Have you ever played the board game called Life? For me growing up, it was my number two game – number one being Monopoly, of course. more »

Jun 9, 2016 10:15 AM Financial

Harvest is a time of change in the agriculture and winery business. Crops are brought in from the field and sold or transformed into a finished product. more »

Dec 2, 2015 12:00 AM Financial

A summary of this year's keynote by Stuart Scott - author of Riding the Tiger, How to Create a Successful Winery During Tough Times and former owner of Camas Prairie Winery, 2007 Idaho Winery of the Year. more »

Jul 7, 2015 12:14 PM Financial

It seems like inventory should be a pretty straight forward issue for accounting and tax purposes. more »

Jun 2, 2015 2:50 PM Financial

Agriculture can be challenging at the best of times. Thankfully, the Income Tax Act does provide some relief to farmers who wish to sell their farm property. more »

Feb 3, 2015 12:00 AM Financial

Your Business through the Bank’s Eyes Prepare Effective Financial Statements to Safeguard your Business. more »

Dec 4, 2014 1:04 PM Financial

Building a winery building on your own property? Make sure you avoid this tax disaster! more »

Oct 1, 2014 1:34 PM Financial

From the US to the UK, throughout Asia and the Middle East, BC agrifoods have been circling the globe in pursuit of new markets, thanks to the BC Agrifoods Export Program. more »

Jun 10, 2014 4:05 PM Financial

Owning and operating a winery requires a significant amount of capital investment. Initial start up costs are substantial, such as establishing vineyards and paying for winery buildings and equipment. more »

Jun 10, 2014 3:43 PM Financial

With the aging baby boomers ‘Succession Planning’ has become a common topic of conversation. Selling the farm is definitely an option; however, often the farm is being transferred within the family to the next generation. more »

Dec 4, 2013 1:47 PM Financial