BCCGC Member Directory
Please note that the information on the organization name, location, email and website provided in this directory is updated annually by BCCGC with the information provided at the time of membership renewal. It is responsibility of the members to request an update to the remaining information when needed.
|Organization||B.C. Fruit Testers Association|
|Geographical Area:||Vancouver Island|
|For Information Contact:||Gord Baird|
|Meeting Time and Location:|
We meet at the Saanich Fairgrounds, 1524 Stellys Cross Road, Saanichton when required plus AGM in March.
We are a not-for-profit organization of people who share an interest in the science and cultivation of fruit bearing trees, shrubs, vines and plants. The associations objectives are: to further the knowledge of fruit growing and related subjects; to inform and educate the public about the diversity of locally grown fruit; to explore methods of growing a wider diversity of fruits under local soil and climate conditions; to study and preserve heritage varieties; to test and evaluate new species and cultivars.
Winter and summer pruning. Member's spring plant sale and AGM. Summer pruning and workshop. Member's Fall Fruit Tasting event. UBC Apple Festival, Fall Fruit Show.