Tag Archives: Duncan

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC- Tattam Valley Farms, Farm Worker

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on May 10, 2024

Tattam Valley Farms in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Worker! ABOUT Tattam Valley Farms Tattam Valley Farms produces mostly vegetables with some fruit on a 1/3 of an acre in the Cowichan Valley. The work is completed mostly by hand with light machinery used. Some machines used are a gas weed eater and rototiller. Customers pick-up their CSA vegetable box at the farm on a weekly or bi-weekly schedule. Facebook, and other online sites are used to market the garden. Finding “my” customers for the right fit. Making sure my visions will fit the right people. I feel … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC- Tattam Valley Farms, Farm Worker

2024 APPRENTICESHIP: Flatbush, AB – Chickadee Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on December 12, 2023

Are you an aspiring regenerative farmer looking for hands-on experience on an organic herb farm? Chickadee Farm might be the place for you! About Chickadee Farm Chickadee Farm is a second-generation family farm located near the community of Flatbush, Alberta, on the banks of the Pembina River. We grow herbal teas and culinary herbs and raise sheep and chickens (for home consumption). We have been certified organic since 2003. We also wildcraft medicinal teas in the forests around our farm and community. At our farm we are on a journey to incorporate regenerative practices at the scale of a large … Continue reading 2024 APPRENTICESHIP: Flatbush, AB – Chickadee Farm

NOV 18, 2023: Cowichan, BC – LAND LINKING WORKSHOP

Posted by Kat Roger on October 16, 2023

GOT LAND? WANT LAND? Are you a landholder looking for farmers? Are you a farmer looking for land? We want you! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land access. Young Agrarians Land Linking Workshops bring together landholders and farmers seeking land to network, explore possible land matches, and learn how to navigate land sharing and lease agreements. Our B.C. Land Matching Program Manager Darcy Smith and our Vancouver Island & Gulf Islands Land Matcher, Kiyomi Ito will be there to talk about how land matching supports land seekers and landholders, and share key questions to ask, … Continue reading NOV 18, 2023: Cowichan, BC – LAND LINKING WORKSHOP

FARM JOB: Duncan, British Columbia – Glenora Farm, Maintenance Worker

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on June 09, 2023

Glenora Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Maintenance Worker! ABOUT Glenora Farm Glenora Farm is a 97-acre mixed organic and Biodynamic farm on mostly sandy loam soils, consisting of 35 acres of pasture and hay fields, a flock of East Friesen dairy sheep, a small herd of Dexter beef cattle, chickens, turkeys and ducks, a 2 acre intensive mixed annual vegetable and perennial garden, two hoop houses, large compost facility, herb garden and greenhouse, and an onsite day program for adults with special needs. The certified organic & biodynamic Farm and Gardens primarily support the food needs of … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, British Columbia – Glenora Farm, Maintenance Worker

FARM JOB: Duncan, British Columbia – Glenora Farm, Maintenance Manager

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on June 08, 2023

Glenora Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Maintenance Manager! ABOUT Glenora Farm Glenora Farm is a 97-acre mixed organic and Biodynamic farm on mostly sandy loam soils, consisting of 35 acres of pasture and hay fields, a flock of East Friesen dairy sheep, a small herd of Dexter beef cattle, chickens, turkeys and ducks, a 2 acre intensive mixed annual vegetable and perennial garden, two hoop houses, large compost facility, herb garden and greenhouse, and an onsite day program for adults with special needs. The certified organic & biodynamic Farm and Gardens primarily support the food needs of … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, British Columbia – Glenora Farm, Maintenance Manager

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Glenora Farm, Garden Assistant and Farm Hand

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on May 19, 2023 2 Comments

Glenora Farm in Duncan, British Columbia is seeking a Garden Assistant and Farm Hand in work-integrated learning positions for students! ABOUT Glenora Farm Glenora Farm is a 97-acre mixed organic and Biodynamic farm on mostly sandy loam soils, consisting of 35 acres of pasture and hay fields, a flock of East Friesen dairy sheep, a small herd of Dexter beef cattle, chickens, turkeys and ducks, a 2 acre intensive mixed annual vegetable and perennial garden, two hoop houses, large compost facility, herb garden and greenhouse, and an onsite day program for adults with special needs. Glenora Farm is owned and … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Glenora Farm, Garden Assistant and Farm Hand

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres for Vegetable Production at Providence Farm – Duncan, BC

Posted by Kiyomi Ito on May 16, 2023

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 the heart of the Cowichan Valley, Providence Farm operates as a therapeutic working farm and registered charity (Vancouver Island Providence Community Association), serving adults and seniors with a variety of mental health challenges, developmental and intellectual disabilities and age-related illnesses. Providence Farm is a trauma-informed agency, invested in promoting healing opportunities for the participants of various farm- and nature-based programs. In addition, Providence Farm … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres for Vegetable Production at Providence Farm – Duncan, BC

FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – KinPark Youth Urban Farm, Intern

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on April 19, 2023

KinPark Youth Urban Farm in Duncan, BC is seeking an Intern! ABOUT KinPark Youth Urban Farm CGC first planted seeds at KinPark Youth Urban farm in 2007. After site plan presentations were made and subsequently approved by North Cowichan and City of Duncan councils in late 2012, CGC’s Skills link team of 6 local youth, began to bring their vision of an urban farm on park land to life. This included the transformation of a quarter acre of grass at Kinsman Park into a lush growing space and the construction of a passive solar greenhouse next to the retrofitted pool … Continue reading FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – KinPark Youth Urban Farm, Intern

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden Potential – North Cowichan, BC

Posted by Kiyomi Ito on January 26, 2023

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 We have lived on our 5 acre property on Quamichan Lake for twenty years. We’ve grazed sheep for the past 7 years, and have a small orchard. During the spring-summer months, there are beehives along the edge of the field tended by a leasing beekeeper. Approximately 2 flat acres with full exposure can be made available to a farmer this season for market gardening. The local soils … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden Potential – North Cowichan, BC

FILLED – FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Glenora Farm (The Ita Wegman Association of BC), Field Hand

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 26, 2023 4 Comments

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board Glenora Farm (The Ita Wegman Association of BC) in Duncan, BC is seeking a Field Hand! ABOUT Glenora Farm (The Ita Wegman Association of BC) Glenora Farm is a 97 acre mixed organic and Biodynamic farm on mostly sandy loam soils, consisting of 35 acres of pasture and hay fields, a flock of East Friesen dairy sheep, some Dexter beef cattle, chickens, turkeys and ducks, a 2 acre intensive mixed annual vegetable and perennial garden, two hoop houses, large compost facility, herb garden, and an … Continue reading FILLED – FARM JOB: Duncan, BC – Glenora Farm (The Ita Wegman Association of BC), Field Hand