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

Hundreds of trucks clog Vancouver streets to protest state of B.C.’s forestry industry (PHOTOS)

The truckers drove in from Merritt for this week’s Union of B.C. Municipalities conference to lobby for reforms

First shipment of solid bitumen on its way to China

Shipping bitumen in solid form by train, shipping container addresses concerns over spills

Truck loggers to descend on Vancouver Wednesday

Roughly 200 truck loggers plan to drive through Vancouver Wednesday

Mining generates $3 billion in business for suppliers

New study shows 3,700 businesses supply goods and services to the mining sector in B.C.

UPDATE: Restore Rural Dividend Fund, Wilkinson tells NDP

Keeping workers in communities during mill closures comes first: premier, forest minister

Enbridge planning $2.5B new gas plant, pipeline in B.C.

Enbridge has started the regulatory process for a new natural gas liquids extraction plant (or “straddle plant”) and associated pipeline in Northeast B.C. with a projected capital cost of $2.5...

First Nations to oversee phase out of Broughton fish farms

Agreement gives First Nations monitoring and inspection powers during phase-out

B.C. mining mogul predicts explosive gold market

Market cycle, U.S. treasuries seen as factors driving stronger price performance

CEO bullish on buoying miner as zinc sinks

New chief wants Trevali Corp. to live up to its mid-tier status