Bleuets NB Blueberries (BNBB) is an agency regulated under the NB Natural Product Act. The Agency represents producers cultivating at least two (2) hectares of wild blueberries.
The only members of the Agency are the nine (9) board members elected by eligible producers.
BNBB’s currently has 200 eligible producers. The funding of the Agency is based on a levy per pound.
BNBB’s mandate includes research, promotion, information, training and representation.
Board of Directors
Counties: Charlotte, Saint John, Kings, Queens, Sunbury, York and Carleton
John Ness, BelleIsle Creek
Russell Weir, Pennfield
Ed Goguen, Minto
Counties: Westmorland, Albert, Kent and Northumberland excluding the parish of Alnwick
John Schenkels – Chair, Miramichi
Zack Fisher, Sackville
Brett Reidpath, Bouctouche
Counties: Gloucester, Restigouche, Madawaska and Victoria and the parish of Alnwick in Northumberland county
René Chiasson – Vice Chair and WBANA Board Representative, Caraquet
Roland Losier – Pont Landry