Stories Worth Savouring

The Good Food Summit celebrates its third year by highlighting community by Quinn MacDonald ON A COLD, rainy, and otherwise gloomy evening in November, the Victoria Theatre bustled with warm chatter as people took their seats for the inaugural edition of Savoury Stories. Hosted by the Capital Region Food and Agriculture Initiatives Roundtable, as part […]

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Betting on the Farm

New legislation reunites the ALR and curbs speculation but will it help B.C.’s farmers? By Cameron Welch When the B.C. NDP brought forward the Agriculture Land Commission Amendment Act last November, it was never a question that Bill 52 would reunite the province’s Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) into a single zone again, after the Liberal government […]

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Caldo Verde

A tale of green soup by Kellie Wyllie THIS WEEKEND UNWRAPPED at a frenzied pace. It’s Friday night at last. The sun set just after four, although the sky gave way to dusk an hour before that. Gage, our black border collie–lab, sits at the front door and demands a walk; his wiry tail twitches […]

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