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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Interior Health is issuing a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI) from interested parties who wish to lease portions of this land for the implementation and operation of intensive agriculture in West Kelowna. more »

Aug 18, 2016 12:00 AM News

Indigenous World Winery will host its Official Grand Opening Celebration on July 9th, 2016 from 12 - 5 PM and welcomes all family, neighbours, and friends (new and old) to join them for free tastings, snacks, and featured wines. more »

Jul 7, 2016 11:12 AM Funding and Press Releases

Tired of your nine to five? Ever dreamt of owning your own business? Of course you have. But what kind of business will be profitable? more »

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Funding and Press Releases

Seasonal businesses have a greater financial challenge from those that operate year-round. Specifically, they must generate sufficient “annual” income in a shorter period of time. more »

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Funding and Press Releases

For nearly fifteen years, the name Euro Grapevine Nursery was synonymous in Canada with high-quality virus tested grapevines. Eckhard Kaesekamp chose to immigrate in 1987 from Germany to Ontario. more »

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Funding and Press Releases

In 2016, the Investment Agriculture of BC is celebrating 20 years of helping B.C. farmers and food processors succeed and grow. IAF delivers federal and provincial funding programs to support the development of new products, processes and markets. more »

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Funding and Press Releases

In orchards, ladders are one of the most commonly used pieces of equipment. But they’re also often associated with falls, one of the industry’s leading causes of injury. more »

Jul 1, 2016 12:00 AM Funding and Press Releases

The mid-week event at Vintage’s Wasco, California headquarters attracted guests from many well-known wine, table and raisin grape vineyards across California. more »

Jun 21, 2016 1:25 PM Funding and Press Releases

Join Mann Farms for this amazing annual event timed perfectly with both Fathers Day & the end of the school year to educate kids about all aspects of safety more »

Jun 15, 2016 2:52 PM Funding and Press Releases

Valhalla Helicopters

Photo by Kim Elsasser mpa

Do you want to take your visitors or clients on an over the top experience? Then look at booking a wine or scenic tour in a helicopter! more »

Jun 9, 2016 11:30 AM News

The much anticipated, educational, networking conference and tradeshow is coming soon! The 17th Annual BC Enology & Viticulture Conference is once again held in Penticton on July 18 and 19 . more »

Jun 9, 2016 11:22 AM News

Feast of Fields is a wandering gourmet harvest festival that highlights the connections between farmers and chefs, field and table, and between farm folks and city folks. more »

Jun 9, 2016 11:12 AM News


Government of BC

The B.C. government’s popular seven-year tree fruit replant program will now assist even more growers with an additional $1 million in funding over the duration of the program. more »

Jun 9, 2016 9:14 AM Funding and Press Releases