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LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 acres of open land in Cooper Creek

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 15, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The land is located in Cooper Creek, at the north end of Kootenay Lake, about 1.5 hours drive from Nelson. There is no cell service in the area but wifi is available. The land is partially zoned ALR, with a good well for water and standpipes for agriculture. The land was previously used as a mill location, though no contaminants remain since operations ceased in the 1990s. The … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 acres of open land in Cooper Creek

Land Matching in the Kootenays: The Story of Zero Fox Tree Crops

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 11, 2022

Krista and Brian are participants in the B.C. Land Matching Program, which provides land matching and business support services to new farmers looking for land to farm, as well as landholders interested in finding someone to farm their land. Visit the B.C. Land Matching Program page to learn more about the program and to find a Young Agrarians Land Matcher in your region. In 2019, I had the opportunity to meet Krista and Brian early on in the B.C. Land Matching Program’s work in the Kootenays. To start on their journey of growing and selling bare root nursery plants and seeds, the … Continue reading Land Matching in the Kootenays: The Story of Zero Fox Tree Crops

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 30 acres of open land in the woods of Argenta

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 10, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The land is located in Argenta, a rural community located at the north end of Kootenay Lake, just under two hours drive from Nelson. The land is situated on a gentle south-west facing slope and offers excellent soil and stunning views of the lake, river and mountains. The property has been partially logged and cleared of trees in some areas, totalling around 30-40 acres of potentially cultivable … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 30 acres of open land in the woods of Argenta

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 flat, unfenced acres in Creston

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 07, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The landholders of this opportunity in the Creston Valley are looking for the right farmer/s to use their land for a market garden or hay/forage. The property currently is currently used for hay production. The property is located between Creston and Wynndel, just off the highway. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The land can accommodate a market garden though water capacity is limited so choosing the right crops and … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 flat, unfenced acres in Creston

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 4 acres of pasture in Wycliffe

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 06, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The land is located in Wycliffe, a small community located between Kimberley and Cranbrook in the East Kootenay region. The land is flat, sunny and fenced for livestock. The property is zoned non-ALR. The land available is 4 acres, while the property totals 7 acres in size and offers a well, though use would be limited. There is cell service available in the area and the property … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 4 acres of pasture in Wycliffe

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 3 acres of flat, cultivable land in Fort Steele

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 06, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The land is located in Fort Steele, a small community located 16 km northeast of Cranbrook in the East Kootenay region. The land is flat and sunny, unfenced, with good water retention. The property is zoned ALR and totals 14 acres in size and offers a well for irrigation. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY This is an opportunity for someone interested in vegetable or flower production or a nursery. … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 3 acres of flat, cultivable land in Fort Steele

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 acre for market garden, bees or chickens near Nelson

Posted by Hailey Troock on January 05, 2022

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The property is accessible in 5 minutes from downtown Nelson, towards Castlegar, just off Highway 3A. The land is surrounded by trees in an unzoned neighbourhood of Blewitt. The portion of the land available for farming is currently unfenced. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The landholder of this opportunity just outside of Nelson is looking for the right farmer/s to share their land with. There is an acre of … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 acre for market garden, bees or chickens near Nelson

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Regenerative Farm Coop in Fort St. John, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on October 28, 2021

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND New farm co-operative in beautiful Fort St John, the Peace River region of BC, currently running cattle, harvesting forages and grain, is looking to expand in a coop setting! Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm (PPRF) is an operating 2,000 + acre ranch that is looking to integrate other farming folks and agriculture businesses. Small livestock, agritourism, and market gardening are just a few ideas of farm businesses that would … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Regenerative Farm Coop in Fort St. John, BC

B.C. LAND FORUM NOV 8-25, 2021 – ONLINE

Posted by Darcy Smith on October 20, 2021 2 Comments

2021 Land Forum graphic Nov 8-25 - Online

CALLING ALL FARMERS AND LANDHOLDERS Our second annual LAND FORUM is here! We were thrilled to see so many of you in the community this summer at our on-farm Land Socials. The B.C. Land Matching Program team is super excited to welcome you back to learn together and take a deeper dive into information and interactive sessions about land sharing and starting a farm business. The Land Forum is accessible online so that we can reach you wherever you live and have Internet access. We can’t wait to share knowledge and online space with you all! WHEN: November 8 – … Continue reading B.C. LAND FORUM NOV 8-25, 2021 – ONLINE

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Shared garden and forest in Vallican

Posted by Hailey Troock on September 21, 2021

We have more land opportunities than what is listed here! Get in touch with a Land Matcher at land@youngagrarians.org to access our full land inventory and B.C. Land Matching Program support in your region. ABOUT THE LAND The landholders of this opportunity in the Slocan Valley, in Vallican, are looking for the right farmer/s to share their land with. There is a small fenced area for market garden and lots of wooded area for small livestock grazing, foraging and mushroom cultivation. The landholders currently reside on-site with their family in the main residence. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The land can accommodate a small market garden, … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Shared garden and forest in Vallican