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

Canfor joins other majors in slashing production

Production at Canfor’s B.C. mils to be reduced in response to COVID-19

Coastal GasLink shrinks workforce by 800

Workforce reductions more the result of spring breakup than pandemic measures

Woodfibre LNG extends timeline on Squamish project

Company seeks Environmental Assessment Certificate extension for five years, citing factors such as COVID-19, contractor financial struggles, amendment timelines

B.C. provincial health officer still letting miners in and out of underground facilities

Brucejack gold mine stays open under health authorities, Ministry of Energy, Mines & Petroleum Resources direction

Gold price rides COVID-19 roller coaster

Gold prices faces ups and downs in during COVID-19

Harmac cranking out pulp used to make surgical masks, gowns

Harmac has received double order for pulp used in medical supplies

Gas prices drop below a dollar in Richmond

Gas prices in Richmond hit a new low, dipping below the dollar mark on Wednesday evening. Super Save Gas at No. 5 Road and Westminster Highway was selling gas at 99 cents per litre. Diesel was...

Equinox Gold is now a $2.5 billion company

Merger added $1 billion in value to Equinox Gold

BC Hydro sending Site C workers home

BC Hydro scaling back workforce at Site C dam over virus fears

More miners getting serious about ESG

Investors increasingly demanding ‘value beyond compliance’