Tag Archives: Farm Jobs

FARM JOB: Farm Hand(s) at Manna Farm – Cowichan Valley, BC

Posted by Moss Dance on March 06, 2017

Manna Farm

About Manna Farm Manna Farm is located in the Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, providing a year round, full diet, free choice CSA (Community Shared Agriculture) program. We currently produce organic vegetables, fruit, seeds, nuts, grains, beans, eggs, meat birds (chicken and turkey), and Big Leaf maple syrup. We hope to include organic mushrooms, pork, and grass-fed beef and dairy in the near future. We believe each component of our farm contributes to each other and aim for a closed circle operation.  We grow for our CSA members, our local Farmers’ Market and for select local grocers and restaurants. Owned … Continue reading FARM JOB: Farm Hand(s) at Manna Farm – Cowichan Valley, BC

FARM JOB: Agassiz, BC – Farm Projects Coordinator, Earthwise Society

Posted by Moss Dance on February 15, 2017 1 Comment

Earthwise Society

Earthwise Society has been a not for profit leader in community-based environmental education for over 30 years. The Society operates a demonstration garden of sustainable landscape practices and organic food production in South Delta. Recently, Earthwise initiated the establishment of a new destination resource located in Agassiz, BC. We have an exciting opportunity for an energetic and articulate individual who is passionate about making a personal contribution to sustainability at the Agassiz site. Reporting to the Executive Director in South Delta, the Farm Projects Coordinator will carry out on-site activities for the development, operation, and maintenance of the Earthwise Farm … Continue reading FARM JOB: Agassiz, BC – Farm Projects Coordinator, Earthwise Society

FARM JOB: Earth Apple Farm, Part Time Harvester, Abbotsford

Posted by Moss Dance on May 31, 2016

Farm Jobs Earth Apple Farm

About Earth Apple Farm Earth Apple is located at Glen Valley Organic Farm Coop, which is close to the town of Fort Langley, but just inside the border of Abbotsford right beside the Fraser River. The farm is surrounded by river, forest, pasture, fields and is lush with life- wild, cultivated and edible! Earth Apple Farm is Hiring! If you are looking to hone your skills in farming, but only can spare a couple days a week, this job is for you. We are looking for a hard-working, part-time harvester to hire mid-June through the summer and into fall. This … Continue reading FARM JOB: Earth Apple Farm, Part Time Harvester, Abbotsford

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Farm Management Services – Farmlands Trust Society, Stanch – CLOSED

Posted by Moss Dance on May 16, 2016

Farm Job Farmlands Trust Victoria

Overview Established in 2008, the Farmlands Trust (Greater Victoria) Society [FLT Society] is a charitable not-for- profit society interested in preserving farmland and protecting local food security in Greater Victoria. The FLT Society’s mission is to enhance farming capacity in the Greater Victoria area by protecting local farmland, protecting eco-sensitive and culturally special areas, producing food for those in need, providing relevant educational opportunities, promoting the economic viability of farmland, and providing community access and public awareness programs. Through our work, the FLT Society liaises with a diverse community: Greater Victoria farming community; First Nations communities in Greater Victoria; Government … Continue reading REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: Farm Management Services – Farmlands Trust Society, Stanch – CLOSED

JOB: Yasodhara Ashram, Kootenay Bay, BC – Land & Resource Steward

Posted by Moss Dance on May 10, 2016

Farm Job Yasodhara Ashram

About Yasodhara Ashram: Yasodhara Ashram is yoga retreat and study centre, supporting the potential of transformation and offering yoga programs year round. Stewarding 115 acres of land that include lightly managed forests and more intensive gardens and grounds, the Ashram is a vibrant and beautiful place of retreat and seclusion. Located on the edge of Kootenay Lake, we are proud to be part of our East Shore community, understand what it means to belong to a thriving community and find ways to collaborate across sectors. We are a model for environmental responsibility and provide tours of energy efficient buildings and … Continue reading JOB: Yasodhara Ashram, Kootenay Bay, BC – Land & Resource Steward

FARM JOB: Farm Technician, Persephone Brewing Company, Gibsons, BC

Posted by Moss Dance on April 15, 2016

Farm job persephone brewing company

Care about agriculture, empowering the community, good beer and a solid work life balance including things like biking, hiking, ocean sports, and well… good beer?! If so, then read on. Persephone Brewing Co is hiring a farm technician to run our increasingly diverse 11-acre farm. We are located in Gibsons BC on the Sunshine Coast (a short ferry ride from Vancouver.) Primarily a beer (read: hop) farm, we are constantly diversifying as we seek ways to make the farm more independent and able to support more jobs in the community for the partners we work with such as the Sunshine … Continue reading FARM JOB: Farm Technician, Persephone Brewing Company, Gibsons, BC

JOB: Heritage Farm Coordinator, The Grist Mill & Gardens, Keremeos, BC

Posted by Moss Dance on March 31, 2016

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The Grist Mill and Gardens at Keremeos is a twelve acre provincial historic site that features spectacular heritage gardens (both ornamental and vegetable), fascinating heritage buildings and the only working waterwheel-powered flour mill in Western Canada. We also have a small restaurant, gift shop and campground and host a large number of special events through the season. Heritage agriculture plays a very important role on site, both for the interesting and unusual heritage varieties we collect, grow and research as well our unique opportunity to educate through public access to our gardens and the many markets for our primary and … Continue reading JOB: Heritage Farm Coordinator, The Grist Mill & Gardens, Keremeos, BC

JOB: Grower / Lead Farm Hand, Grow & Gather, Maple Ridge, BC

Posted by Kristen Nammour on February 09, 2016

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POSITION: Grower / Lead Farm Hand ABOUT: Grow & Gather is a farmstead garden shop tending a full compliment of culinary, floral, landscape, native and aquatic plants, plus an array of pond supplies. The company grows its own supply of hanging baskets and a selection of ornamental plants for its retail operation, as well as pumpkins for autumn sales, and a limited supply of market vegetables to sell at farm gate. A flock of chickens has been added for egg production. The 4-acre farmstead is owner-operated, and presently has a small and highly dedicated team that is well known in the community for service, … Continue reading JOB: Grower / Lead Farm Hand, Grow & Gather, Maple Ridge, BC