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B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

RANCH MUSINGS: Soil Biological tools to build resilience and food security

Sometimes we get world-class speakers to present to the students at Thompson Rivers University

  • May 18, 2019

FOREST INK: Saw filers are critical for the forest industry

Meat cutters, wood carvers and firewood users all know the importance of…

  • May 12, 2019
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RANCH MUSINGS: Spring is crazy busy for ranchers and farmers

We do have to deal with our feelings not just what the mind tells us to do.

  • May 12, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Welcome to the union ‘battle zone’ for pipeline construction

NDP labour code sets conditions to push independent unions out

What is Ramadan and why? Williams Lake newcomer offers some insight into the most sacred month for Muslims

During Ramadan, Muslims fast, abstain from pleasures and pray to become closer to God.

  • May 6, 2019

Time to pay attention to ticks as weather improves in Cariboo

For some of us who live on a dry hill side the annual tick count is over a dozen so far

  • May 6, 2019

Peanut allergies: Research shows ‘oral immunotherapy’ is safe for preschoolers

Child eats small amounts of an allergenic food, dose gradually boosted to target maintenance amount

Down to Earth: The small but mighty act of fixing things

The CCCS considers this kind of event as perhaps one of its only acts of protest

  • May 5, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Forest industry revitalization looks like the opposite

Caribou protection, forest tenure restriction, increasing stumpage

RANCH MUSINGS: Uptake of innovation by ranchers in Canada

The report I focused on was the research on the uptake of best practices in the cattle industry.

  • May 5, 2019

COLUMN: Are B.C. communities in boom?

CFIB’s Richard Truscott on how B.C. municipalities fared on annual report on small business sentiment

  • Apr 29, 2019

RANCH MUSINGS: Young leaders needed in the ranching industry

A discussion broke out at a local cattlemen’s meeting one evening this week

  • Apr 28, 2019

FOREST INK: The ongoing battle with bugs

This book has lots of good pictures of the agents as well as the symptoms of the attack

  • Apr 28, 2019

FOREST INK: Eight companies control 50 per cent of B.C.s public forest tenures

British Columbia is home to one of the largest public forests on earth

  • Apr 26, 2019

COLUMNS: Record highs at the gas pump

The hypocrisy of launching two conflicting law suits is lost on no one

  • Apr 24, 2019

COLUMNS: Set enforceable standards

We all wish Mayor Walt Cobb a speedy recovery

  • Apr 22, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP’s lawyer show is turning into a horror movie

Court actions pile up over pipelines, car insurance, care aides

Ranch Musings: Why we do what we do, part two

The second part of David Zirnhelt’s reflection on the ranching industry today

  • Apr 19, 2019

COLUMNS: April Fools sparks some fake and not-fake news

There were few April Fool jokes around this year

  • Apr 15, 2019