Protect our Farms: Town Hall Meeting on the Agricultural Land Reserve

Posted by Sara Dent on January 28, 2014

The Farmland Protection Coalition and the University of Victoria Environmental Law Centre welcome you to join us for an evening of ideas and action to protect the future of food, farming and the Agricultural Land Reserve:

Tuesday, February 4 @ 7pm

University of Victoria

Hickman Building Rm 105

All Welcome, featuring:

  • Deborah Curran, UVic Faculty of Law and Environmental Law Centre
  • Nicholas Simons, Opposition Critic for Agriculture
  • Nathalie Chambers, Madrona Farm and Farmland Protection Coalition
  • Ryan Windsor, Central Saanich Municipal Councillor and Farmer

The BC government is considering a proposal to erode the Agricultural Land Reserve & Commission – created 40 years ago to protect BC’s finite supply of farmland for food production.

Join farmers, decision makers and other citizens for this important Town Hall meeting to consider strategies for protecting farmland and supporting food systems in BC. We look forward to seeing you. Please share far and wide!FARMLAND PROTECTION COALITION & UVIC ENVIRONMENTAL LAW CENTREFor more information, visit
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