Tag Archives: Metro Vancouver

ALR 2.0: How to make protected idle farmland productive

As we approach the 40th anniversary of the B.C. Agricultural Land Reserve, Metro Van is waking up to the lost potential of ag land that is used for non-agricultural purposes. Bravo to Surrey Mayor Diane Watts for saying that people … Continue reading

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Compost joins the new garbage era in Metro Vancouver

What’s the new attraction of garbage? A Metro Vancouver Zero Waste Challenge conference on March 10 was sold out, with a long waiting list. One of their earlier public breakfasts, on composting, attracted a standing-room-only crowd to BCIT downtown, more … Continue reading

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