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The Cider Press is a quarterly publication of the British Columbia Fruit Testers Association. It is printed in February, May, August and November. Subscription is included with the BCFTA annual membership fee of $20 for individuals or families.

The following listings for the four most recent issues provide examples of the content that would be available to you should you decide to join the BCFTA (we have issues dating back to August 2005 in the members' area)

Volume 35, Issue 3, Summer 2022

  • Apple Flavour 2
  • B.T.K
  • Apple ID Story
  • Mission Statement
  • Thoughts on Blackberries
  • How to Plant a Tree
  • Who’s Who

Volume 35, Issue 2, Spring 2022

  • 2021 Financials and AGM Notice
  • Changes to the Online Forum
  • Bagging Thoughts
  • Apple ID Story
  • A Monster in Disguise
  • Soil Amendments
  • Lymantria (Gypsy) Moth
  • To Extend a Few Thank Yous
  • Who’s Who

Volume 35, Issue 1, Winter 2022

  • Spring Sale Poster
  • SVC Scionwood
  • Broken Branches
  • Thinning for Better Fruit
  • Apple Pollination
  • Hands Off Pruning Demo
  • Mission Statement
  • Who’s Who

Volume 34, Issue 4, Fall 2021

  • Island Fall Events
  • Mainland Fall Events
  • Meet Marilyn McNamara
  • Three Pests to Watch for
  • About the Order Forms
  • Ordering and Order Forms
  • Rootstock and Plant Descriptions
  • Composting
  • BCFTA Who's Who
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