May 2016 Newsletter

The May 2016 Newsletter is now available

05-2016 Newsletter

05-2016 Program Section – Revisions 2016 (CanadaGAP 6 4)

05-2016 Program Section – Costco Addendum V1 0 C 2016 Page 1

05-2016 Self – Assessment checklist V1 0 – 6 5

 

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April 2016 Newsletter

The April 2016 Newsletter is now available

04-2016 Newsletter

04-2016 Grower Phone List

04-2016 OFFS – Program Section – Revisions 2016

04-2016 OFFS – Self Assessment checklist

04-2016 AgriStability

 

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March 2016 Newletter

March 2016 Newsletter is now available

03-2016 Newsletter

03-2016 OFFS (Form L)

03-2016 OFFS (Form I)

03-2016 OFFS (Form H2)

03-2016 OFFS (Form H1)

03-2016 OFFS (CanadaGAP 6.4)

03-2016 SIR Ad

 

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Do you need Assistance re: New Apple/Pear Contract?

NEW APPLE/PEAR CONTRACT INFORMATION & APPLICATION ASSISTANCE If you are in need of Assistance or have unanswered questions, we will be holding New Apple/Pear Contract Information & Application Assistance sessions on the following dates in the following locations: Keremeos Receiving … Continue reading

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Stone Fruit Shipping Contract Policy Clarification

The Policy regarding Stone Fruit Contract change requests has recently been updated and a deadline set for the 2016 Crop.
Growers who wish to change FROM a Shipping Stone Fruit Contract TO a Full Service Stone Fruit Contract in 2016 must put in a formal request ON OR BEFORE April 15, 2016. After this deadline, requests for contract changes will not be accepted for the 2016 crop year.
Implementing this deadline will help the Cooperative better support the 2016 crop and maximize returns for our growers – it will facilitate timely decisions for the purchase of packaging and improve projections used in the preparation of Marketing plans and for making commitments to customer buying programs. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
If you would like an application form, a copy of the Full Service Stone Fruit contract, or more information, please contact Susan Keetley at skeetley@bctree.com or 250-470-4263. More information is also available at this link Changes to Cherries

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February 2016 Newsletter

The February 2016 Newsletter is now available

02-2016 Newsletter

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Changes to Field Service

Field Services have made some staffing changes over the winter. Raj Gill decided to continue his education and will therefore not be coming back to Summerland.
Lindsay Hainstock will take over the Summerland and Naramata areas starting in early March. Lindsay will be known to many of you as she has been a field person since 2003, starting at OSC in Oliver. She holds a BSc in Agriculture from the University of Manitoba and an MSc in Plant Physiology from Dalhousie. Her office will be in Penticton, above Growers Supply and her phone number will be 250 490-1846 (same as Raj last year, and Steve before that).
Lindsay’s position in Oliver and Osoyoos will be filled by Angela Wilson. Angela has been the Agronomist for Growers Supply for the last year. She holds an Ornamental Horticulture Diploma from Olds College, as well as a BSc degree in Agriculture from the University of Alberta. Angela will work out of the Oliver Growers Supply location in Oliver. She may be reached at 250 498-7091 (Lindsay’s old number).
In Kelowna, Molly Thurston is back from maternity leave, with the same growers she had last year.

 

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January 2016 Grower Newsletter is now available

01-2016 Newsletter

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NEW APPLE & PEAR CONTRACTS 2016

All Apple & Pear Contracts will be cancelled by December 31, 2015 – PLEASE APPLY FOR THE NEW CONTRACT EARLY!!

Please click HERE for all the details.

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November 2015 Newsletter is now available

November 2015 Newsletter

11-2015 Growers Supply Holiday Hours

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