Blog Category: South Coast – Lower Mainland

FARM JOB: Vancouver/Ladner, BC – River and Sea Flowers, Farm Crew

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 28, 2022

River and Sea Flowers in Vancouver/Ladner, BC is seeking a Farm Crew member! ABOUT River and Sea Flowers River and Sea Flowers is a small family farm growing certified organic cut flowers on beautiful Westham Island in Delta BC, just 30 km from Vancouver. Established on shared family land in 2016, we grow a huge diversity of flowers on just over an acre, split between the field and a few stationary, rolling and heated hoop houses. Our harvest season goes from April right through to November. We attend farmer’s markets in Vancouver, supply florists and a farm gate stand, run … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vancouver/Ladner, BC – River and Sea Flowers, Farm Crew

JUL 16-17, 2022: Agassiz, BC – Farm Tour at Miellie Meadows

Posted by Fai Hui on June 24, 2022

You’re invited to an outdoor  Farm Tour at Miellie Meadows in Agassiz, B.C.! Miellie Meadows is a certified organic farm that supplies the local community with seasonal fruits, vegetables and specialty Items. The farm itself is situated on Agassiz’s high ground, and has been farmed organically for at least 57 years and counting. The current growing space consists of 7,000 square feet of garden beds, an 800 square foot unheated greenhouse, over 20 mature blueberry bushes, and boasts a 35 tree apple tree orchard from the famed Brae Island Heritage Apple Orchard in Fort Langley. With a sound and stable … Continue reading JUL 16-17, 2022: Agassiz, BC – Farm Tour at Miellie Meadows

FARM JOB: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farm, Agricultural Assistant

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 24, 2022

Stable Harvest Farm in Langley, BC is seeking an Agricultural Assistant! ABOUT Stable Harvest Farm Stable Harvest Farm is a 65 acre social enterprise non-profit farm in Langley, BC. Established in 2020 the farm has had two successful seasons growing fresh organic produce for emergency food relief to those in need. Moving into 2022 the organization will focus on primary/intermediate educational programming hosting thousands of youth in an interactive experiential agricultural tour. We have partnered with BC Agriculture in the Classroom to bring students in for educational experiences. Stable Harvest Farm is looking for hardworking and motivated candidates for the … Continue reading FARM JOB: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farm, Agricultural Assistant

FARM JOB: Vancouver, BC – Farmers on 57th, Urban Farming Assistant & Education Program Officer

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 20, 2022

Farmers on 57th in Vancouver, BC is seeking a Urban Farming Assistant & Education Program Officer! ABOUT Farmers on 57th Farmers on 57th is a therapeutic & educational urban farm on the grounds of George Pearson Centre, a long-term care facility for people with disabilities in Vancouver, BC. For over 10 years, Farmers on 57th has grown into a thriving 70 household CSA (Community Supported Agriculture) market garden, offering courses and tours to the public. We also run a weekly enabling garden program for Pearson residents, allowing those living with disabilities to grow, harvest and enjoy their own-grown food and … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vancouver, BC – Farmers on 57th, Urban Farming Assistant & Education Program Officer

JUL 16, 2022: SURREY, BC – Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 20, 2022

You’re invited to a Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm in Surrey, BC! A Rocha is a christian non-profit focused on caring for the environment through education, conservation science and sustainable agriculture. Their farm is about 2.5 acres with about half of their production in a no-till system (they just switched over this year!). Their primary focus is their CSA with 170 shares, but they also sell at their farm market on site, do a bit of wholesale and restaurant sales, and donate shares/produce to partner agencies through grants and donations. Their team varies quite a bit through … Continue reading JUL 16, 2022: SURREY, BC – Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm

FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Rootdown Organic Farm, Full Time or Part Time Field Crew

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 10, 2022

Rootdown Organic Farm in Pemberton, BC is seeking a Full Time or Part Time Field Crew Member! ABOUT Rootdown Organic Farm Rootdown Farm is certified organic and was established in the fertile Pemberton Valley in 2009, and has been growing a diverse array of mixed vegetables ever since! We grow over 25 varieties of vegetables and culinary herbs for sale on about 7 acres of land. This includes about 1 acre of highly sought after certified seed garlic. Our sales channels are to restaurants, grocery stores, and a roughly 90-100 member CSA Harvest Box program, all in Pemberton and Whistler, … Continue reading FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Rootdown Organic Farm, Full Time or Part Time Field Crew

FARM JOB: Sechelt, BC – Heart and Sol Coastal Farm, Part-Time Farm Associate

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 03, 2022

Heart and Sol Coastal Farm in Sechelt, BC is seeking a Part-Time Farm Associate! ABOUT Heart and Sol Coastal Farm Looking over the Sechelt Inlet on the Sunshine Coast of BC, Heart & Sol Coastal Farm is a place to be inspired. We are Julie & Socrates Carrillo, stewards of the land on this un-ceded territory of the Shíshálh Nation. Together with our two kids we run a small-scale family farm with a vision to create a beautiful space that inspires a connection with nature. Our mission is to get healthy, local, and delicious food in as many households as … Continue reading FARM JOB: Sechelt, BC – Heart and Sol Coastal Farm, Part-Time Farm Associate

LAND OPPORTUNITY: FRUIT TREES – CHILLIWACK, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on June 03, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND 1 acre of this 20 acre ALR property in Chilliwack is available for a fruit grower. There are approx 75 fruit trees on the property. 25 of them are productive apple, pear-apple trees that are well maintained and have plentiful harvest. The remaining are cherry trees that require heavy pruning and care. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The landholder is making the land available for … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: FRUIT TREES – CHILLIWACK, BC

FARM JOB: DELTA, B.C. – Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School, Field & Market Assistant

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 02, 2022

Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School, in Delta, BC, is seeking a Field and Market Staff at KPU Farm Schools! We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated individual to fill the position of Field & Market Assistant at the Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School the 2022 growing season. This position will assist in seasonal field work including harvesting, weeding, animal husbandry, crop maintenance, amongst other field tasks. As an educational farm dedicated to regenerative farming practices and local food systems, we are looking for someone who is passionate about regenerative agriculture, building local food systems and food systems education. The … Continue reading FARM JOB: DELTA, B.C. – Tsawwassen First Nation Farm School, Field & Market Assistant

FARM JOB: Vancouver, B.C. – Sole Food Street Farms, Market Lead

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 26, 2022

Sole Food Street Farms in Vancouver, B.C. is seeking a Market Lead! ABOUT Sole Food Street Farms Sole Food Street Farms is an internationally recognized social enterprise that transforms vacant urban land into street farms. Our mission is to empower individuals with limited resources by providing jobs, agricultural training, and inclusion in a supportive community of farmers and food lovers. With few significant food production farms within the city, Sole Food creates educational opportunities, a place to learn new skills and an opportunity for self-development. In 2020 Sole Food consolidated its farm operations onto a single 3.1-acre site in Vancouver’s … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vancouver, B.C. – Sole Food Street Farms, Market Lead