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Record stone fruit losses forcing Okanagan farms to diversify

April 18, 2024  By Ashley Joannou | The Canadian Press

One of the first indicators of how bountiful a fruit harvest will be in British Columbia comes months before any peaches, apricots or nectarines start fattening on trees.

Like many other farmers, Jennifer Deol of There and Back Again Farms in Kelowna, B.C., cuts off some peach branches and brings them into a warm greenhouse to see how well the buds bloom. | READ MORE


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