Tag Archives: Duncan

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 25, 2022

Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Worker/Intern! ABOUT Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm Boots ‘n’ Roots farm grows over 25 different veggie and herb crops, and concentrates on doing a lot of fall/winter farming, as we have 3 large commercial greenhouses to grow in over the winter. We rarely use large machinery, as we work on being as gentle on the land as possible – we are a regenerative farm, not just sustainable. We sell our product at the Duncan Farmers’ Market each week, plus two local online forums, and a small CSA … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Space on Quiet Property for Food Production – Duncan, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on May 17, 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 Two areas on this quiet, rural property are available for production. Both are easily accessible from the property’s driveway. – Approximately 1/4 acre field space at the back of the property is adjacent to woodland and currently unmanaged. Vegetation is grasses and a few small bushes. The area is partially livestock fenced, and water access is from a productive dug well. The land is mostly flat … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Space on Quiet Property for Food Production – Duncan, BC

JUNE 5, 2022: Mill Bay, BC – Land Social at Hayward Farms

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on May 06, 2022

You’re invited to an outdoor Land Social at Hayward Farms in Mill Bay, B.C.! If you’re curious about what land matching and sharing is all about – or just want to check out what your local farmers are up to – join us for the event.  Come learn from leasing farmers Ron and Morgan about Hayward Farms, a mixed livestock and vegetable operation on 22 acres of leased land. Established in 2017 in Sooke, the business is now in its sixth year. Ron and Morgan were looking to relocate their business from their original site when they reached out for … Continue reading JUNE 5, 2022: Mill Bay, BC – Land Social at Hayward Farms

FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Digable Roots, Junior Farm Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 05, 2022

Digable Roots, in Duncan, BC is seeking a Junior Farm Manager! ABOUT Digable Roots Digable Roots farm is located at the base of Mt. Prevost where it has reclaimed a hay field as a vegetable garden and pasture for animals. In the garden we grow around 50 different types of vegetables and herbs including roots of all kinds, brassicas, tomatoes, cucumber and perennials such as asparagus. Most of the work done on this farm is done by hand with hand tools and wheelbarrows but there is a tractor with a spader for breaking ground. The goal of this farm is … Continue reading FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Digable Roots, Junior Farm Manager

[FILLED] FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 24, 2022

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Worker/Intern! ABOUT Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm Boots ‘n’ Roots farm grows over 25 different veggie and herb crops, and concentrates on doing a lot of fall/winter farming, as we have 3 large commercial greenhouses to grow in over the winter. We rarely use large machinery, as we work on being as gentle on the land as possible – we are a regenerative farm, not just sustainable. We sell our product at … Continue reading [FILLED] FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Ol’ MacDonald Farm, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 06, 2022

Ol’ MacDonald Farm in Duncan, BC is seeking a Farm Hand! ABOUT Ol’ MacDonald Farm Our farm is a small intensive organic vegetable garden just 3 km from Duncan in the Cowichan Valley. We grow on two quiet properties close to one another and use only hand tools. We have been growing in this fashion for 11 years, and sell our products almost exclusively at the Duncan Farmer’s Market every Saturday. We grow using organic methods (we are not certified) and utilize the principles of Permaculture when feasible. We love farming and hope to do it for as many years … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Ol’ MacDonald Farm, Farm Hand

FARM JOB: VICTORIA, BC – City’s Edge Farm, Farm Crew

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 24, 2022

City’s Edge Farm in Victoria, BC is seeking Farm Crew members for the 2022 season! About City’s Edge Farm City’s Edge Farm is a tiny, yet ambitious farm producing over 40 varieties of vegetables, herbs, berries, flowers and vegetable starts. The farm is located on leased land in a rural neighbourhood just outside the urban containment boundary of Victoria, within biking or bussing distance of downtown. Produce is grown using organic techniques, with healthy soil as the primary goal for producing healthy crops. The farm is maintained using manual farm tools and a walk behind tractor. Produce is sold and distributed … Continue reading FARM JOB: VICTORIA, BC – City’s Edge Farm, Farm Crew

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6 Acre Established Blueberry Orchard – Duncan, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on December 16, 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 This 6 acre blueberry orchard is planted on a peat bog, so is self-irrigating. The bushes are very large and well established, and require pruning each winter (usually done starting in January). The orchard fully deer fenced and is located in a quiet area surrounded by forest, up a road from the landholders home. ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY The landowners have been running this operation for many … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6 Acre Established Blueberry Orchard – Duncan, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6.5 Acre Blueberry Orchard with On-Farm Store – North Cowichan, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on October 20, 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 This is an opportunity to lease 6.5 acres of blueberry orchard in a low-lying, fertile peat bog in the heart of the Cowichan Valley. The bushes are very well established and were planted in approximately the 1970s and 1990s. The peat soils hold water very well, and the orchard usually does not need irrigation, but flood irrigation infrastructure is in place. The perimeter of the orchard is … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6.5 Acre Blueberry Orchard with On-Farm Store – North Cowichan, BC

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern

Posted by Michalina Hunter on September 28, 2021

Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Worker/Intern! ABOUT Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm Boots ‘n’ Roots farm grows over 25 different veggie and herb crops, and concentrates on doing a lot of fall/winter farming, as we have 3 large commercial greenhouses to grow in over the winter. We rarely use large machinery, as we work on being as gentle on the land as possible – we are a regenerative farm, not just sustainable. We sell our product at the Duncan Farmers’ Market each week, plus two local online forums, and a small CSA … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Boots ‘n’ Roots Permaculture Farm, Farm Worker/Intern