Tag Archives: Chase BC

JOB: Vancouver, BC – Just Transition Coordinator, Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty & UBC Centre for Sustainable Food Systems

Posted by Michalina Hunter on July 16, 2020

The Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty & UBC Centre for Sustainable Food Systems in Vancouver, BC are seeking a full-time Just Transition Coordinator!

The Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty & UBC Centre for Sustainable Food Systems in Vancouver, BC are seeking a full-time Just Transition Coordinator! Job Category: Executive Administration FTE: 1.0 – 35 hours/week Application deadline: July 26, 2020 Interviews: July 27 – August 31. 2020 Start date: August 10, 2020 End date: March 31, 2021 Possibility of extension: Yes Grant funded: Yes Salary range: $41,215.00 – $45,798.00 per annum POSITION FUNCTION The aim of the Indigenous Food and Freedom School (IFFS) is to research, develop, test and evaluate an emancipatory research and education toolkit to support a just transition to … Continue reading JOB: Vancouver, BC – Just Transition Coordinator, Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty & UBC Centre for Sustainable Food Systems

FARM JOB: CHASE, BC – Burkholder’s Corn Farm, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 15, 2020

burkholder's corn farm tractor

Burkholder’s Corn Farm in Chase, BC is seeking a Farm Hand for the 2020 season! About Burkholder’s Corn Farm We are a direct to customer produce farm located in Chase, BC, along the shore of the South Thompson river. We grow 25 acres of produce with a focus on sweetcorn for fresh sale at local farmers markets and our roadside stand. Along with sweetcorn we also grow potatoes, squash, tomatoes, garlic, cabbage, leafy greens, beets and carrots. We are excited to be stewards to 25 acres of very important land on the Shuswap flats. While not certified organic, we are … Continue reading FARM JOB: CHASE, BC – Burkholder’s Corn Farm, Farm Hand

FARM JOB: SORRENTO, BC – Sorrento Centre Farm, Farm Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 16, 2019

Sorrento Centre Farm in Sorrento, BC is looking for a Farm Manager for the 2019 season!  ABOUT SORRENTO CENTRE FARM Growing, learning, enjoying: The Sorrento Centre Farm “Love your farm… love your ground… Fatten its poorer parts… Heal the washed, torn places… Feed with legumes and soiling crops and fertilizers the barren and gullied patch that needs special attention, nurse it back to life and beauty and fruitfulness… Don’t forget even the forest lands… And so again we say, love your farm. Make it a place of beauty, a place of joyful fruitfulness, an example to your neighbours, a heritage for your children. Make … Continue reading FARM JOB: SORRENTO, BC – Sorrento Centre Farm, Farm Manager

INTERNSHIP: Hooked on Farm Life and Looking for your Next Fix? Ranfurly Farms, Chase, BC

Posted by Michelle Tsutsumi on February 19, 2016

Wanted:  an enthusiastic, hardworking individual to take on the day to day operation of Ranfurly Farms market garden. Duration: April 15 – October 15, 2016 The Farm: Ranfurly Farm is a 30 acre family farm located in picturesque Turtle Valley, 10 minutes from the little town of Chase, BC.  It is home to three generations of farmers with 6 – 40 years of experience.  This year we will run 200 “freer” than free range laying hens and 900 broilers on pasture.  We raise Blue Face Leicester and Gotland sheep for fibre; pigs, rabbits, and ducks for our own consumption, milk … Continue reading INTERNSHIP: Hooked on Farm Life and Looking for your Next Fix? Ranfurly Farms, Chase, BC

Elder Farmer + Young Farmer = Winning Combination

Posted by Sara Dent on April 30, 2014

This blog post is from our amazing farmer friends at Golden Ears Farm in Chase BC. This crew are rocking the ecological land stewardship on 34 acres and represent four generations on the land.  We’re grateful for all of their organizing work over the past couple of years to get Young Agrarians growing in their area. Being a part of the Young Agrarians — South Interior has opened up so many opportunities. In addition to participating in some fantastic potlucks, connecting with an elder farmer will make it possible for us to repair our combine this season! A few years … Continue reading Elder Farmer + Young Farmer = Winning Combination