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Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Posted Jun 15th, 2019 in CGCN Press Release

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announced $2.3 million in funding for the Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's clean plant protocol through AgriAssurance.

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British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape

British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape

Posted May 29th, 2020 in News Articles

British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape. Original article from The Globe and Mail.

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British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape

British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape

Posted May 29th, 2020

British Columbia is auditioning pinot noir as its signature grape. Original article from The Globe and Mail.

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Fast transmission of grapevine 'Pinot gris' virus (GPGV) in vineyard

Fast transmission of grapevine 'Pinot gris' virus (GPGV) in vineyard

Posted May 28th, 2020

Fast transmission of grapevine 'Pinot gris' virus (GPGV) in vineyard

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Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Government of Canada invests in long-term growth of wine and grape industry

Posted Jun 15th, 2019

The Honourable David Lametti, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada announced $2.3 million in funding for the Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's clean plant protocol through AgriAssurance.

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Brock’s CCOVI partners with industry to produce certified clean grapevines

Brock’s CCOVI partners with industry to produce certified clean grapevines

Posted Jun 19th, 2019

Brock University’s Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) has partnered with the grape and wine industry to produce certified, clean grapevines.

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Government of Canada invests $80 million in the Centre for Plant Health

Government of Canada invests $80 million in the Centre for Plant Health

Posted Oct 19th, 2018

The Honourable Lawrence MacAulay, Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, announced an investment of $80 million to replace the Centre for Plant Health in Sidney, B.C.

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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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