Farmers invited to information session

There will be a meeting today on the Growing Forward agriculture policy agreement and changes to the AgriStability

North Okanagan farmers have an opportunity to learn about senior government programs available to them.

An information session on the new Growing Forward agriculture policy agreement and changes to the AgriStability and AgriInvest programs is being held Feb. 27.

The meeting is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. at the Ramada Hotel, 2170 Harvey Ave. in Kelowna.

The meeting will focus on how AgriStability and AgriInvest can work for farmers, deadline reminders and common mistakes when filling out forms.

For information about the meeting or the programs, go to www.agf.gov.bc.ca/agristability or call 1-877-343-2767.

Growing Forward is a federal/provincial initiative.