Uncertainty For B.C. Growers as EU Set to Halt Some Canadian Fruit Imports

August 26, 2019 CHERYL CHAN, Vancouver Sun

B.C. farm growers are facing uncertainty after the European Union’s announcement it will stop importing some Canadian fruits starting Sept. 1.

Government of Canada Announces Funding to Support the Fruit Industry

Canada’s tree fruit industry is large and growing, with apples representing 41.5% of the total marketed production of Canadian fruit in 2017, valued at $224.6 million, and cherries representing a farm gate value of $88.2 million in the same year.