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FILLED – FARM JOB: Calgary, AB – YYC Growers and Distributors, PRODUCE DISTRIBUTION DRIVER & MARKET HOST

Posted by Michalina Hunter on December 17, 2021

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board YYC Growers and Distributors in Calgary, Alberta is seeking a Produce Distribution Driver & Market Host! ABOUT YYC Growers and Distributors YYC Growers is a producer owned distribution cooperative. We provide our fresh, nutrient-dense produce directly from local farms to customers through a weekly subscription service, as well as operating an online store and physical farmers markets. We offer home delivery and have ~19 pickup locations throughout the Calgary metropolitan area in addition to Airdrie, Langdon and Cochrane. YYC Growers and Distributors’ purpose is to … Continue reading FILLED – FARM JOB: Calgary, AB – YYC Growers and Distributors, PRODUCE DISTRIBUTION DRIVER & MARKET HOST

How To Start Farming In Alberta

Posted by Michelle Lam on September 03, 2021 2 Comments

How to start farming in Alberta

A starter kit for those wondering how to start farming in Alberta. Young Agrarians (YA) is a farmer to farmer educational resource network for new and young ecological, organic and regenerative farmers in Canada. Read more about us here.  Young Agrarians recognizes the unresolved Indigenous land title and rights in the diverse territories in what is today called Canada. As we live and work in the context of and in response to a colonial system of laws and policies, it is important to acknowledge the historical and ongoing impact of agriculture and land enclosure on Indigenous lands and food systems. In … Continue reading How To Start Farming In Alberta