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Proposed Re-evaluation Decision PRVD2016-02-Methomyl (Lannate)

As part of its regular proceedings the CHC Crop Protection Advisory Committee (CPAC) represents Canadian horticultural growers on submissions to the PMRA relative to re-evaluation decisions.  A ...Read More


CHC 2016 Annual General Meeting a Success

The 2016 CHC Annual General Meeting was a great success providing members an opportunity to learn and work together to build a plan for CHC and Canadian horticulture for the upcoming year.  It was also an excellent opportunity to connect with Members of Parliament and government officials to build a relationship between Canada's produce sector and our government.

Read more about the AGM and the 22 resolutions that were addressed for 2016.

About CHC

The Canadian Horticultural Council (CHC) is a voluntary, not-for-profit, national association which represents the dynamic and diverse sector of Canadian agriculture known as horticulture.

The CHC's members grow, produce and pack more than 120 fruit and vegetable horticultural crops. The CHC has been committed to promoting the interests of its members since 1922.



The CHC has an unwavering commitment to advance the growth and economic viability of horticulture by encouraging cooperation and understanding to build national consensus on key issues, so as to deliver unified and clear representation to governments and other national and international parties.


The CHC has a clear mandate to be a strong and active presence in the nation's capital on behalf of the horticultural sector by bringing issues to the attention of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, and to other federal and provincial ministers and departments, as directed by membership.