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 […]

Urban farming school

Where does your food come from? If you’re  like most North Americans, your first answer would be the Supermarket. For many people this is a satisfactory answer, but for those who have an understanding of  the relationship between food, oil, water, the economy and international trade, the answer is entirely unsatisfactory. Most of these people […]