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

B.C. got just 0.6% of commercial Pacific salmon catch in 2022

Despite 6.7 million Fraser River sockeye last year, commercial sockeye catch in B.C. was just 1.2 million

How to finance early-stage mining projects

Project financing has taken on a new urgency, say some experts

Teck Coal named in U.S. legal battle over selenium from its coal mines

B.C.-based Teck is one of three defendants in a request for judicial review brought by environmental groups from Montana and Idaho

Grower input wanted on Canada's organic standards

New standards expected to be published in December 2025

Pace of build speeds up at Artemis’ Blackwater gold mine

The 100%-owned Blackwater mine is 160 km southwest of Prince George

Major shareholders approve Copper Mountain acquisition

Copper Mountain, Hudbay Minerals shareholders to vote on takeover June 13

Grain exports escape Port of Vancouver strike damage

'The short answer is no, we saw no impact on the loading of vessels at any of the ports.'