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March 5, 2019

Nutrition spotlight: How choosing local dairy boosts your community and your health

Supporting your local farmers is a holiday tradition everyone can get behind: after all, BC’s farmers produce the food you bring to family feasts this winter (and all year round!).
February 13, 2019

Just in Time for Valentine’s Day: Meet the BC Family Growing Canada’s Local Roses

Supporting your local farmers is a holiday tradition everyone can get behind: after all, BC’s farmers produce the food you bring to family feasts this winter (and all year round!).
January 7, 2019

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Farms in B.C.

Supporting your local farmers is a holiday tradition everyone can get behind: after all, BC’s farmers produce the food you bring to family feasts this winter (and all year round!).
December 18, 2018

Bringing local to your table: your food choices support BC’s farmers

Supporting your local farmers is a holiday tradition everyone can get behind: after all, BC’s farmers produce the food you bring to family feasts this winter (and all year round!).
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 […]