Employment opportunity with BC Grapegrowers' Association

The BC Grapegrowers’ Association is seeking an outgoing, motivated individual to fill a vacancy as the part-time Administrator/Program Manager. Reporting to the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors, the Administrator/Program Manager is responsible for the overall operation of the BCGA.  Specific responsibilities include fiscal management of the BCGA programs, accounting and...

Fresh market grapes

The grape industry in Okanagan Valley has long history. More on Fresh Market Grapes.


Starling Control Program
First sightings of Starlings in the Okanagan Valley were reported in Oliver in 1945. First nests were discovered in Vernon in 1952. It is believed that starlings became a successful breeding species in the Okanagan sometime between 1952 and 1956.