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Land Match­ing Pro­gram Sup­ports BC Farm­ers

- The­work­ing­mind.ca/sites/ de­fault/files/win­ter_mini_ guide_eng_07-dec-20.pdf Hunger · Agriculture · Social Issues · Society · Industries · British Columbia · Surrey

More than 100 farm­ers in the province have started grow­ing crops and rais­ing live­stock on more than 2,023 hectares (5,000 acres) of farm­land since 2016 through the BC Land Match­ing Pro­gram.

The 46 land matches fi­nal­ized in 2020 will help im­prove food se­cu­rity, cre­ate eco­nomic growth and bring more lo­cal food op­tions to com­mu­ni­ties in BC fol­low­ing COVID-19. in­dus­try/agri­cul­ture-seafood/ pro­grams/land-match­ing

With the chal­lenges brought on by the con­tin­ued chal­lenges of the cold weather and the hol­i­days, win­ter can of­ten be a dif­fi­cult time. But with COVID-19, this year’s win­ter may be even more de­mand­ing on our men­tal health and well-be­ing. The Sur­rey Board of Trade is pro­mot­ing the Men­tal Health

Com­mis­sion of Canada’s mini guide de­signed to help em­ploy­ers pro­vide work­ers with spe­cific tools and re­sources dur­ing the win­ter months. We hope this helps you.

Down­load the minigu­ide:

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BC Land Match­ing Pro­gram: gov.bc.ca/gov/con­tent/
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