Tag Archives: Orchard

SEPT 29-30: UBC FARM – Ecological Farming Short Course

Posted by Moss Dance on September 18, 2017

Ecological Farming

The UBC Farm Workshops Series is pleased to announce our upcoming Ecological Farming Short Course: Sep 29-30. Learn about many aspects of Ecological Farming with seasoned farmers Helen Atthowe and Carl Rosato. Three workshops will be presented as a part of this Ecological Short Course: Orchard Eco-Organic Management with Carl Rosato Managing Ecological Relationships Instead of Crops: Strategies to Blend Food Production and Wild Places with Helen Atthowe and Carl Rosato Feeding the Soil: The Science and Practice of Soil Organic Matter Systems Management with Helen Atthowe Helen Atthowe & Carl Rosato, farmers with a combined 55+ years of  farming experience, are coming  from Oregon … Continue reading SEPT 29-30: UBC FARM – Ecological Farming Short Course

FARM JOB: PENDER ISLAND, BC — Twin Island Cider, Cidery Assistant

Posted by Moss Dance on August 01, 2017

Twin Island Cider

Got farming experience and a passion for making craft cider? This cidery assistant job opportunity at Twin Island Cider may be for you! About Twin Island Cider We are a small, farm-based cidery in our second year of operation. We harvest from old orchards and backyards around Pender Island and press the fruit throughout the fall using a traditional rack and cloth press. Natural fermentation is our speciality, and we work full circle with the seasons: pruning and bottling in the winter, selling through our tasting room and local farmers market in the summer, harvesting and pressing in the fall, … Continue reading FARM JOB: PENDER ISLAND, BC — Twin Island Cider, Cidery Assistant

JOB: Tasting Room Sales Associate, Twisted Hills Craft Cider, Cawston, BC

Posted by Kristen Nammour on February 13, 2016

Twisted Hills Orchard

Job Title: Full Time Tasting Room Sales Associate Establishment: Twisted Hills Craft Cider, Cawston, BC Job Description: We are a up and coming craft cidery seeking friendly, energetic full time help in our tasting room for 5 days per week from June 3 to September 26, 2016. A new team member will be expected to possess strong people skills and present our ciders in a relaxed style all while exceeding customer expectations. Working Hours: 1100am – 530pm Wage: Starting at $12.00/hour. Negotiable upon experience. Roles & Responsibilities: Pouring cider to guests in the tasting room Encouraging the sale of cider Strong People Skills Execution of opening and closing … Continue reading JOB: Tasting Room Sales Associate, Twisted Hills Craft Cider, Cawston, BC