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About the BC Cherry Association

The BC Cherry Association (BCCA) represents growers, marketers, packers, researchers and industry members. The BCCA sponsors research to grow and deliver top quality cherries to markets around the world. We also work to promote and strengthen marketing opportunities.

OUR RESEARCH

The BCCA supports research projects that help advance the cherry industry. Successful projects on pest control, post harvest handling, breeding, and disease suppression are examples of work done in past.

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OUR MARKETING

The BCCA works with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and the BC Ministry of Agriculture to administer export programs. We also act as the industry body when negotiating market access for new cherry export deals.

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GROWER RESOURCES

The BCCA works with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency and the BC Ministry of Agriculture to administer export programs. We also act as the industry body when negotiating market access for new cherry export deals.

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Our Latest News

BCCA AGM, Reception, and Field Day

Have you registered for the events around the BCCA AGM yet? We have three events for you to sign up for. Registration is mandatory for each event.

  1. AGM, February 23rd, 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. We'll start with the business meeting, then carry on for the balance of the day with speakers you won't want to miss! A buffet lunch...

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BC Fruit Works Job Posting!

Do you or does someone you know have great communication skills and a positive and enthusiastic attitude? Do you have the ability and focus to work from home? Are you excited about our beautiful and productive Okanagan orchards and vineyards, and want to help them succeed? BC Fruit Works is the new collaborative initiative that has united the BCCA with...

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BCCA AGM Feb 23, 2023

Save the date! The BCCA is delighted to announce that we are returning to an all-day in-person AGM event for 2023. Come join us at the Coast Capri Hotel on Thursday, February 23rd for our annual business meeting followed by exciting sessions with two amazing keynote speakers and all the latest information on new export programs, pests and diseases, horticulture,...

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Industry Pruning Demo and Barbeque

It's time to reconnect in a safe environment! Please join us on the evening of February 24, 2022 between 4 and 7 pm for an industry social event. Come enjoy an outdoor fire, tasty food, a refreshing beverage, and good conversation with fellow growers and industry reps. There will be a pruning demonstration and updates on some of the new...

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