CGCN Certification Committee

About CGCN

CGCN's Certification Committee is comprised of members from grape and wine industry stakeholders throughout Canada.

Certification Committee Members

The Committee is chaired by CGCN’s Secretary, Robert Prange, and is comprised of individuals from, nurseries, wineries, research institutions, vineyard managers, Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA), Agriculture and Agri Food Canada (AAFC), as well as the CGCN Board of Directors.

The Committee is currently drafting certification protocols and will recommend standards to the Board in 2018. Interested in becoming certified?

Our Certification Standards

Meetings

The Committee meets bi-monthly to discuss efforts towards the certification process, and provide feedback to the Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's Board of Directors.

From time to time, the Committee is also called upon for an expert opinion based on the specialties of the members.


About The Board

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Contact the CGCN Certification Committee

If you have any suggestions, comments or questions for the committee be sure to let us know.

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From Our Team

  • CGCN certification will make a long-term contribution to the continuous pursuit of excellence of the Canadian wine sector by ensuring that the best quality, disease free propagating material is available to the grape industry.
    Hans Buchler, Chair of CGCN
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Learn more about CGCN Certification, and how you can demonstrate your nursery's commitment to producing quality grapevine materials.

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