Blog Category: South Coast – Lower Mainland

FARM JOB: Ladner, BC – Crescent Island Farms, Assistant Farm Manager

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 26, 2023

Crescent Island Farms in Ladner, BC is seeking an Assistant Farm Manager! ABOUT Crescent Island Farms Originally a dairy farm located in Delta, Crescent Island Farms is now host to a small mixed vegetable farm, hops, and a flock of sheep. Located just 25 km outside of Vancouver, our farm is a great option for someone living in the city who wants to escape and work outside with their hands. This past season we cultivated ⅓ of an acre to market garden, 5+ acres to hops, and tended to a small flock of sheep on pasture. We are located across … Continue reading FARM JOB: Ladner, BC – Crescent Island Farms, Assistant Farm Manager

LAND & LEARNING OPPORTUNITY: SMALL SCALE MIXED GREENS PRODUCTION – AGASSIZ, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on January 24, 2023

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 Located on Pioneer Road in Agassiz, this established 1 acre farm has prepared beds that have been solarised (to eliminate weeds) and are ready to grow. Equipment, infrastructure and irrigation are available. This farm specialises in growing mixed greens for salad and garlic. The landholder has developed the processes and systems that enable efficient production of a high quality crop. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY This … Continue reading LAND & LEARNING OPPORTUNITY: SMALL SCALE MIXED GREENS PRODUCTION – AGASSIZ, BC

FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 18, 2023

Nutrient Dense Farm in Squamish, BC is seeking a Farm Crew! ABOUT Nutrient Dense Farm Our small scale farm is located in the heart of the beautiful Upper Squamish Valley about 25 minutes out side of Squamish. Both our plots are surrounded by stunning mountain ranges, with creeks and rivers within a 5 minute walk. We currently farm two plots of leased land, one at the Queen of Peace Monastery and our home plot still in the early development phase of its farming evolution. We have 5 acres of land under vegetable & fruit production and 40 acres we hay … Continue reading FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

FILLED – FARM JOB: Sechelt, B.C. – Rubys Run Urban Farms, Farm Worker

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 17, 2023

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board ————————————————————————————————————————- Ruby’s Run Urban Farms in Sechelt, B.C. is seeking a Farm Worker! ABOUT Rubys Run Urban Farms Ruby’s Run is an Urban Farm right in the middle of downtown Sechelt, on BC’s beautiful Sunshine Coast. Our philosophy is summed up in six words –“Real Food, Real Flowers, Real Close!” Our farm is a bio-diverse, organically managed, inner city, land reclamation project that transformed an overgrown city utilities corridor, into a beautiful and abundant source of fresh local food and specialty flowers. The farm has … Continue reading FILLED – FARM JOB: Sechelt, B.C. – Rubys Run Urban Farms, Farm Worker

FARM JOB: Aldergrove, B.C – Glorious Organics Co-operative farm, Field Farm Crew & Assistant Farm Manager

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 17, 2023

Glorious Organics Co-operative farm in Aldergrove, B.C is seeking a Field Farm Crew & Assistant Farm Manager! ABOUT Glorious Organics Co-operative farm Glorious Organics is a 3.5-acre, certified organic and salmon-safe farm in Aldergrove, BC. We are cooperatively owned and situated on the 20-acre Fraser Common Farm Co-op (FCFC), a housing cooperative where many of the Glorious Organics farmers live, along with individuals and families not directly connected to daily farm operations. We are honoured to be able to live, grow, and work on the unceded traditional and ancestral lands of the Kwantlen First Nation. Glorious Organics is one of … Continue reading FARM JOB: Aldergrove, B.C – Glorious Organics Co-operative farm, Field Farm Crew & Assistant Farm Manager

Land Opportunity: 1/4 acre Market garden in Abbotsford

Posted by Fai Hui on January 13, 2023 2 Comments

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 This farm-within-a-farm is 0.25 acres of market garden space tucked away on a successful pastured poultry farm. There are established beds that have been cultivated with mixed vegetable crops in previous years, as well as a 20×20 greenhouse for planting and storage. The area is set up with an irrigation system, and the soil is healthy and nutrient-rich. There is a shared cold storage space that would be made … Continue reading Land Opportunity: 1/4 acre Market garden in Abbotsford

FARM JOBS: PEMBERTON, B.C. – Ice Cap Organics, Field Crew

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 12, 2023

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Ice Cap Organics in Pemberton, BC is hiring a Field Crew for the 2023 season! About Ice Cap Organics We grow over 50 vegetable varieties in the field and in a few greenhouses, and have added strawberries and fresh cut flowers on 5 acres. We use a rainflo implement attached to our John Deere 5055E for making raised beds with landscape fabric for transplants and for direct seeded crops we cultivate with an Allis Chalmers belly mounted cultivator and hand tools.  We sell our vegetables at the West End Vancouver Market on Saturdays and through a local Harvest Box Program throughout … Continue reading FARM JOBS: PEMBERTON, B.C. – Ice Cap Organics, Field Crew

FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Laughing Crow Organics, Summer Field Crew

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 12, 2023

Laughing Crow Organics in Pemberton, BC is seeking a Summer Field Crew! ABOUT Laughing Crow Organics Laughing Crow Organics is located on the Traditional and Unceded territory of the Statmic and Lil’wat Nations in the beautiful Pemberton Valley in BC. The farm operates on 15 acres of leased land owned by our friends, the Millers, who own The Beer Farmers &  Across The Creek Organics. We started migrating to this property from our smaller site in 2018. We grow vegetables and flowers on this land for our 200 + member CSA Vegetable Box Delivery Program, Farm Stand, and Farmers’ Markets.  … Continue reading FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Laughing Crow Organics, Summer Field Crew

FARM JOB: PEMBERTON, BC – PLENTY WILD FARMS, FARM CREW

Posted by Alyssa Belter on January 12, 2023

Are you looking to get started in farming or hone your existing skills on an experienced & organized organic vegetable farm? Plenty Wild Farms in Pemberton, BC is looking for two folks to be part of our Farm Crew for the 2023 season & beyond. Come join our team! ABOUT PLENTY WILD FARMS We are a small, certified organic farm dedicated to growing top-quality produce for our local communities. 2023 will be our 11th year in operation and we plan to grow 50+ different types of vegetables on ~3.5 acres. These veggies will be sold through our online store, farm … Continue reading FARM JOB: PEMBERTON, BC – PLENTY WILD FARMS, FARM CREW

FARM JOB: Gibsons, BC – Grounded Acres Organic Farm, Farm Workers (3 positions)

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 09, 2023

Grounded Acres Organic Farm in Gibsons, BC is seeking three Farm Workers! ABOUT Grounded Acres Organic Farm Grounded Acres Organic Farm is a small-scale, mixed produce and livestock farm currently growing 2 acres on unceded Sḵwx̱wú7mesh territory in Gibsons, on the Sunshine Coast of BC. Our farm family includes 100 laying hens, over 50 varieties of vegetables and fruit, resident ravens, and a dynamic ecosystem from trees to soil microbes who are tending this land alongside us. We sell through a weekly farmers’ market, farm stand, box program, and wholesale. We are a queer-run farm established in 2021 with values … Continue reading FARM JOB: Gibsons, BC – Grounded Acres Organic Farm, Farm Workers (3 positions)