Grape Region

Golden Mile Bench, Newly Named Wine Region in the Okanagan

Agriculture Minister Norm Letnick announces the new sub-appellation of the Golden Mile Bench area.

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BC Working on Apple Export Deal with India

Kelowna’s city counsellor Mohini Singh is spearheading the charge to get BC apples into India. Singh, who works as the communications officer for the Ministry of Agriculture, brought up the topic when she was speaking to some tree fruit growers. more »

Jun 9, 2015 1:59 PM News

Clos du Soleil Winery debuts at Canada House Re-opening

The boutique ultra-premium Similkameen Valley-based Clos du Soleil Winery was thrilled to be selected as the sole BC wine sponsor for events surrounding the official reopening of Canada House today by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. more »

Jun 9, 2015 1:49 PM News

Steele Continues to Build on Previous Foundation

The BC Fruit Growers Association 2015 convention and AGM held few surprises. The annual meeting saw the approval of more than 30 resolutions and the election of the 2015 executive, including the re-election of Fred Steele, president. more »

Apr 10, 2015 2:20 PM News

Soilmate a Winner!

It has only been up for 10 months, but Soil Mate, a Kelowna-based website that connects consumers with local food and beverages, has been recognized for the Best Concept in B.C. at the 12th Annual Small Business Awards held in Vancouver in February. more »

Apr 10, 2015 2:13 PM News

'Mystery Wine' a Hit at Culinary Championships

You know you’ve got something special when your wine is chosen to be the Mystery Wine at the People’s Choice Awards at the Canadian Culinary Championships. Held earlier this year at the Kelowna Delta Grand Hotel, more than 400 guests more »

Apr 10, 2015 1:57 PM News


Interior Health is requesting Expressions of Interest from interested parties who wish to lease designated portions of a 3.42 hectare parcel of land zoned A1 Agricultural and CD-8 Comprehensive Development in West Kelowna. more »

Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM News