Opinion

Ranch Musings: No-till pasture rejuvenation and sivopasture trials

Columnist David Zirnhelt is hosting a field day Aug. 29 in Beaver Valley

  • Aug 19, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Log exports and my other errors so far in 2019

Plastic bags, legislature overspending turn out differently

Forestry Ink: Forest tenure changes are occurring throughout the world

Regular columnist Jim Hilton writes about forest tenure and ownership

  • Aug 16, 2019

Hospice and Palliative Care Association thanks community of Quesnel

Thanks to the community’s generosity, the association bought two new, specialized wheelchairs

  • Aug 16, 2019

LETTERS: B.C. Views column downplays urgency of climate change

‘Tom Fletcher should propose real solutions to climate crisis’

  • Aug 13, 2019

Ranch Musings: Heat stress and larger livestock

Regular columnist David Zirnhelt writes about helping cows adapt to climate change

  • Aug 12, 2019
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B.C. VIEWS: Sawmill struggles as NDP boosts northwest log exports

Skeena Sawmills comeback threatened by B.C. government

OPINION: Why do we keep having debates about video-game violence?

The presence of video games in the online habits of perpetrators is one relevant piece of information

  • Aug 10, 2019

OPINION: Why is the B.C. NDP government abandoning pensioners?

Michael Powell is the president of the Canadian Federation of Pensioners

  • Aug 8, 2019

COLUMN: Business owners hand B.C. government another dismal grade, CFIB says

CFIB wants policy makers to take three simple steps in order to improve their grade

  • Aug 6, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Politicians grasp at straws, avoid climate policy reality

It doesn’t matter what parties offer in the fall Canadian election

Ranch Musings: The cost of information

Columnist David Zirnhelt writes about analyzing your soil

  • Aug 4, 2019

Forestry Ink: Dr. Suzanne Simard pioneers work on tree communication

Regular columnist Jim Hilton shares interesting work from the University of British Columbia

  • Aug 3, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Conservative MPs call for action in forestry sector

MPs McLeod, Zimmer, Doherty, Albas and Stubbs sent a letter to a pair of ministers last week

  • Jul 29, 2019

Quesnel’s volunteers deserve so much praise

Lindsay Chung writes about how impressive the Billy Barker Days and Quesnel Rodeo volunteers are

Ranch Musings: Researchers conclude livestock have no detectable effect on climate

Regular columnist David Zirnhelt looks at methane emissions from livestock, climate and soil

  • Jul 25, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: NDP pushes ahead with Crown forest redistribution

This isn’t the time for a radical Indigenous rights agenda

Forestry Ink: Recent government reports should help logging contractors and truck drivers

Columnist Jim Hilton looks at recommendations from a logging contractor sustainability review

  • Jul 20, 2019

Forestry Ink: Implications of reducing stumpage to help companies during poor markets

Columnist Jim Hilton shows how stumpage reductions could have long-term impacts

  • Jul 14, 2019

B.C. VIEWS: Will the NDP lose money selling marijuana?

Government monopoly sounds great, if you work there