Building Tomorrow Fund Fresh Pack Project

The Building Tomorrow Fund was a three year $930,000.00 project, funded by the Nova Scotia Department of Agriculture and administered by WBPANS to promote and explore the expansion of fresh, fresh frozen and value-added wild blueberry business opportunities. The reports listed below explore various aspects of value-added production that could be challenging for farm businesses. It is hoped these research reports will help new and existing businesses, who are looking to diversify their operations, a way to reduce risk and expand their revenue streams by marketing fresh and fresh frozen wild blueberries.

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Love wild blueberry juice, but looking for that extra flavour? Try Wild Blueberry and Tart Cherry 100% Pure Juice from Pei Juice works.Tart cherries offer a delicious balance to the natural sweet essence of wild blueberries! Try this unique blend before a workout to help reduce inflammation ... See MoreSee Less
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It might be winter, but who doesn't like to have a summer treat every once and a while? 🤩 ☀️Would you rather enjoy your wild blueberries as ice cream or popsicles?Let us know in the comments! ... See MoreSee Less
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Okay, so you bought wild blueberries - now how do you store them?Fresh wild blueberries are available during the harvest in August & September, but they're sold frozen year-round in most supermarkets.- Fresh wild blueberries will keep on average one week if refrigerated - do not wash until ready to use, because wet berries spoil more quickly - frozen wild blueberries can keep up to two years. ... See MoreSee Less
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Spinach Blueberry SaladBy: @tasteofhome Dressing Ingredients:1/4 cup raspberry vinegar2 tsp Dijon mustard1 tsp sugar1/2 tsp salt1/2 cup olive oilSalad Ingredients :12 cups fresh baby spinach (about 10 ounces)1 cup fresh blueberries1 cup (4 ounces) crumbled blue cheese1/2 cup chopped pecans, toasted1. Mix the first four ingredients; gradually whisk in oil until blended. In a large bowl, combine salad ingredients; toss with dressing.2. Enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less
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We know that we are in the middle of winter..... but this has to be one of our favourite views!Racking up all the beautiful wild blueberries for everyone. ... See MoreSee Less
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