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FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Glenora Farm Biodynamic Farm Manager

Posted by Moss Dance on July 30, 2018

Glenora Farm - aerial shot

Interested in diversified farming, and community living on Vancouver Island? Glenora Farm is seeking a farm manager immediately for their 97 acre mixed Biodynamic farm. About Glenora Farm Glenora Farm is 97 acre mixed Biodynamic farm on mostly sandy loam soils, consisting of 35 acres of pasture and hay fields, a herd of East Friesen milking sheep, a herd of Dexter beef cattle, a 3 acre intensive mixed vegetable and perennial berry garden, 2 hoophouses, large compost facility, a large herb garden, and an extensive onsite workshop program which adds value to the garden produce through processing agricultural products for … Continue reading FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Glenora Farm Biodynamic Farm Manager

AUG 14: KELOWNA, BC – Summerhill Farm Tour + Potluck

Posted by Moss Dance on July 19, 2016

Summerhill Farm Tour

Date: August 14, 2016, 3:00-9:00PM (farm tour @ 4:00PM, potluck to follow) Address: Summerhill Pyramid Winery, 4870 Chutelake Rd, Kelowna, BC Bring a dish to share! Join Gabe Cipes, Permaculture designer and Biodynamicist with Jade Shaman, master gardener/carpenter for a farm tour of Summerhill Pyramid Winery. This special farm is more than a winery! The farm tour will give you a chance to check out the vineyards, forest gardens, culinary gardens, glass house nursery, Pit house/Kekuli, bees and chickens. The tour starts at 4pm and will be followed by a potluck gathering at the estate house looking over the lake and vineyards. Farm Tour, Potluck, Conversation Gabe has been involved … Continue reading AUG 14: KELOWNA, BC – Summerhill Farm Tour + Potluck

JOB: Field Hand, Shalefield Organic Gardens, Lindell Beach, BC

Posted by Kristen Nammour on February 09, 2016

Birds Eye View of Shalefield Organic Gardens, a biodynamic farm, in Lindell Beach, BC

Shalefield Organic Gardens, a certified organic biodynamic market vegetable farm, is seeking immediately an energetic person to fill a farm hand  position. Experience is not required. We provide the opportunity to actively experience, ask many questions and above all learn about successful small farming. Work will include: bed preparation, weeding by hand or hand tool, transplanting, harvesting, cleaning and sorting vegetables for market and CSA boxes. A typical weekly schedule follows: Monday field work including weeding and transplanting, field prep, setting up irrigation. Tuesday harvest for CSA and farmers market Wednesday finish harvesting for CSA and farmers market, pack CSA … Continue reading JOB: Field Hand, Shalefield Organic Gardens, Lindell Beach, BC