Gala! Gala apples are medium to small in size with a conical shape and bright orange-red streaks on a golden background. Galas have a mild, sweet flavour and, because of their softer texture, are perfect for apple slices. They are available from late September to June.
Update on the tax credit for food bank donations from farmers: On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, the Food Bank Tax Credit for Farmers was officially launched with all regulations in place. For more detail, please click on this link Food_Bank_Tax_Credit_Guidelines. Follow this link to read one of the many news reports from the official launch at Feed Nova Scotia. As a reminder, this tax credit is retroactive to January 1, 2016. Many of our members already donate to the food bank on a regular basis, and have done so for many years; we encourage everyone to consider helping those who [...]
The 14th Annual Horticulture Nova Scotia/Veseys/Stokes Golf Tournament will be held Thursday, June 22 at Berwick Heights Golf Course. For full information, please check our golf tournament page under the Events tab. To register a team, or as an individual, please click 14th Annual HNS Veseys Stokes Golf registration 2017 For sponsorship and/or donation forms, please click 14th Annual HNS Golf Tournament Sponsorship form 2017. We look forward to seeing you in June!