Support B.C. farmers affected by severe weather events
Your generous support and contributions are appreciated as we focus on relief efforts and ongoing support for the farm families and livestock affected by the recent weather-related disaster.
Note: As BC Agriculture Council is not a registered charity, charitable donation receipts cannot be issued.
Find support for those evacuated as a result of flooding in B.C.
- Evacuee Registration & Assistance
- Government of BC Evacuee Resources
- ICBC Resources
- Support for Businesses Impacted by Disasters
- Flood Resources for Small Businesses
- Livestock Relocation
- B.C.'s Response to Floods and Mudslides
- Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Fisheries Response to Flooding
- Abbotsford Hazardous Materials Removal Information
Find health and wellness resources for those evacuated as a result of flooding in B.C.
Working for B.C.'s farmers and ranchers.
BC Agriculture Council is a non-profit, non-governmental council of member associations representing 27 farm associations that in turn generate 96% of provincial farm gate sales. In partnership with industry and government, BCAC delivers programs and services to ensure B.C. is the most dynamic and robust agricultural province in Canada.
November 19, 2021
BC Agriculture Council is accepting donations on behalf of our province’s farmers and ranchers who have been impacted by the recent severe weather events. The organization has already received $100,000 in donations...READ MORE
October 26, 2021
It has been 2 years since BC’s farmers, ranchers and industry leaders last gathered for Ag Day in Victoria. This year’s discussions will focus on three top priorities: food security, water security, and labour.READ MORE
July 20, 2021
Nominations for BCAC's Excellence in Agriculture Leadership award are now being accepted. Individuals can work with their respective BCAC member association to submit a nomination for the 2022 award.LEARN MORE
Water is the cornerstone to agriculture. B.C. farmers and ranchers recognize the importance of protecting this precious resource and ensuring a safe, reliable water source for our food system.READ MORE >>
B.C. agriculture, including ocean based farmers, are vulnerable to changes in climatic conditions and even small shifts can have significant consequences for food production, farmers livelihoods and...READ MORE >>
A farm is a workplace, a home and a place with children. Trespassing is an issue that has serious concerns related to bio-security, animal welfare and farm family's well-being. BCAC asked government for their plans on this issue...READ LATEST REPONSE>>
The Western Agriculture Labour Initiative (WALI) supports BC farmers and ranchers by working with governments to develop labour policies that benefit farmers and workers.READ MORE >>
BCAC is committed to growing the community’s understanding of agriculture. In order to grow awareness and understanding, BCAC leads a number of special projects and initiatives.READ MORE >>
In collaboration with government, BCAC delivers on-farm programs through its subsidiary company (ARDCorp) that advances the individual producer and the entire sector.READ MORE >>
GROWING THE COMMUNITY'S
UNDERSTANDING OF AGRICULTURE
We are all motivated by the same values.
Connecting People to Farms
Telling Our Story
Consumers are more interested in how their food is grown, processed and brought to market than ever before. As the voice of B.C. farmers we simply want to ensure that the public have the balanced information they need about food to make informed choices that are right for them and their families.