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BC Tree Fruits

This will be my last column as the President of the BCFGA. After four years as President, I have seen first hand how much the BCFGA is really involved in the lives of the members and the community as a whole. more

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Fruits and vegetables in the classroom ensure kids have a greater understanding of agriculture and receive better nutrition. more

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BC’s fruit industry has been growing rapidly over the past decade, and the BC Tree Fruits Cooperative is growing with it. The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative has announced plans for a major expansion of the Winfield packinghouse. more

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BC Tree Fruits Cooperative announced a milestone agreement with Vancouver-based Lonetree Cider Co. more

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One farmer in the Okanagan told me he uses my cherry covers to protect his walnuts from the husk fly, and went from 100% loss one year to 0% loss the next! more

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Christy Clarke announces support for the replant program.

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Good news came for BC Fruit Growers at press time; Premier Christy Clark announced a 7-year, $8.4 million Replant Program to assist growers in renewing the production base of the industry. more

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The BC Tree Fruits Cooperative met for the Annual General Meeting on October 30th in Summerland. The AGM is an opportunity for the membership to review the previous season and to elect the Board Directors for the upcoming season. more

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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

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Over the past couple of decades several sectors of the economy had to reinvent themselves to be relevant in the marketplace. more

Fruit Opinions

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Gary Symons

IFTA Conference Delegates Praise BC Growers more

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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

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Compost

William McPhee

Tree roots are important to the overall health of trees and, although proper management of irrigation and soil nutrition are extremely necessary for healthy root systems, it is also important to manage root diseases. more

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BC Tree Fruits is continuing with machinery upgrades and the sale of properties as part of a plan to lower costs, increase efficiency, and get growers the best prices for their fruits. more

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Cutting edge discoveries, people, products and much more! more

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Every year I hear from farmers within the BCFGA who wonder if they are getting good value for the money that goes into BC Tree Fruits. more

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Apple Promotion

Devon Brooks

Making February as the month to celebrate apples might seem more than a little counterintuitive, but it turns out there is a method to BC Tree Fruit’s madness. more

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2012 BCFGA

Devon Brooks

Kirpal Boparai has finally acknowledged the inevitable, giving up his post as president of the BCFGA board amidst a storm of controversy. more

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