Jind Fruit Co. is still shipping late-season nectarines to retailers in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Osoyoos, British Columbia-based Jind’s Summer Fling nectarines can be found at retailers including Costco, Sobeys, Thrifty Foods, Real Canadian Superstore, No Frills and Extra Foods, according to a company news release.
The shipper’s summer fruit program also includes British Columbia-grown cherries, peaches, apples, plums and other fruit. Now in its second year of existence, Jind ships about 20 million pounds of fruit per season.
Jind focuses on small volumes and frequently experiments with new varieties chosen for quality and flavor.