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

LNG Canada still faces numerous gas terminal hurdles

Aside from one opposition First Nation, all signals point to $40 billion project proceeding

Summer sockeye returns up for 2018

Commercial fishermen optimistic for a banner year for Fraser River sockeye

Reports laud aquaculture upsides in protein production

But Canada falling far short of maximizing its seafood industry opportunities: professor

Infographic: Unearthing the Canadian mineral sector

How does Canada's mining sector impact the economy? This infographic delves into great detail about many aspects of Canadian mining

First Majestic shares hammered after reporting $40 million loss

Shares in Vancouver’s First Majestic Silver  (TSX:FR) (NYSE:AG) dropped more than 10% in New York and Toronto August 13 after it posted a second-quarter loss of $40 million, compared with a profit in...

‘We don’t believe in buying leaky pipelines,’ says NDP’s Singh

Jagmeet Singh, the federal NDP leader, officially announced Wednesday that he would be running in the Burnaby South riding. If a byelection is called, Singh will run to replace outgoing MP and...

Vancouver miner MGX acquires half-interest in three lithium projects in Chile

Company makes option payments of $1.5 million for 50 per cent of the issued shares of Chilean Lithium Salars

Curb housing development on ALR, focus on farming and ranching: independent committee report

Immediate changes to legislation governing the Agricultural Land Reserve (ALR) are needed so the land can fulfill its primary purpose of promoting agriculture, according to a new report presented to...

Water shortage threatens Centerra Gold's Mount Milligan copper-gold mine

Centerra Gold's (TSX:CG) Mount Milligan mine, located about 250 km north of Prince George, may have to reduce production due to reduced precipitation and a minimal snow melt The...

Cleanup of LNG site in Squamish underway

Squamish First Nation contractor involved in remediation of old pulp mill site