Tag Archives: Enderby

April 23: Enderby, BC – Enderberry Farm Tour & Hoop House Demo

Posted by Emily Jubenvill on April 12, 2017

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Where: Enderberry Farm, 64 Springbend Road, Enderby, BC V0E 1V3 When: 1:00-4:00pm, Sunday April 23rd, 2017 What to bring: A snack to share! Extra shovels, levels, and long measuring tapes would be useful, but are not required. Join us for a tour of our farm, and then a hands on “workbee” to set up a new propagation hoop house. We’ll be able to get the site “level” and square, anchors in, and ribs up. We may or may not have time to get the plastic on.   I’m not an expert, but we just put up a 90ft hoop house.  It is … Continue reading April 23: Enderby, BC – Enderberry Farm Tour & Hoop House Demo

Farm Job: Enderby – Fre-Da-Ro Farm Worker

Posted by Emily Jubenvill on February 15, 2017

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Fre-Da-Ro Farm is a certified organic farm focusing on ethical and natural mean to raise lamb, beef, chicken, turkeys, eggs, and ancient grains for organic markets. The farm is 167 acres and is located on the beautiful Shuswap River in the North Okanagan community of Enderby. Owner Willem Roell has been farming in this location for over 40 years, focusing strongly on organic farming for the last 17 of those years. Willem is a strong advocate for organic farming, agriculture and livestock. He has been instrumental in developing a vision and bringing methods and infrastructure of organic farming to B.C. … Continue reading Farm Job: Enderby – Fre-Da-Ro Farm Worker

Business Mentorship Network – Emily Jubenvill, Enderberry Farm

Posted by Kristen Nammour on May 11, 2016

Business Mentor Robert Hettler and New Farmer Emily Jubenville standing together on Enderberry Farm

Name? Emily Jubenvill, Enderberry Farm Where do you farm? Enderby, BC What do you farm? Mixed veggies, berries, laying hens, and a small heard of dairy goats. What type of business structure is your farm? Currently we are a partnership, but we hope to become a cooperative! What is your land tenure? Are there special relationships that allow for this? We own the land – two couples purchased together last year. How did you seriously get into farming? I worked in community food security and urban farming in the lower mainland for almost ten years and wanted to take the big step … Continue reading Business Mentorship Network – Emily Jubenvill, Enderberry Farm

JOB: West Enderby Farm Employee, Enderby, BC (Position Filled)

Posted by Kristen Nammour on February 27, 2015

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West Enderby Farm is looking for an employee Mid-May to Mid-November 2015! (This position has been filled for the 2015 growing season) We are a certified organic farm located on the edge of the small town of Enderby in the beautiful North Okanagan. We grow mainly carrots, beets, cabbage, and onions for retail and wholesale customers. The farm is owned and managed by Paddy Doherty and Elaine Spearing, both experienced organic growers. We have been steadily establishing this farm since 2011 and now have an opportunity for someone to join us full time, working alongside us and our existing part-time … Continue reading JOB: West Enderby Farm Employee, Enderby, BC (Position Filled)