Agriculture

Buy Local to support growth in the Fraser Valley

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Agriculture

Buy Local to support growth in the Fraser Valley

Media Contacts
Jill Milne
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Agriculture
778 676-4460
Judy Tallas
Backyard Vineyards
604 539-9463
Derrick Smith
Dead Frog Brewery
604 835-2751
Jennifer Lavigne
Driediger Farms
604 888-1685
Lee Murphy
Vista D’Oro Farms Ltd.
604 514-3539
Ken Falk
Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry
604 823-4435
Doug Davidson
Gramma Dees Gourmet Snacks
604 807-9388
Summer Dhillion
Gojoy Berries
604 614 4609
Media Contacts
Jill Milne
Government Communications and Public Engagement
Ministry of Agriculture
778 676-4460
Judy Tallas
Backyard Vineyards
604 539-9463
Derrick Smith
Dead Frog Brewery
604 835-2751
Jennifer Lavigne
Driediger Farms
604 888-1685
Lee Murphy
Vista D’Oro Farms Ltd.
604 514-3539
Ken Falk
Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry
604 823-4435
Doug Davidson
Gramma Dees Gourmet Snacks
604 807-9388
Summer Dhillion
Gojoy Berries
604 614 4609

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

Backyard Vineyards:

$75,000 to increase sales and expand presence in VQA stores, private wine stores and restaurants through print and media advertising, in-store promotions and tradeshow and community events.

Dead Frog Brewery:

$70,000 to increase sales, website views and stock in stores for new products through magazine advertising, giveaways, branded vehicles and a presence at beer festivals and tradeshows.

Driediger Farms:

$56,675 to increase sales by increasing traffic to the farm and market with radio, print and TV advertising.

Vista D’Oro Farms Ltd.:

$34,665 to increase sales and create more customer loyalty by developing new B.C. brand and promoting the new brand in stores, with a new website and marketing materials.

Fraser Valley Specialty Poultry:

$19,300 to increase sales and brand loyalty with marketing and product materials, farm signs, banner stands for markets and upgrading website.

Gramma Dees Gourmet Snacks:

$13,500 to increase exposure of products to grow customer base with in-store demos, tradeshows and create new label showing “Made in B.C.”

Gojoy Berries:

$12,320 to increase sales with in-store demos, social media campaign and farm tours.

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