Better Earth Gardens and Tropicals - Cultivating a Family Business

May 2nd, 2019
Harnessing ten years of greenhouse experience in Manning, AB, the Walisser family takes advantage of…

Kelowna Free Graze Lamb - Young Farmers Look to the Future

April 15th, 2019
“It isn’t a conventional model of farming,” says Morin, “particularly in this area where there are…

Stewart Brothers Nurseries...Still growing since 1911

March 12th, 2019
When two brothers. Avtar and Kal Jhaj, immigrated from India in the early and late 70s and started…

Beyond the Startline with Lynda Brown, Founder of Curatio

July 31st, 2018
GUEST POST FROM ACCELERATE OKANAGAN In this series, we look at local entrepreneurs with growth-stage…

Okanagan Businesses Look to Europe for Export Opportunities

March 15th, 2018
When considering export opportunities, Okanagan companies often look south or east. While…

Techstars Community Pilot Project

February 23rd, 2018
Corie Griffiths, Director of the Central Okanagan Development Commision, shares her thoughts on the…

4th Generation Farmer on a Mission to Grow the "Best Peaches Ever"

December 14th, 2017
From hosting school tours to community volunteering, the culture at Paynter’s Fruit Market is based…

Aerospace sector in the Central Okanagan can lead the way in economic growth

November 23rd, 2017
The Central Okanagan is home to a growing segment of well-established and emerging aerospace…

Sustainable Practices Benefit Farmers & Community

November 3rd, 2017
“Ultimately I want to be able to produce the highest quality of nuts available using sustainable…