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FARM JOBS: Ladysmith, BC – Yellow Point Farms, Farm Hands

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 15, 2021

Yellow Point Farms in Ladysmith, B.C. is seeking two Farm Hands for the 2021 season! ABOUT Yellow Point Farms We are a diverse 32 acre farm that is nestled in a sunny valley in Yellow Point. Blueberries are our main crop, but we grow many other types of fruit and vegetables as well. We also have miniature livestock (Nigerian dwarf goats, Babydoll sheep and Kune Kune pigs) that we breed and raise to sell as registered breeding stock to self sustainable farmers on small acreages. We sell our blueberries at farmer’s markets throughout the summer, and we will be opening … Continue reading FARM JOBS: Ladysmith, BC – Yellow Point Farms, Farm Hands

FARM JOB: Markham (Near Toronto), ON – Joyfully Organic Farm, Farm Staff

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 14, 2021

Joyfully Organic Farm in Markham (Near Toronto), Ontario is seeking a Farm Staff! ABOUT Joyfully Organic Farm Joyfully Organic Farm is a skilled and vibrant Certified Local Organic vegetable farm in the Greater Toronto Area. We have a deep love of amazing food + strong farming practices. We are planning our 2021 Season and putting together our rock star farm staff team. We are honoured to be the farmers of so many wonderful community members. Over the years, we’ve been blessed to have built a large and loyal base of customers who share our love and excitement for eating well … Continue reading FARM JOB: Markham (Near Toronto), ON – Joyfully Organic Farm, Farm Staff

B.C. Business Mentorship Network – Peas n Carrots Farm

Posted by Melanie Buffel on April 13, 2021

Young Agrarians is celebrating the seventh year of the Business Mentorship Network (BMN) program. The BMN offers business mentorships  to a diverse array of new and young farmers across BC. Through one-on-one mentorship and peer networks, young farmers develop the skills necessary to operate ecologically sustainable and financially viable farm businesses. The 2021 Mentee Cohort are hard at work planning for the season ahead and we are thrilled to profile them and celebrate their efforts! Hi everyone, my name is Katie and my farm is called Peas n’ Carrots and I focus on growing classic staple vegetables and chickens for eggs. … Continue reading B.C. Business Mentorship Network – Peas n Carrots Farm

FARM JOB: Vernon, BC – Farm Helper

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 12, 2021

A mixed farm in Vernon, BC is seeking a Farm Helper! ABOUT The Farm Located on Silver Star Road. 4 acre farm, only 2 acres is in use at the moment as I just bought the property. Growing: Organic garlic (1/2 acre worth ) 10 apple trees 2 cherry trees 1 pear tree 3 plum trees Chickens Tomatoes Raspberries Strawberries Blackberries Variety of vegetables Tools: Tractor and ride on lawn mower / push mower and gardening tools Fruit stand on property for sales. A safe place to work and play so we produce good food to sell and eat. DESIRED … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vernon, BC – Farm Helper

FARM JOB: Abbotsford, B.C. – Muir Farm, Farm Helper

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 07, 2021

Muir Farm in Abbotsford, B.C. is seeking a general Farm Helper for the 2021 season and possibly beyond. ABOUT Muir Farm Hay Custom round baled. Large organic garden. Meat goats. 3 acres of Raspberries. Situated in West Abbotsford. Tractor and implements. Hand tools. Farm Sales. I am looking for a person to reside here in the farm house. Separate suite will be available. To assist with and learn about farming here in the Fraser Valley. I am not certified organic but have practised same here since 1978. I am interested in mentoring as I have done in the past. Hourly … Continue reading FARM JOB: Abbotsford, B.C. – Muir Farm, Farm Helper

FARM JOB: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farms, Field Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 06, 2021

Stable Harvest Farms in Langley, BC is seeking a Field Hand! ABOUT Stable Harvest Farms Stable Harvest Farm has all the infrastructure of a modern small farm operation. Large wash pack station, Kubota tractor, BCS tractor, flame weeder, paperpot transplanter, high tunnels etc. The focus is on multi harvest space efficient crops and successive planting for continual supply. Stable Harvest Farm is a charitable operation servicing the Langley and Surrey food banks, as well as other communities in need, with high quality fresh organically produced vegetables. Stable Harvest farms is a 5 acre market garden sitting on a 65 acre … Continue reading FARM JOB: Langley, BC – Stable Harvest Farms, Field Hand

FARM JOB: ARMSTRONG, BC – Fresh Valley Farms, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 06, 2021

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Fresh Valley Farms in Armstrong, BC is seeking a Farm Hand! ABOUT FRESH VALLEY FARMS Fresh Valley Farms produces certified organic beef, pork, chicken, and turkey on pasture for sale in a monthly mixed meat CSA box. We’re in our 8th year of the current incarnation of the business, but the farm has been in the family for 99 years! This is a multi-generational farm, with grand-parents, parents, the primary operators, and their children, all living and working on the land. We farm two quarter sections that are mostly forested, with about 80 acres of arable land in a mix … Continue reading FARM JOB: ARMSTRONG, BC – Fresh Valley Farms, Farm Hand

FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Ol’ MacDonald Farm, Part-Time Farm Hand/Apprentice

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 06, 2021

Ol’ MacDonald Farm in Duncan, BC is seeking a part-time farm apprentice-like worker! ABOUT Ol’ MacDonald Farm We grow mixed vegetables and eggs using organic methods and hand tools on a small and intense scale at two closely situated sites just outside the city limits. We sell at the Duncan Farmer’s Market and on the local food hub website (www.cow-op.ca) We grow our vegetables employing whatever methods we can that improve the fertility and biodiversity of the rented land we steward. This means, when feasible: organic methods, no-till, and permaculture. Also we try to have fun most of the time. … Continue reading FARM JOB: DUNCAN, BC – Ol’ MacDonald Farm, Part-Time Farm Hand/Apprentice

FARM JOB: Beaver Mines, Alberta – Grazing Hand at Goats for Weeds

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 06, 2021

Goats for Weeds in Beaver Mines, Alberta is seeking a Grazing Hand! ABOUT Goats for Weeds Goats for Weeds, a family owned business dedicated to land regeneration through weed control for large scale landowners, is looking for a Grazing Hand to work on various contract sites in Alberta this summer with our incredible herd of goats. If you like camping & hiking (sometimes sprinting), love animals, can sleep with one ear open, and want to spend the summer outside – we want to hear from you. Please note this is a seasonal position from mid May to mid September, with … Continue reading FARM JOB: Beaver Mines, Alberta – Grazing Hand at Goats for Weeds

B.C. Business Mentorship Network – Rake and Radish Farm

Posted by Melanie Buffel on April 05, 2021

Young Agrarians is celebrating the seventh year of the Business Mentorship Network (BMN) program. The BMN offers business mentorships  to a diverse array of new and young farmers across BC. Through one-on-one mentorship and peer networks, young farmers develop the skills necessary to operate ecologically sustainable and financially viable farm businesses. The 2021 Mentee Cohort are hard at work planning for the season ahead and we are thrilled to profile them and celebrate their efforts! My name is Ardeo Mann and my farm is Rake and Radish Farm. I’m being mentored by Arzeena Hamir from Amara Farm. Where do you farm? … Continue reading B.C. Business Mentorship Network – Rake and Radish Farm