BC Cranberries: A Local's View From The Bog
October 29, 2018
BC Cranberries: A Local's View From The Bog Did you know that British Columbia is the fourth largest cranberry producer worldwide based on volume at harvest? In the Vancouver area, I’m surprised to find out that there are farms in Langley, Richmond, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge and Burnaby. We...
Did You Know We Grow Kiwi Fruit?
October 12, 2018
Did you know we grow kiwi fruit? Yes! It’s true! Here in BC – specifically in Abbotsford and on Vancouver Island – you can get locally grown kiwi fruit from October to January. The kiwi fruit originated in China. New Zealanders first imported the fruit in the early twentieth century,...