FRUIT AND VEGETABLE DISPUTE RESOLUTION CORPORATION
Established in 1999, the Fruit and Vegetable Dispute Resolution Corporation (DRC) is a non-profit organization serving the produce trade. It is a collaborative effort between the North American fruit and vegetable sector and the governments of Canada, the United States and Mexico. They work closely with industry associations and governments on behalf of their members to reform legislation, make federal inspections more accessible, develop best practices, and help resolve private commercial disputes.
BRITISH COLUMBIA PRODUCE MARKETING ASSOCIATION
The BC Produce Marketing Association (BCPMA) is an organization involved in the distribution and marketing of fresh fruits and vegetables in British Columbia. They provide a provincial-wide network & communications center for the fresh produce industry.
HALF YOUR PLATE
Half Your Plate is a health initiative launched in 2016 by the Canadian Produce Marketing Association which encourages Canadians to consume more fruits and vegetables. The Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Public Health Association and the Canadian Cancer Society, widely respected for their role in health promotion and disease prevention through healthy eating education, proudly support the Half Your Plate campaign.