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

CHC Statement on Potato Wart

November 23, 2021

November 23, 2021 – Potato Wart (PW), a regulated quarantine pest, has been detected since 2000 in fields in Prince Edward Island (PEI). New detections in two commercial potato fields that were already under regulation due to association with earlier investigations were identified in October 2021.It should be noted that while the disease impacts potatoes,…

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Joint Statement from North America’s Fresh Produce Industry on Supply Chain Disruptions

November 4, 2021

November 4, 2021 – On behalf of North America’s fresh produce industry, national and regional associations have released a joint statement calling for urgent government action to address significant ongoing supply chain disruptionsimpacting our food systems, economies, and ultimately individuals and families across the continent and worldwide.  Produce challenges are amplified by the perishable nature…

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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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