After tasting 550 wines and 26 varietals, it all came down to Wild Goose Vineyards and Winery as the Best Wine of the Year in the Okanagan. more

May 24, 2017 11:49 AM News

Avenue Machinery Corp. opened its doors in 1947 in Mission, B.C. specializing in the sale and service of Massey Ferguson farm tractors. By 1968 - Avenue moved to their current location in Abbotsford. more

Mar 30, 2017 2:06 PM News

Harry McWatter

Photo by Michael Botner

Wine industry icon Harry McWatters marked another milestone in his storied career, being awarded the 12th annual Spirited Industry Professional Award. more

Mar 30, 2017 1:32 PM News

Join the Young Farmers for a tour of 2 Okanagan locations and refreshments in Lake Country. more

Oct 28, 2016 2:46 PM Articles

The BCGA is seeking an outgoing, motivated individual to fill a vacancy as the part-time Administrator/Program Manager of the organization. more

Oct 19, 2016 1:59 PM News

Modern farmers in BC know there's a lot more to agriculture than just growing crops. Today's farmers are also entrepreneurs who seek out markets, invest in new products or technology, and investigate new ways of earning revenue. more

Jun 9, 2016 12:14 PM Articles

It comes as no surprise that Jennifer Schell wrote this sumptuous book celebrating cuisine from British Columbia’s West Coast and its creators. more

Feb 12, 2016 12:00 AM News

Flexcube's first Canadian agent, Cal Craik. more

Dec 17, 2015 2:56 PM News

Quality tree removal and full cleanup, by professional arborist serving the Okanagan. more

Jun 17, 2015 4:56 PM Articles 1 Comments

Our ever popular Innovation Edition coming out in July. Advertise or subscribe you won't want to miss it! more

Jun 3, 2015 12:00 AM Innovations

For most of us, January’s record snowfall was the most snow we’d ever seen in the Okanagan. Not for Fred Steele. “We’ve had significant snow fall like this before, I can remember the winter of 1949/50." more

Jan 28, 2015 12:35 PM Articles


Orchard and Vine Magazine measured the pulse with a survey; conversations with key personalities; reports from the BC Wine Institute and other sources; and with an attentive ear on twitter and #BCWineChat. The results are in . . . more

Dec 11, 2014 12:00 AM Articles

Summerhill Values the Environmental Farm Plan more

Dec 4, 2014 1:29 PM News

As the end of the year approaches, some of those contracts that are an important part of your business operations may be coming up for renewal. more

Dec 4, 2014 1:12 PM Legal

Your Business through the Bank’s Eyes Prepare Effective Financial Statements to Safeguard your Business. more

Dec 4, 2014 1:04 PM Financial

Congratulations to Darcy Nybo our own Orchard & Vine writer for publishing a great new childrens' book. The Great Grape Adventure Okanagan highlights things to do and see from Enderby to Osoyoos. more

Dec 4, 2014 12:31 PM News

Pouring at Garagiste

Jennifer Schell

You’ve heard the term, but it’s hard to find a place to try their wine. The name garagiste (GAR-aH-jeest ) comes from France and describes winemakers who do things a little differently, those who take risks and make small case lots. more

Dec 4, 2014 11:55 AM Articles

Remo and Kristen Trovato put the squeeze on their customers and created a win/win situation for everyone involved with more

May 8, 2014 12:00 AM Articles