The Grower Calling – the official podcast channel for The Grower is pleased to release its eighth-podcast episode with guest Dave VanSegbrook to get a behind the scenes perspective based on our December cover story called “Brussels sprouts: a vegetable crop competing in a global marketplace”.

Ron Lemaire (L) and Wayne Easter, House Finance Committee Chair, at the 2018 pre-budget consultations, Ottawa.

Lobbying efforts have moved the discussion forward on the Seasonal Agricultural Worker Program and the Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act-like deemed trust in Canada.

Windset Farms, Delta, British Columbia

A carbon monoxide accident at Windset Farms’ greenhouse sent 42 employees to hospitals in the Lower Mainland, British Columbia on December 9.  All were discharged from hospital as of the following day.

Supreme Court of Canada hears from interveners during rare two-day hearing which ended December 7.  Five small BC wineries had their day in court.