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Horticultural Resources

BC Tree Fruit Production Guide
BCMAFF - Pests and Diseases of Tree Fruits
BCMAFF - Tree Fruits
Agricultural Chemical Registration, Labels and Safety Data Sheets (for pdf formats of Canadian registered pesticides by chemical company)

The Virtual Orchard
Kearneysville Tree Fruit Research and Education Center
Fruit Notes - University of Massachusetts
PennState - Fruit Pathology
WSU Cooperative Extension - Tree Fruit

WSU: Tree Fruit Research and Extension Centre - Post Harvest Network

Oregon State University Extension Service: Lynn Long's Sweet Cherry Production website

Oregon State University: Fruit and Nut Orchard Nework for Commercial Growers: Cherries

Organic Production


Country Life
The Good Fruit Grower

Orchard and Vine Magazine


BC Agriculture Council

BC Fruit Growers Association
Okanagan-Kootenay Cherry Growers Association
Tree Fruit Industry Development Fund
BC Tree Fruits Ltd.
Okanagan/Kootenay Sterile Insect Release Program (SIR)

PICO - Okanagan Plant Improvement Corporation
Pacific Agri-Food Research Centre - Summerland
Agriculture Environment Partnership Initiative (AEPI)
Investment Agriculture Foundation Orchard Renovation Program
Certified Organic Associations of British Columbia
International Dwarf Fruit Tree Association (IDFTA)

Other Sites

Safety Issues Regarding Chlorine Disinfectants

Postharvest handling of pome fruits, soft fruits, and grapes - Cherry Diseases

Labour and Employment

Western Agriculture Labour Initiative

BC Agriculture Employment Standards