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News/Media

Salt Spring Island Apple Festival

19th Annual Salt Spring Island Apple Festival Sunday 30 September 2018 Location: Salt Spring Island, B.C. Website: https://saltspringmarket.com/salt-spring-island-event/2017-salt-spring-island-apple-festival/ Starting about 1860, Salt Spring Island was among the first regions in British Columbia to grow apples (supplying Vancouver and the Lower Mainland) and now grows over 500 varieties apples. Help celebrate our ‘fruitful’ beginnings at theRead More

Temporary Foreign Worker Program Review

Employment and Social Development Canada has extended the deadline for commenting on the Primary Agriculture Review of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP). New deadline: September 30, 2018 CHC encourages all stakeholders to share their insight, ideas and experiences on four key themes: 1.Program Eligibility and Structure – Explore the definition of Primary Agriculture andRead More