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

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 25, 2022

Stable Harvest Farm in Langley, BC is seeking an Agriculture 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 upcoming 2022 season. If you are interested in regenerative agriculture, ecosystem restoration, environmental education and getting your hands dirty, this may be the position for you! In addition to these ongoing projects, we also partner with multiple charities: Backpack Buddies, KidSafe, FoodStash, Cathedral Church, Sources Food Bank, Richmond Food Bank, Talmud Torah School, Chabad Richmond etc.

Farm Projects:

  • Regenerative agriculture – cover cropping, nutrient cycling, minimal tillage, composting
  • Conservation – fallow land, wildlife corridors, removing invasives
  • Pollinator corridors – we have 40 beehives on site!
  • Wetland rehabilitation – creating habitat for seasonal migratory birds
  • Horticulture – native plants, edible flowers, tree planting
  • Seed Saving – legumes, drying beans, drying corn, quinoa, sunflower, wheat
  • Chickens – a flock of heritage breeds
  • Organic food production – educational demonstration garden, greenhouse growing
  • In addition to these ongoing projects, staff will have access to educational sessions related to topics of interest in sustainable agriculture. By working at Stable Harvest, you will be an important part of educating and bringing awareness to future generations.


  • Be self-motivated, flexible, willing to take initiative, work well independently and in a team environment, have a positive attitude
  • Strong work ethic, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Physical and mental endurance (repetitive tasks, standing, kneeling, bending, some heavy lifting up to 20kg)
  • Enjoy working outside in all kinds of weather
  • Proven ability in working effectively with co-workers and/ or volunteers
  • Efficient, reliable, consistent, and punctual
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong interest in sustainable farming and/or food security.


This season will be working with our partner on hosting school visits at our farm.

  • Spring jobs include prepping beds, setting up irrigation, transplanting, weeding, site maintenance, etc.
  • Late spring and early summer are on harvesting, packing, and processing. Succession planting for a continual supply. Greenhouse trellising and pruning.
  • Fall and the end of the season is the final harvest push of storage crops. Cover cropping. Farm clean-up, and ground prep for the 2023 season.


Term: Early May until Late October

Hours per week: 40

Wage: $18/hour


Please submit your resume and cover letter to

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LEARN MORE ABOUT Stable Harvest Farm

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