WELCOME TO BCAC

Proudly representing B.C. farmers
and ranchers

We proudly represent nearly 30 farm associations that in turn generate 96% of provincial farm gate sales. In partnership with industry and government, BCAC facilitates the delivery of programs and services to grow B.C. into the most dynamic and robust agricultural province in Canada.

WILDFIRE UPDATES & INFORMATION

Province to Match Red Cross Donations to Help People Affected by Wildfires

August 20, 2018

To help people affected by the wildfires that are burning around B.C., the Province of British Columbia will match all donations to the Red Cross, up to $20 million.


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Notice to Ranchers Affected by Fire

The notice has been prepared to provide information for livestock producers on Alerts, Orders and Re-entry. For more information:


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Emergency Livestock Relocation Assistance

If you need assistance please contact your local government Emergency Operations Center (EOC) to request help with emergency livestock relocation.


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Horse Council BC Animal Disaster Relief Fund

BC Wildfire Donation

If you would like to help supply cash, food, supplies, and various needed items to the emergency evacuation centres around BC that are housing displaced horses, livestock, and pets due to the wildfire emergency, please consider donating to the Horse Council BC Animal Disaster Relief Fund.

MEMBER PROFILE


Raspberry Industry Development Council

The Raspberry Industry Development Council promotes raspberries and their use by supporting growers, processors, purchasers and the public through resources, research and delicious raspberry recipes.

MEMBER QUICK FACTS

  • More than 80% of Canada’s red raspberries are grown in B.C. on 5,000 acres.
  • B.C. growers harvest over 12-million kgs raspberries each year for shipment across Canada and around the world.
  • The majority of raspberry production in B.C. takes place in the Fraser Valley.
  • Raspberries contain high amounts of phytonutrients, which help lower the risk of chronic diseases.

WHY COMMUNITY CONFIDENCE IS
IMPORTANT TO FARMERS

How the way you shop makes an impact right here in your home province.

CONNECTING PEOPLE BACK TO FARMS

Helping farmers and ranchers tell their stories

Consumers are more interested in how their food is grown, processed and brought to market than ever before. We simply want to make sure that consumers — in an environment where they are bombarded with contradictions — have the balanced information they need about food to make informed choices that are right for them and their families.