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Don’t Call it a Job Boom, Call it a Livelihood Renaissance

Even though spring officially starts in March, the feverish activity associated with May long weekend always feels like the unofficial end of winter hibernation and beginning of spring in the Creston Valley and on the East Shore of Kootenay Lake. The cherry trees are budding, gardens are ready for planting, and the 76th annual Creston Valley […]


The Food Hub goes Hi-Tech

This March Joel Comer made the trip from Creston to Vancouver with his family to take in the #BCTECH Summit. This two-day event showcased all the latest advances and new directions affecting the BC Technology Sector. With hundreds of ideas on display and dozens of presentations by top industry names, it was a geeks paradise. To read […]


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The Creston Valley Food Hub is a joint project of the Creston Valley Chamber of Commerce, and the Creston Valley Food Action Coalition.

Funding support provided, in part, by the BC Government’s Buy Local Program; delivered by the Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC with funding from the BC Ministry of Agriculture. Funding support also provided, in part, by the Regional District of Central Kootenay.

The BC Ministry of Agriculture is committed to working with industry partners. Opinions expressed in this document are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the BC Ministry of Agriculture or the Investment Agriculture Foundation.