All posts by Lizzy Karp

Are you on the MAP?

Posted by Lizzy Karp on November 20, 2013 1 Comment

Mapping resources for new entrants into sustainable agriculture We are proud to  launch our UMap, an online farmer resource map created for the Young Agrarians community. The first of it’s kind in Canada, the resource map pulls together 13 different search categories of information into one mapping platform with a focus on certified or uncertified organics and farmers in start-up. Located at, the resource map acts as an online hub to connect and engage Young Agrarians by highlighting a diverse array of projects across British Columbia. While the baseline data for the map has been pulled together through research, … Continue reading Are you on the MAP?

Opportunity calls in Armstrong

Posted by Lizzy Karp on October 15, 2013

Our Friend Kathryn Hettler from Pilgrims’ Produce has a lovely apartment and job opportunity she wanted to share with our community. The Apartment: For Rent Nov. 1st New 2 bdrm independent, above ground, suite at organic farm on Eagle Rock Rd near Armstrong. F/S, W/D, microwave. $800/mo includes utilities and wifi. Non-smoking. May only be available for four months, if needed for farm staff next spring. References required. Call Rob or Kathryn at 250-546-3669. The land or job opportunity:  Rob and Kathryn Hettler of Pilgrims’ Produce are looking either for a farm manager for the 2014 season or for a … Continue reading Opportunity calls in Armstrong