About the Committee
Tender Fruit Co-Chair:
The Apple and Fruit Committee is comprised of all Canadian Horticultural Council members who produce, pack, ship, and process fruit, as well as representatives from federal and provincial governments.
The Committee meets once a year in March at the Annual General Meeting to address a wide range of business including plant health issues, crop protection tools, markets and trade, research, food safety and other concerns of mutual interest.
The Chair and two Co-Chairs are appointed annually at the Annual General Meeting in March. The Co-Chairs represent important Canadian fruit commodities – blueberries and tender fruit. To contact the Chair or Co-Chairs, call the National Office at: (613) 226-4880 or send an email
The following issues, among others, have occupied the Apple and Fruit Committee this year: