WBPANS Virtual Winter Information Meeting Friday, March 26, 2021

Monday, March 15, 2021



WBPANS Virtual Winter Information Meeting

Friday, March 26, 2021


This year's Winter Information Meeting will be held via Zoom and will focus on industry programs and supports. We will be hosting some technical sessions in late March and early April, that will focus on research that has happened over the last year. Stay tuned for times and dates!

 Anyone wishing to participate in our Winter Information Meeting, please contact WBPANS office before 10:00 am on March 24, 2021 to register. An email containing the link to the meeting will be sent to those registered. Contact WBPANS office 902-662-3306 or info@nswildblueberries.com



1:00 pm                      Introduction - Peter Swinkels, President, WBPANS


1:10—1:50 pm           WBPANS Update (Industry Outlook, Activities of the

Association) - Peter Burgess,  Executive Director, WBPANS


1:50—2:10 pm           NS Farm Loan Board Update—Jen Thompson, Nova Scotia

Farm Loan Board                                                                                                         

2:10—2:30 pm           Wild Blueberry Crop Insurance for 2021—Bill MacLeod, NS

Crop & Livestock Insurance Commission


2:30 pm -2:50 pm      Available Programs For Nova Scotia Wild Blueberry

Growers— Terry McKay,  NSDA Programs


2:50 pm                      Question & Answer (Feedback and Questions from