Fruit & Vegetable Magazine

Features Fruit Production
Quebec apple season spared changes to worker program


September 14, 2015
By CBC News

Topics

September 14, 2015, Quebec City, Que. – Quebec apple farmers are back on track after changes to Canada’s Temporary Foreign Worker Program threatened to put their harvest at risk.

Apple farmers were saved at the last minute when Citizenship and Immigration Canada bowed to pressure from the industry and agreed to speed up the visa process for farm workers. READ MORE

Advertisment