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November 30, 2018

Home-grown goodness: Ambrosia producer Madeleine van Roechoudt talks farming, family, and how to enjoy the best apples in BC

Chances are good that you’ve tried and loved a BC Ambrosia apple: they’re crisp, juicy, low acid and give a […]
October 27, 2018

Vibrant Harvest: How BC’s Fall Cranberry Harvest Delivers Year-Round Goodness

It’s an astonishing seasonal sight: every fall, BC’s cranberry fields are flooded for harvest, turning the low-lying fields a breathtaking […]
October 3, 2018

BC’s Golden Crop: How Canola Promotes Sustainable Farming Practices

Think those golden fields of canola only grow on Canada’s prairies? Think again: according to Stats Canada, canola has the […]
September 5, 2018

Dig deep: get to know BC’s potatoes!

They’re nutritious, packed with flavour, and come in a rainbow of colours like red, orange, gold, white and deep blue. […]
July 24, 2018

Surprising (and sweet!) facts about BC cherries

It’s the start of a golden season for BC-grown tree fruits: from June to late fall, you can find a […]
June 25, 2018

Berry sweet: here’s how to enjoy BC’s best berries, locally

Looking for a sweet summer adventure? Start small: BC’s berries might be bite-sized, but they pack a powerful sweetness that’s […]
June 7, 2018

Women in Ag: a chat with fourth-generation BC farmer Alexis Warmerdam

Did you know that BC has the highest proportion of female farmers in Canada?
April 25, 2018

Sip local: April is #BCWineMonth!

Each year, BC’s wineries welcome over 1 million visitors – so what are you waiting for?
July 25, 2017

BC’s best ice cream: discover our local ice cream and gelato artisans, according to you!

How do you decide what makes a local ice cream parlour your personal favourite?