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BC Fruit Growers

For the past few years, we have been spreading the positive message about the tree fruit industry and its resurgence. more

May 30, 2017 12:00 AM Fruit Opinions

At the recent AGM of the BCFGA Fred Steele was declared president and Pinder Dhaliwal vice-president for another term. more

Feb 6, 2017 12:00 AM News

Each year Orchard and Vine connects with B.C. fruit and berry growers and their associations to determine how the season went. It’s an important review in that it delivers information not only about seasonal activities but also struggles and triumphs more

Nov 24, 2016 3:30 PM Articles

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

Jul 7, 2016 10:44 AM Innovations

Inside you will read about new blueberry products and trade opportunities. We feature wine makers who are going back to age old techniques from using terracotta vessels to making mead from honey. As well as timely advice on removing smoke taint . more

Oct 9, 2015 12:00 AM Magazine

The contest is part of the BCAFM’s celebration of Farmers Appreciation Week (September 12 to 19), an annual event highlighting the important contributions that local food and farmers make to our lives. more

Sep 24, 2015 10:52 AM News

Good news for BC Fruit Growers, BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutrition Program, Buy Local, Water Sustainability, and will benefit from 2015/2016 BC Budget. more

Feb 17, 2015 12:00 AM News

What has been your greatest challenge in 2014? more

Dec 16, 2014 12:00 AM Articles

The Lower Mainland Horticultural Improvement Association organizes the Annual Growers’ Short Course. 2015 is the 57th annual event.Don't miss out on your chance to register. Details below... more

Nov 21, 2014 12:00 AM News

Good news for fruit growers! Premier Christy Clark announced today in Kelowna a 7 year, $8.4 million Replant Program to assist growers in renewing the production base of the industry. more

Nov 21, 2014 12:00 AM Articles

First Time Article on; BC Bud and BC Fruit Growers. Also, BC Fruit Wineries, BC ALR Review, Which Tractor to Buy; Tractor Guide and New Emissions, BCFGA Wants Budget Boost for Agriculture, Agri-Tourism, Vista D'Oro Winery. more

Feb 14, 2014 12:00 AM Magazine

Hail Damage

BCFGA

President Jeet Dukhia says support for farmers has declined since mid-1990s; wants insurance reintroduced for market collapse. more

Dec 19, 2013 4:44 PM News

Jeet Dukhia congrats

Devon Brooks

Nov 27, 2013 12:00 AM News

Seeds of Discontent for BCFGA

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BC Fruit Grower's Association calls on federal government for moratorium on approval for Canada's first genetically modified apple. more

Nov 22, 2013 12:00 AM News

The dreaded Townsend Vole

The Delta Farmland and Wildlife Trust

Pilot study revealed at Pacific Agriculture Show last year results in full five-year program investigating impact of Townsend Vole on berry crops. more

Nov 6, 2013 9:00 AM News

BC Tree Fruits

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The framework of the seven-year agreement was agreed upon on Oct. 3rd between BC Tree Fruits Cooperative and Union UFCW Local 247 more

Oct 11, 2013 12:00 AM News

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