BC Tree Fruit

By all accounts, the provincial tree fruit replant program is proving to be a resounding success in 2018, its fifth year of operation in BC. more


Honourable Lana Popham

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Agriculture Minister Lana Popham says her ears are wide open when it comes to revamping the agriculture industry in BC. Popham spent two days in meetings with Okanagan tree fruit growers in March. more


Another year is making its way to the exit, a time when the harvest is done and we reflect on what was and wasn’t accomplished. In this case it is the last column I will write as the President of the BCFGA. more


As a grower/packer you go to great lengths to produce and harvest the best possible produce you can, and the best way to ensure your customers will get orchard fresh quality out of the box is to grade and pack your fruit with the utmost care. more


Sun-Rype Products Ltd. is celebrating its 70th anniversary. more


Ambrosia apples were quite easy to grow and had a good yield. They hung nicely on the tree and required very little pruning in the winter. In the summer, the natural spacing of the tree allowed for the summer light to colour them up nicely. more