Resources & Agriculture

BIV's resources and agriculture coverage provides the latest news in the mining, oil and gas, agriculture and fisheries sectors in Vancouver and British Columbia

BC's Paper Excellence shuts down Nova Scotia pulp mill

Nova Scotia refuses to extend effluent ban, company responds with pink slips

Pinnacle shares up following deals with Japan

Wood pellet maker inks 15-year export deal with Japan

Province offers loggers bridge loans during strike

Coastal loggers caught between company and union in seven-month strike

Lucara cuts deal to cut diamond with Louis Vuitton

World's largest uncut diamond to be cut and polished by Louis Vuitton

Report: Canadian regulators showed 'reckless disregard' in Teck oil sands project approval

The U.S.-based Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis argues Canadian regulators relied on misleading financial information in their decision to approve the project

Horgan: Coastal GasLink ‘will be proceeding’

In his first press conference of the year, B.C. Premier John Horgan confirmed that the pipeline project will move ahead

TC Energy selling 65% stake in Coastal GasLink pipeline

While big banks, pension funds exit oil and gas, private equity firms step up

Outlook 2020: Forestry sector’s annus horribilis

Province must fix stumpage system, industry analysts say

Energy companies’ staffing up 38% over past five years

Greenlight Innovation Corp. biggest 2019-20 gainer in Business in Vancouver’s top-20 list

UNDRIP: exploring the opportunities

First Nation industry associations will explore opportunities for industry under UNDRIP