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NOV 3, 2023: SHERWOOD PARK, AB – Regenerative Agriculture Job Fair

Posted by Dana Penrice on September 14, 2023

A lady pouring feed from a metal bucket to chickens.

Looking for a job? Are you nerdy about soil health? Are you buzzing about biodiversity? Are you excited about how farms can contribute positively to our planet? Young Agrarians and Organic Alberta are hosting a Regenerative Ag Job Fair to help you find a meaningful job in regenerative, ecological & organic agriculture. Meet people offering:  farm jobs and paid apprenticeships on farms across the Prairies summer jobs with associations that support producers  jobs in the organic sector – from buyers to retailers other great opportunities! WHEN: Friday, November 3rd from 5:00-6:00 PM WHERE: Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre at 2100 … Continue reading NOV 3, 2023: SHERWOOD PARK, AB – Regenerative Agriculture Job Fair

SEP 16 & 17, 2023: CENTRAL AB – Mixed Farm Tours with Triple Lyoness, Grey Arrow, and Good Note Community Farms

Posted by Marsha Shack on August 25, 2023

Join Young Agrarians for a two-day farm tour to learn about three unique farms in Central Alberta! Starting near Dapp, AB on Saturday morning, then touring east to New Sarepta in the afternoon, and wrapping up Sunday morning in Camrose. Join for the whole tour or drop in along the way! WHEN:  Saturday, September 16 & 17, 2023 WHERE: Central Alberta Saturday, September 16, 2023 10:00 am – 1:30 pm – Triple Lyoness Farm (27232, Township Rd 622, Dapp, AB) 4:30 pm – 7:00 pm – Good Note Community Farm + Harvest Festival (510 Township Rd 510, New Sarepta, AB) … Continue reading SEP 16 & 17, 2023: CENTRAL AB – Mixed Farm Tours with Triple Lyoness, Grey Arrow, and Good Note Community Farms

EVENT RECAP: CENTRAL ALBERTA WINTER MIXER 2020

Posted by Alex on January 16, 2020 1 Comment

The Central Alberta Winter Mixer was a fantastic weekend full of inspiring and passionate people! Despite the frigid temperatures, more than 80 people participated over the two days. Some highlights of the Mixer included fun networking activities (the Chicken Mingle was a hit!), an impressive potluck and jam session on Saturday evening, farmer slide shows that featured ten different farms, and farmer yoga on Sunday morning with retired-farmer-turned-yoga-teacher Kathleen Charpentier. Over the two days we also had twelve speakers and workshop hosts share their skills and knowledge. Check out the full session descriptions and some quotes from Mixer participants below. The whole YA community … Continue reading EVENT RECAP: CENTRAL ALBERTA WINTER MIXER 2020