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Virtual AGM & Weather Monitoring Info Session

Join us on December 3rd @ 10am for our Virtual AGM and weather station monitoring information session.  Please contact the office @ 250-785-5774 or email sharla@bcgrain.com to register before Read More »

Grain Dryer Energy Efficiency Funding Available

The Environmental Farm Plan Program has received extra funding to assist farmers and ranchers address environmental risks, Read More »

Pest Update July 27 – 31, 2020

Haying continues to happen and a reminder that insect populations from hayed fields will migrate into new fields. Scouting is encouraged of any nearby fields as populations will increase.

Grasshoppers have been noted from Read More »

Grain Growers of Canada ‘Fireside Chat’

 

 

Erin Gowriluk, the Executive Director with the Grain Growers of Canada has been conducting virtual interviews with various stakeholders and politicians during the COVID-19 pandemic, here is the ‘Fireside Chat’ with Read More »

Pest Update July 20 – 24, 2020

Haying continues to happen a reminder that insect populations from hayed fields will migrate into new fields. Scouting is encouraged of any nearby fields as populations will increase.

Grasshoppers have been noted from 1st Instar Read More »

Notice Of Loss

Make sure you file a Notice of Loss each time a weather event may have impacted your crop.  Click NOL Bulletin for full information from the BC Ministry of Agriculture.

Survey – Extension for Organic Agriculture and Food in BC

Survey – Extension for Organic Agriculture and Food in BC

Calling all BC farmers and processors interested in extension services for organic agriculture and food – tell us what you need by taking our online survey.

The Institute for Sustainable Food Systems is excited to have the opportunity and funding from Read More »

Provincial Disaster Assitance available for Peace region residents affected by flooding

VICTORIA, B.C. – Residents of the Peace River Regional District and Northern Rockies Municipality can now apply for the Disaster Financial Assitance Program.

The Disaster Financial Assistance Program is available to homeowners, residential tenants, small business owners, farmers, charitable organizations and local government bodies unable to obtain insurance to cover overland Read More »

DO YOU HAVE PICTURES OR STORIES TO TELL?

The BC Grain Producers Association is asking members to send us pictures and/or their stories of the destruction the weather has created.  We would like to see submissions from last fall to this spring, with crops being left out! You can email submissions to meagan@bcgrain.com or call the office at Read More »

Did Excessive Moisture Prevent You From Seeding the Acreage You Intended?

Did Excessive Moisture Prevent You From Seeding the Acreage You Intended?

If you were unable to complete your seeding by June 5 due to excessive moisture, you may be eligible for an unseeded acreage claim. You must notify us by June 8.  Depending on deductible and value chosen, you may Read More »