm. Only councilor Gord De Rosa voted […]