Agriculture

Buy local in Delta to support local companies

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Agriculture

Buy local in Delta to support local companies

Media Contacts
Jill Milne
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Agriculture
778 676-4460
BCfresh
Brian Faulkner
604 952-3232
Gordon Food Services
Maria Dalziel
604 862-4709
Stacey Venables
BC Salmon Marketing Council
604 603-7547
Windset Farms
Maki Mukai
604 952-2792
Media Contacts
Jill Milne
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Agriculture
778 676-4460
BCfresh
Brian Faulkner
604 952-3232
Gordon Food Services
Maria Dalziel
604 862-4709
Stacey Venables
BC Salmon Marketing Council
604 603-7547
Windset Farms
Maki Mukai
604 952-2792

Backgrounders

The following projects have received funding from the B.C. government’s Buy Local program.

BCfresh:

$69,573.70 to increase sales by encouraging British Columbians to fill half their plates with veggies with promotional materials and radio, website and social media campaigns.

Gordon Food Services:

$55,202.04 to expand offerings of B.C. grown and made products by increasing the quantities purchased from current suppliers to encourage buying new products; “From Farm to Fork” promotion and event to increase overall sales.

BC Salmon Marketing Council:

$51,913.00 to increase sales with “Share your Recipe – Share the Bounty” ad campaign, attending tradeshows and producing a wild B.C. salmon recipe book.

Windset Farms:

$13,918.50 to increase revenue with in-store demos, website updates and advertising.

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