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The Northwest Cider Association’s (NWCA) fourth annual BC Cider Week dates have been confirmed for April 27-May 6, 2018. This ten-day craft cider celebration offers a wide array of craft cider events and festivities throughout British Columbia. BC more

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Each year Orchard & Vine Magazine does a survey of our readers to find out how the year in fruit and berry farming went. more

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BC’s Minister of Agriculture says the provincial government is willing to look at changes to liquor laws to help grow the emerging craft spirits industry. more

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The Okanagan Packinghouse Fieldman’s Group in collaboration with the BC Fruit Growers Association, Summerland Varieties and Growers Supply will be hosting the BC Tree Fruit Horticultural Symposium. more

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

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Scenic Road Cider Sign

Photo by Gary Symons

A diverse mix of apples and occupations – it all comes together beautifully in award-winning cider and growing innovation. more

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Winetasting CedarCreek

Photo by CedarCreek Estate Winery, cedarcreek.bc.ca

Turning 30 is something to celebrate. So take the time to visit CedarCreek and help them celebrate. On the 30th of each month in 2017, they are offering free tastings at the winery paired with delicious small bites. more

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The 2017 Canadian Culinary Championships is taking place in Kelowna, BC February 3-4, 2017. Strong ticket sales are already surpassing sales from previous years, with 90% of tickets for each event already being sold. more

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An event that fruit growers and industry suppliers look forward to is the BC Tree Fruit Horticultural Symposium, brought to you by the Okanagan Packinghouse Fieldman's Group. more

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Plan to attend a the BC Farmer’s Market Barney Bentall with the Cariboo Express Fundraiser in support of the Nutrition Coupon Program. November 24, Delta Grand, Kelowna. more

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Birthplace of the BC Wine Industry a video from Tourism Kelowna more

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Congratulations to the winners of the recent Fall Okanagan Wine Festival! The official launch of the 36th Annual Fall Okanagan Wine Festival featured a record 624 wine entries from over 90 British Columbia wineries. more

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The launch of Sperling Vineyards in 2009 marks the return of East Kelowna native Ann Sperling to her home turf. One of Canada’s premier winemakers, Sperling’s winemaking career started at Andrés Wines in Port Moody in 1984, after graduating from UBC more

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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

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Farm to Table, locally sourced and handcrafted is the trend for today’s customers, who want local authentic experiences at home or while travelling. more

Innovations

Brenda Dureault has been farming the 26-acre family farm for 15 years. She grows a variety of nut trees for both food and timber as well as paw paw trees, Christmas trees, willows and chickens. more

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Manage weed growth with in cab controlled hydraulic adjustable front sprayer boom to manage those uneven rows, whether its berries, grape plants or around fruit trees. more

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Photo by Kim Elsasser

Kim Elsasser, a celebrated portrait photographer, with many elaborate and extensive accreditations in Canada and International. In Alberta, Kim was a finalist for Photographer of the Year twice, Best Wedding Group portrait and Best Spot News nationa more

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With the farmers’ market season just around the corner, the BC Association of Farmers’ Markets (BCAFM) celebrated the best of B.C. with its third annual Farmers’ Market Awards. The event celebrated those who have made outstanding contributions to B.C more

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With the real estate boom at its height and rentals at a premium, I’m wondering how many of you have thought of selling your home this year or renting out a downstairs suite or cabin on your property to vacationers? more

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