Reconciliation Training is Available for BC Farmers

Posted by Michalina Hunter on September 12, 2022

reconciliation training for farmers

Are you a farmer located in BC wondering how to honour the Indigenous lands you steward? kinSHIFT hosts a beautiful online training about cultivating stronger relationships with Indigenous peoples and places, and we’ve received funds to subsidize the cost for BC farmers.

reconciliation training for farmers

About the Training

The workshops are a 4-part series called “Elements of Truth: Before Reconciliation”. The next round’s dates are on Fridays: September 30th, October 7th, 14th, and 21st from 1:00 to 3:30 p.m. PST.

Learn, ask questions, and make mistakes in a safer environment, while building a foundation for engaging meaningfully with Indigenous peoples. An experiential workshop series of 4 x 2.5 hour workshops guided by Indigenous values: reciprocity, inclusion, curiosity, and humility:

  1. Earth: Impacts of Colonization
  2. Air: Expanding Perspectives
  3. Fire: Awareness of Power and Privilege
  4. Water: Shared Responsibilities

We encourage you to attend all four workshops in the series (Earth, Air, Fire and Water) but the series is designed so that you can learn, participate, and contribute to any workshop regardless of whether you are a new or returning participant.

reconciliation training for farmers

How to Register

YA is offering discount codes for 50% to 90% off to B.C. farmers. To get the codes, email Michalina at with your name, farm name, and location. If cost is a barrier, let us know and we will send you a 100% off discount code. At full price, the whole series is about $450.

For every B.C. farmer from our network that participates in a kinSHIFT training, funds will go back into Indigeneyez, an Indigenous youth arts empowerment program!

We hope to see you there.

We are grateful to the Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia for funding this initiative.

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