Home 2017-08-02T00:54:50+00:00

Farmers Growing a Healthy Future

Farmers Growing a Healthy Future

Horticulture Nova Scotia

Promoting Nova Scotia-grown berries and vegetables.

Connect Socially

facebook-icon Like us on Facebook and keep up to date on the latest information and news relating to Horticulture in your community.

twic Follow us on Twitter for your Horticulture news, produce

Join Our Membership

“What can Horticulture Nova Scotia do for me?” Check out our Member Benefits here or click on the video below:

Quick Resources

Upcoming Events

  1. Scotia Horticultural Congress meeting

    September 21 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
  2. HNS Research Committee Meeting

    October 12 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  3. HNS Board of Directors meeting

    October 18 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Our Posts

  • Tax Credit Update – Food Bank Donations Update on the tax credit for food bank donations from farmers: On Tuesday, December 13, 2016, the Food Bank Tax Credit for Farmers was officially launched with all regulations in place. For more detail, please click on this link Food_Bank_Tax_Credit_Guidelines. Follow this link to read one of the many news reports from the official launch at Feed Nova Scotia. As a reminder, this tax credit is retroactive to January 1, 2016. Many of our members already donate to the food bank on a regular basis, and have done so for many years; we encourage everyone to consider helping those who otherwise may not have enough to eat!  
  • 2017 HNS/Veseys/Stokes Golf Tournament A huge thank you to all the golfers who attended the 14th Annual Horticulture Nova Scotia/Veseys/Stokes Golf Tournament, and a special thank you to all the sponsors, volunteers, and Berwick Heights Golf Course.  It was an amazing day full of laughs and sunshine! 
  • Freggie’s Website Freggie, our beloved mascot has his own website for learning and exploring.  Check it out at http://www.freggietales.ca/