Delta Farm Tours! BC Young Farmers Outing

Posted by Kristen Nammour on February 25, 2015

Cropthorne Farm - Delta Farm Tour

Like innovative farming? Join BCYF for their upcoming DELTA FARM TOURS, which will be held on Saturday, March 7, 2015!

This tour showcases some of the most progressive young farmer operations right in your backyard (and if Delta isn’t in your backyard…we’ll get you there for free).

Come and meet other young farmers from around the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley. There is no cost to attend, but space is limited, so make sure you email info@bcyf.ca to reserve your spot by March 1, 2015.

Travelling from the Valley? They have a bus! Make sure to mention you would like to hop on the bus when you sign up at info@bcyf.ca

THE DETAILS:

Saturday, March 7, 2015

12:00 – 1:00pm: FREE catered lunch and mini-tour of Cropthorne Farm, winner of the BC 2014 Outstanding Young Farmer Award  (4362 Tamboline Road, Delta BC, V4K 3N2)

1:30pm – 2:30pm: Tour of young farmer owned and operated greenhouse facilities at Delta View Farms (3330 41B Street, Delta BC, V4K 3N2)

3:00 – 4:00pm: Coffee Break & tour of NEW state-of-the-art anaerobic Digester at Seabreeze Dairy Farm (4790 112th Street, Delta BC, V4K 3N3)
READ MORE: Delta Dairy Farm Turns Manure into Methane to Power Metro Homes

Seabreeze Farm Anaerobic Digester (Source: The Province)

BUS PICK UP TIMES:

9:30am pick up from University of the Fraser Valley – 5579 Tyson road intersection of Keith Wilson and Tyson roads – main parking lot on the right as you enter. Pay parking in effect.

10:00 pick up from Ministry of Agriculture Offices -1767 Angus Campbell Road (off of Delair Road, north of Highway Number One between the Watcom and Sumas exits)

10:30 pick up at Langley Park and Ride – south of Highway Number One; easy access from west bound Highway Number One or access from 202 Street or 86th Ave.

See you there!
BCYF Board

http://www.bcyf.ca/

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