Foodland Ontario will have a new “Consumers’ Choice” award for best retail display of produce, as part of its 2019 industry awards program.  Ontarians will be invited to vote beginning this summer.

Bill George, the new chair of the Ontario Fruit & Vegetable Growers’ Association, is a grape grower who understands the competitive pressures in all of horticulture. 

Tony Aspler presents Doug Whitty, of 13th Street Winery, the Tony Aspler Cuvée Award for Excellence Saturday, March 23 in Niagara Falls.

Ontario’s $4.4 billion grape and wine industry celebrated pioneers and mentors as the 2019 season gets underway. The Tony Aspler Cuvée Award of Excellence went to Doug Whitty and the team at 13th Street Winery.