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Avenue Machinery Bring In Spring Event Kubota Flyer

Spring Event Kubota Flyer Bring your flyer into Avenue Machinery for some great deals! Or stop in and pick one up - sale on now! more »

Apr 15, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Wine, Craft Beer & Spirits Arrive at Farmers’ Markets

Dozens of Farmers' Markets in BC will now allow the sale of locally produced wine, beer and spirits. The big question for producers is, how to get in on this opportunity. more »

Apr 10, 2015 3:03 PM Features

The Forstbauer Family Natural Food Farm was founded in 1977 by Mary (above) and her husband Hans. They were pioneers in the early organic farming

Photo by Ronda Payne

Forstbauer Family Affair

On an overcast March day in Chilliwack, as the sun makes its journey to the west and the light begins to fade, Mary Forstbauer walks and talks about the organic farm she and husband Hans have worked since 1989. more »

Apr 10, 2015 2:36 PM Features

Avenue Machinery Open House 2015

Visit Avenue's Annual Open House Sales Event March 27-28th in Abbotsford April 11th in Vernon 10am to 3pm more »

Mar 24, 2015 1:55 PM Features

Muted Backlit Silhouette of Two Tractors Raking Soil

Terrance Emerson

Tractor Guide 2015

Orchard & Vine Magazines 2015 Tractor Guide. Looking for a New Orchard or Vineyard Tractor. We have the information. more »

Feb 10, 2015 1:37 PM , , , Features

Readers Put Tractors on Trial

Orchard and Vine Magazine readers have a lot of 'pull' with tractor dealers, so when we publish our poll results, dealers and manufacturers listen. more »

Feb 10, 2015 1:22 PM Features

Left to right, Tom Manley, Isabelle Masson (Tom’s wife and customer service manager), and Yannick Manley, (son and plant engineer)

Photo by J Milner

The Business of Farming

Decide Where You Want To Grow… And Then Do It! more »

Feb 10, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Jim Dauster (left) and Douglas Bullock (right) take part in Young Agrarians where new farmers and experienced farmers can connect and share knowledge.

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Potlucks & Rock Stars

They may not seem related, but through potlucks and rock stars, knowledge and land is being shared across the country, thanks to the Young Agrarians. more »

Feb 4, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Muted Backlit Silhouette of Two Tractors Raking Soil

Terrance Emerson

Please take our Tractor Survey

Do you own a tractor? Please take our online Tractor Survey! We want to find out what you look at for our upcoming Tractor Guide. more »

Jan 22, 2015 12:00 AM Features

YOUNG AGRARIANS LAND LINKING WORKSHOP & POTLUCK SOCIAL

Want Land? Got Land? Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? We Want You! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. more »

Jan 15, 2015 10:04 AM Features

Roy Persinko

Kubota MX5800 - Leader of the Pack

​The MX5800 is the perfect tractor for moving pallets, bins, boxes, totes and barrel racks. more »

Jan 5, 2015 5:49 PM Features

Narrow or ​Skinny Tractors + VS Spreaders = Less Time in the Field

The perfect tractor for your use in berry fields, orchards and vineyards, the Kubota M8540 and M7040 are the ones consider. more »

Jan 5, 2015 12:00 AM Features

Gerard's Equipment Holiday Hours

Looking at upgrading your tractor or getting a new RTV? Stop in at Gerard's Equipment and check out your tractor needs before the end of the year. They are open now until December 24. Then back after the holidays on January 5 more »

Dec 23, 2014 12:00 AM Features

Row Mulch Spreaders For All Growers

Whatcom Manufacturing's Mulch Spreaders are specifically engineered for fast, easy and precise mulch application. Whether it's for moisture evaporation, weed control, amendments or enhancing soil tilth, saves time and money. more »

Dec 3, 2014 1:42 PM Features

Young Farmers

Kelsey Rieger grew up on her family farm, Orchard Corners, in Kelowna. It’s a small farm; 15 acres planted mostly in apples and the rest in peaches, pears, plums and blueberries. The senior Riegers, wanting to retire, put the farm up for sale. Of their three children, only Kelsey was interested in taking over.

Young Farmer

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From the Oil-Patch to Wine Maker

Bringing Young Farmers Together

Sara Dent

A family of farmers meet and connect to learn and have fun!

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