Tag Archives: BC

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.

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden in Fort Nelson, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Does a market garden in Northern BC align with your farming goals? Available is a 4.42 acre farm complete with established gardens in Fort Nelson – a community in northeast British Columbia within the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality. The community has a year-round weekly farmers market. The farm consists of a lot of open lawn, and a lot of forested yard. Gardens ready to be planted include approximate … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden in Fort Nelson, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm outside Quesnel, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Located roughly 45 minutes outside the town of Quesnel is a 5 acre farm with housing, established garden space and greenhouse, as well as set up for small scale livestock production. The landowner has grown food for personal consumption and raised sheep, hogs and poultry on the property. Some fencing requires repair/new wire strung but the posts are in place. The home available on the property requires some … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm outside Quesnel, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm near Boston Bar, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Located outside Boston Bar in North Bend, this 5 acre farm in prime agriculture area of the Fraser Canyon welcomes new farmers and their agriculture business venture! Just 3 hours from the city of Vancouver allows for a variety of different market channel opportunities for your business farming in this region. Historically a guest ranch this farm is ready for new farmers to operate their agriculture business. An … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm near Boston Bar, BC

We’re Hiring! Young Agrarians U-MAP Data Entry Assistant – West Van / Sunshine Coast / Sea to Sky, BC

Posted by Melaina Patenaude on May 02, 2022

Young Agrarians is seeking a full-time U-MAP Data Entry Assistant for the summer (14 weeks)! ABOUT YOUNG AGRARIANS Agrarians Foundation, doing business as Young Agrarians, (AF/YA) is a federally incorporated non-profit society and registered charity. Agrarians Foundation’s mission is to educate the public by providing courses, seminars, workshops, and counselling about agriculture, farming, food processing, entrepreneurship, community economic development, and environmental sustainability.  Our focus is to:  Grow the next generation of ecological and viable farmers in Canada Heal and regenerate our connections to the land and each other Transition to a future ecological food system that is good, clean and … Continue reading We’re Hiring! Young Agrarians U-MAP Data Entry Assistant – West Van / Sunshine Coast / Sea to Sky, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Farmstead opportunity in the Robson Valley, BC

Posted by Jolene Swain on May 02, 2022 2 Comments

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 Nestled in an oxbow of the Fraser River, this 148 acres in the stunning Robson Valley consists of 40+ acres of hay, 5 acres of pasture adjacent to the residence, and the remaining acreage in rough pasture and forest. The land is home to mixed livestock and small scale vegetable production, including sheep, cows, and poultry. The landowners occupy the main residence on the farm but there is … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Farmstead opportunity in the Robson Valley, BC

FARM JOB: NELSON, BC: Rose Cottage Garden Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 27, 2022

Rose Cottage Garden

Rose Cottage Garden in Nelson, BC is looking for an experienced and knowledgeable gardener for the annual growing season in their permaculture garden. About Rose Cottage Garden Rose Cottage garden is an urban farm in Uphill Nelson: The 1/3 acre organic gardens at Rose Cottage go back over a 100 years and were able to feed a family of 9 during the Great Depression. Presently there are 100s of species of plants in the gardens.. which surround the Rose Cottage Birthing House where mothers and their families come to give birth. There are great opportunities to expand the medicine plants, many … Continue reading FARM JOB: NELSON, BC: Rose Cottage Garden Manager

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 20 Acres of Raw Land outside Quesnel, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on April 22, 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 A short commute to Quesnel is a 20 acre field of raw land available for livestock grazing. Roughly 10-15 acres is treed and 2+ acres is an existing hay field with the balance being wetland. Lots of water and subirrigation on the land! Existing posts are in place for the front perimeter of the property and surveying will be conducted to outline the balance of the property boundaries. … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 20 Acres of Raw Land outside Quesnel, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres Fenced Farmland in Smithers, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on April 22, 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 Located 5 minutes from the town of Smithers, this 2 acre fenced field with great road access and gate is ready for a new production type! Years previous the land has been used for horse pasture and been hayed. Post and rail fence surround the perimeter of this field but would require some maintenance if someone was wanting to graze small ruminants. Currently there is no water source … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres Fenced Farmland in Smithers, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 35 Acre Field Outside of Smithers, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on April 22, 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 Great arable 35 acre field of farm land available for lease outside of Smithers that has been tilled and is ready for your farm business! South facing slope and historically used for grazing pasture, in the recent 3 years it has been in a barley/canola rotation crop. The field has 1 of 4 sides fenced and a dugout for water. Great livestock grazing opportunity if the field is … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 35 Acre Field Outside of Smithers, BC