A weekend of farm-focused events to build our local food system. We would like to acknowledge and honour the Sinixt, Ktunaxa, Secwepemc, and Syilx whose traditional lands we live and learn on.
When: Saturday January 13th & Sunday January 14th, 2018
RSVP: Registration Form
Saturday, January 13th
10am-4pm: Community Farm Info Session
Heather Pritchard of FarmFolk CityFolk will facilitate a workshop on what it takes to build a successful community farm.
7pm: Film Screening of “Feeding Ourselves”
Join us for a screening of this documentary, Feeding Ourselves, exploring Kootenay food sovereignty.
Sunday, January 14, 2018
1pm-6pm: Land Linking Workshop
Got land you want farmed? Want land to farm? We Want You! Join us to build community around land access for new and young farmers in the region. We will network, learn about leases, and more!
6pm-8pm: Farmer-Chef-Food Lover Potluck
Please bring a dish to share and tools to eat with!
For more info, please call: 250-837-2920
This event was made possible by Community Connections, The Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia, Columbia Basin Trust, Interior Health, as well as funding provided by the Governments of Canada and British Columbia through Growing Forward 2, a federal-provincial-territorial initiative.