Blog Category: South Coast – Lower Mainland

VANCOUVER, BC: 2022 UBC Farm Practicum Now Accepting Applications

Posted by Seth Friedman on October 13, 2021 2 Comments

The 2022 UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture is now accepting applications! The UBC Farm Practicum can be taken as either a six-month (April – October), or as a four-month (April – August), experiential-learning program.  The program is part-time (20 hours per week), and is designed for aspiring farmers, urban gardeners, environmental educators, and students with an interest in applying their learning about sustainable agriculture and food systems. The program is often taken as a non-credit Certificate program; however, 6-9 academic credits are available for interested students. Participants gain a deeper understanding of agricultural management and small-scale farming, and a … Continue reading VANCOUVER, BC: 2022 UBC Farm Practicum Now Accepting Applications

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 to 30 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – SQUAMISH, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 13, 2021

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 to 30 acres of this 160 acre property in Squamish are available for lease. Smaller (1 acre) or larger plots are available to farmers from the surrounding community. The land may be divided into parcels to accommodate multiple farmers focused on sustainable growing methods (without pesticides). There is a small barn and farm office on the property. There is access to well … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 to 30 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – SQUAMISH, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 – 7 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – LANGLEY, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 10, 2021

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 5 – 7 acres of this 10 acre property in Langley is available for lease. The land is slightly sloped (but relatively even grade) and well drained. The land was previously hayed. There is access to well water and electricity. With a gravel driveway, there is easy access. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The owners live on the property and would like to see the … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 – 7 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – LANGLEY, BC

SEPT 26, 2021: AGASSIZ, BC – Land Social at Abundance Community Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on September 10, 2021

Land Social at Abundance Sep 26-01

You’re invited to a socially-distanced outdoor Land Social at Abundance Community Farm in Agassiz, B.C.! If you’re curious about what land matching and sharing is all about – or just want to check out what your local farmers are up to – join us for the event.  Abundance Community Farm is a novel experiment in collective farming and community building. Their mission is to create a community culture around creative expression, meaningful connection, and sustainable food production. The farm is owned by an individual, but is cooperatively managed by a collective of 4 additional core residents and various summer residents. … Continue reading SEPT 26, 2021: AGASSIZ, BC – Land Social at Abundance Community Farm

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1-2 ACRES FARMLAND WITH SUITE – LANGLEY, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 08, 2021

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 1-2 acres of this 3 acre property in South Langley is available for lease. The land is flat and has access to well water and electricity. The landowner grows vegetables and raises chickens. There is a small poly-tunnel on land. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The owners home is on the land and there is a 550 sq. ft self-contained basement suite available to rent. … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1-2 ACRES FARMLAND WITH SUITE – LANGLEY, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 4 ACRES FLAT FARMLAND – LANGLEY, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 08, 2021 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 4 acres of this 5 acre property, conveniently located in Langley, are available for lease. The land is flat and has access to municipal water and electricity. The owner plans to drill a well on the property. The land will be fully (chain linked) fenced in. With good soil, the land is suitable for greenhouse, mixed vegetable, garlic or fruit production. The land … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 4 ACRES FLAT FARMLAND – LANGLEY, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 ACRES FARMLAND WITH FRAMES FOR POLY-TUNNELS – CHILLIWACK, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 08, 2021

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 5 acres of this 6 acre property in Chilliwack are available for lease. There are three rows of 35′ (W) x 180′ (L) hoop frames that can be used to set up poly-tunnels.  The land is flat and suitable for growing garlic, vegetables or other crops.  ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The owner lives on the land and would like to see environmentally sustainable methods … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 ACRES FARMLAND WITH FRAMES FOR POLY-TUNNELS – CHILLIWACK, BC

SEPT 19, 2021: TSAWWASSEN, BC – Land Social at Salt & Harrow Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on August 20, 2021

You’re invited to a socially-distanced outdoor Land Social at Salt & Harrow Farm in Tsawwassen, B.C.! If you’re curious about what land matching and sharing is all about – or just want to check out what your local farmers are up to – join us for the event.  Be inspired and learn about the incredible farming that can be done on a community farm! Salt & Harrow Farm is a certified organic vegetable farm with ten acres devoted to growing over 50 varieties of vegetables, legumes, fruits, and herbs. In partnership with Young Agrarians, training and mentoring for the next … Continue reading SEPT 19, 2021: TSAWWASSEN, BC – Land Social at Salt & Harrow Farm

FARM JOB: Vancouver, BC – AVA Technologies Inc., Plant Data Collection Assistant

Posted by Michalina Hunter on August 13, 2021

AVA Technologies Inc. in Vancouver, BC is seeking a Plant Data Collection Assistant! ABOUT AVA Technologies Inc. Who Are We? AVA Technologies Inc. is a consumer brand passionate about helping reconnect the world back to their food. We invented AVA Byte, the world’s smartest indoor garden, designed for connected consumers who want to unlock their green thumbs. We are a young company looking to grow our AVA Family – are you ready to grow? Our Why: At AVA, we believe the world needs to grow more plants to appreciate nature and decrease their footprints. Our Mission: Empower anyone, anywhere to … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vancouver, BC – AVA Technologies Inc., Plant Data Collection Assistant

FARM JOBS: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farm, Field Hands

Posted by Michalina Hunter on August 10, 2021

Stable Harvest Farm in Langley, British Columbia is seeking Field Hands! ABOUT Stable Harvest Farm Stable Harvest Farm has all the infrastructure of a modern small farm operation. Large wash pack station, Kubota tractor, BCS tractor, flame weeder, paperpot transplanter, high tunnels etc. The focus is on multi harvest space efficient crops and successive planting for continual supply. Stable Harvest Farm is a charitable operation servicing the Langley and Surrey food banks, as well as other communities in need, with high quality fresh organically-produced vegetables. Stable Harvest farms is a 5 acre market garden sitting on a 65 acre land … Continue reading FARM JOBS: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farm, Field Hands