WE’RE HIRING! LAND MATCHER – VANCOUVER ISLAND, B.C.

Posted by Darcy Smith on May 20, 2022

Four sheep with text We're hiring! B.C. Land Matching Program

Young Agrarians is hiring a Land Matcher for the Vancouver Islands & Gulf Islands region of B.C. Location: Vancouver Island Deadline for Applications: Monday, June 13, 2022 at 12pm PST. This position will start when we find the right candidate.  Do you thrive working with people from diverse walks of life? Are you a networker and connector? If you’ve got that magic matchmaker quality – equal parts people skills, passion for local food systems, and computer-savvy project manager – we’d love to hear from you.  The Land Matcher role requires an individual who is process-oriented, has excellent communication and project … Continue reading WE’RE HIRING! LAND MATCHER – VANCOUVER ISLAND, B.C.

We’re Hiring! Communications Coordinator

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 24, 2022

Young Agrarians is hiring a Communications Coordinator! Location: British Columbia Application Deadline: 5pm, Monday, June 13, 2022 ABOUT YOUNG AGRARIANS Young Agrarians (YA) is an educational resource network for new and young ecological farmers in Canada. YA recognizes the Indigenous lands and territories that we work on and alongside. YA is committed to providing programs and services that are inclusive and available to farmers and friends of diverse backgrounds. Since 2012, the YA network is volunteer-driven, with farmers across the country organizing on-farm events and building community to create spaces for knowledge sharing and growth. YA began as a seed … Continue reading We’re Hiring! Communications Coordinator

FARM JOB: Drayton Valley, AB – High Country Shepherding Inc, Shepherd

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 24, 2022

High Country Shepherding Inc in Drayton Valley, Alberta is seeking a Shepherd! ABOUT High Country Shepherding Inc We are a grazing contract operating in the heart of crown land cut blocks, about an hour south west of Drayton Valley. We run 1500-1700 head of sheep on unfenced forestry cut blocks, with the aim to reduce competitive vegetation. We use herding dogs and a team of shepherds to keep the sheep together and systematically graze the areas prescribed to us. At night the sheep return to camp and are penned in Electronet in camp. The camp is an off grid camp … Continue reading FARM JOB: Drayton Valley, AB – High Country Shepherding Inc, Shepherd

FARM JOB: VICTORIA, BC – Lifecycles, Fruit Tree Care Specialist

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 20, 2022

Lifecycles, in Victoria, BC is seeking a Fruit Tree Care Specialist! ABOUT THIS OPPORTUNITY: LifeCycles is a charitable society working to cultivate community health by connecting people with the food they eat and the land it comes from. We support the region in growing, accessing and eating local food in ways that foster biodiversity and enhance our urban environment. Since 2018 LifeCycles has offered a specialized Fruit Tree Care Service to help local tree owners better take care of their little piece of Greater Victoria’s urban orchard. Our specialty is Restoration Pruning, which is a multi-step process to rejuvenate old … Continue reading FARM JOB: VICTORIA, BC – Lifecycles, Fruit Tree Care Specialist