To celebrate our centennial year, the Canadian Horticultural Council has changed its name and logo to The Fruit & Vegetable Growers of Canada

 

International Year of Fruits & Vegetables

The UN General Assembly designated 2021 the International Year of Fruit and Vegetables (IYFV).

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Canada's 44th Parliament

On behalf of Canada’s fruit and vegetable growers, CHC would like to congratulate those who were elected to the 44th Parliament.

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Projects and programs

Find out what research projects we are currently managing and what funding opportunities are available.

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International farm workers

Without international farm workers, there would be no Canadian fruit and vegetable production.

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Latest news

Budget 2022 Comes Up Short for Canada’s Fruit and Vegetable Growers

April 8, 2022

Ottawa, April 8, 2022 – Yesterday afternoon, the federal government released its 2022 Budget. Given how extensive the budget document is, it is disappointing to see how little mention there is of support for Canada’s agricultural sector. As we know, food production is not only a key economic driver for our country – which creates…

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Prince Edward Island Table Stock Potato Imports to Resume into The United States

March 25, 2022

The Fruit & Vegetable Growers of Canada (FVGC) is pleased that on March 24 the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) announced that they have determined Prince Edward Island (PEI) potatoes for consumption only, may resume under specified conditions that will pose little risk of introducing potato wart…

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International farm workers campaign

Learn about the important people who come to Canada to work every year. Without them, there would be no Canadian fruit and vegetable production.

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Resources

Fresh Thinking magazine

Our free bilingual print publication features high-level industry perspectives and useful tips for growers. Subscribe today!

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HortShorts monthly newsletter

Our monthly newsletter features a round-up of the latest CHC news. Subscribe today!

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"BC Blueberry growers are extremely thankful for the hard work and support of CHC and everyone that was involved in this push for the BC Blueberry industry.

The government was very receptive to moving the start and end dates for the emergency registration and we were able to cover the majority of our season."

Jason Smith, Chair, BC Blueberry Council

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