Public meeting at Glenora Hall to discuss agriculture and food lands

Richard Bullock and Harold Steves will hold a public meeting in Duncan on Thursday, April 28.

  • Apr. 27, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Richard Bullock, the former chairman of the Agricultural Land Commission, and Harold Steves, considered the “father” of the Agricultural Land Reserve, will hold a public meeting in Duncan on Thursday, April 28.

They will be speaking on the present-day challenges that face agriculture and food lands in B.C.

The preservation of agriculture and food-production lands in B.C. is being challenged by urbanization and land development, and both speakers will address the issue.

The event will be held at the Glenora Hall, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Admission is by donation.