Feature Articles

Get the scoop on blueberries, from the newest health research through to creative recipes, and tips on use and storage!

Find BC Blueberries

Whether it's fresh, frozen or processed BC blueberries that you're seeking, we can help you find what you're looking for.

 

Jun 14, 2018

This Father's Day, show dad some love

Though Father’s Day is annual, we’ll be the first to tell you that there are ways to show Dad that he’s appreciated every day of the year. While cooking a meal might evoke more thoughts of Mother’s Day than Father’s day, it still goes a long way in showing him just how much you appreciate him. Wheth...
May 10, 2018

Made with love, for the mother you love

Though we’re grateful year-round for all the wonderful moms out there, we still love taking a day to shower her with all the love, gratitude, and happiness that she has given us over the years. Bright flowers, beautiful cards, and thoughtful gifts are perfect ways to let your mom know just how much...
Apr 11, 2018

BC BLUEBERRY COUNCIL REBRANDS ITS POPULAR PRODUCT

Abbotsford, BC – The BC Blueberry Council (BCBC) has just unveiled its new brand— Powered by Nature —with its newly refreshed website at www.bcblueberry.com . Created by Vancouver’s Watershed Communications Group, a full-service advertising and communications firm, the Powered by Nature tagline is a...
Apr 5, 2018

Meet A Grower

Didar Berry Farms – Delta, BC For the Aujlay family, farming is part of their genetic makeup (they are fourth generation) and they couldn’t be happier about it. In 1998, Anand and his wife Harjinder and their two children moved from Winnipeg to Delta. While many of their family members were blueberr...
Mar 29, 2018

Happy Easter: An appetizer for family time

This weekend marks one of our favourite holidays and the kids are excitedly anticipating the Easter Bunny's arrival! Between the egg hunts and chocolate snacking, we’ll be the first to agree that the most important part of this weekend’s festivities will be spending valuable time with your family an...
Mar 20, 2018

March is Nutrition Month: Unlocking the Potential of Food

The BC Blueberry Council salutes the Dietitians of Canada as they suggest that we all Unlock the Potential of Food — the official slogan for Nutrition Month this year. This professional association, which comprises some 6,000 members, is highlighting how food not only nourishes but also fuels active...
Feb 19, 2018

February is Heart & Stroke Awareness Month

According to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, up to 80 per cent of premature heart disease and stroke can be prevented through your life habits — such as eating a healthy diet and being physically active.
Aug 15, 2017

Five Fresh Blueberry Tips!

From picking the best blueberries at the farmers market, through to the easiest ways to freeze them, and easy ideas for eating them every day, we’ve got tips!
Jul 10, 2017

BC Blueberries Are Finally Here!

The 2017 BC blueberry season is underway! With pickers now out in the fields, look for British Columbia-grown blueberries at your local supermarket, produce store, farmers market and farm stand.