• Pacific Ag Show

    Pacific Agricultural Show 2018

    The Pacific Agricultural Show is an opportunity to learn and network with industry leaders and suppliers from horticulture to livestock. more

  • Islands Ag Show

    Islands Agriculture Show 2018

    Agricultural trade show and conference serving the farm and food community on Vancouver Island, Coast and Gulf Islands. more

  • Apple

    BC Tree Fruit Horticultural Symposium 2018

    The Okanagan Packinghouse Fieldman's Group in collaboration with the BC Fruit Growers Association, Summerland Varieties and Growers Supply will host this event. more

  • Apples Summerland

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    BC Apples Take Top Spots

    BC apples captured several of the top spots at this year’s National Apple Competition at the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (RAWF) held in Toronto, Ontario. more

  • #CanadianWineForAll

    Canada's Supreme Court to Hear from Small BC Wineries

    Five small BC wineries have been granted permission to bring their concerns to the Supreme Court of Canada in the interprovincial shipping of liquor case R. v. Comeau. The Supreme Court will hear the case in early December 2017. more

  • BC Tree Fruits

    New Directors Elected for BC Tree Fruits Cooperative

    The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative membership met for their Annual General Meeting on October 25th in Peachland. The AGM is an opportunity for the membership, 219 voting members who attended this year, to review the previous season and to elect the Board more

  • Wild Fire

    BC Ag Minister Lana Popham Announces Wildfire Relief

    The worst wildfires in BC’s history are over, but the damage they wreaked is still affecting farmers' lives and livelihoods. The BC and Canadian governments say they are acting to help ranchers and farmers affected by the devastating 2017 wildfires. more

  • Minister of Agriculture

    Plant Health Lab Marks Half-Century of Research in BC

    The Ministry of Agriculture’s Plant Health Laboratory is celebrating 50 years of performing state-of-the-art plant health diagnostics and surveillance of plant health in British Columbia. more

  • Carl Villeneuve-Lepage

    Photo by Scott Little

    Villeneuve-LePage Named As Canada's Best Sommelier

    After an intensive two-day competition alongside Canada's top sommeliers, Carl Villeneuve-Lepage, sommelier, Restaurant Toqué!, Montreal, Quebec, has been named the Best Sommelier of Canada. more

  • Black Hills Estate Winery

    Photo courtesy of Black Hills Estate Winery

    Andrew Peller Limited to Acquire Three British Columbia Wineries

    Andrew Peller Limited announced that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire 100% of Black Hills Estate Winery and Gray Monk Estate Winery and has entered into a letter of intent to acquire 100% of Tinhorn Creek Vineyards. more

  • Blueberry

    New Blueberry Enzyme Drink

    Blueberries are so hot in Asia right now that Lohas Farm in Richmond can’t grow them fast enough to meet the demand. more

  • Irrigation

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    Apply to License Your Well Before 2018

    The new Water Sustainability Act was enforced on February 26, 2016 and under the new rules all non-domestic groundwater wells need to be licensed. Only single-family households using groundwater for domestic use are exempt from licensing. more

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    Nominate a Wine Industry Leader

    Do you know someone who has demonstrated outstanding leadership, commitment and passion for the advancement of the Canadian wine industry? more

  • Agsafe

    Sun & Heat Stress Safety for B.C.’s Agriculture Workers

    There are over 24,000 people employed in British Columbia’s agriculture industry and sun and heat exposure are workplace hazards for many of them. more

  • Lana Popham

    New Minister of Agriculture

    The BC Fruit Growers’ Association (BCFGA) welcomes the appointment of Lana Popham as Minister of Agriculture more