Tag Archives: Kelowna

FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Creekside Meats, Meat Processor

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on March 01, 2024

Creekside Meats, in Kelowna, BC is seeking a Meat Processor! ABOUT Creekside Meats We are hiring at our meat processing facility in Kelowna. We are a government-inspected abattoir and custom meat-cutting facility (BC 43). The abattoir is located on a small farm bordering Mission Creek, minutes away from downtown Kelowna. The facility has recently gone through a major renovation and expansion, so there are a lot of new pieces of equipment and opportunities. Creekside Meats is a sister business to Lentelus Farms. Lentelus raises sheep, pork, and poultry at its Kelowna location, Lentelus also runs a small beef and vegetable … Continue reading FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Creekside Meats, Meat Processor

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Small Parcels for Lease – Lake Country, BC

Posted by Pascale Schittecatte on December 20, 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 This 3 acre parcel in Lake Country, BC is a small-scale farmer’s dream! There are currently three plots of 0.7 acres each available (sections 2-4 in the below aerial photo), all facing east toward the lake. The main 1.5 acre plot is currently leased out to a pair of successful market gardeners. A farmer would be welcome to rent just one plot, or all three depending … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Small Parcels for Lease – Lake Country, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 9 acre haskap business – Kelowna, BC

Posted by Pascale Schittecatte on November 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 This nine-acre plot is a wonderful opportunity to not only take over a farm, but a thriving farm business, too. The available acreage is part of a 15-acre property with two homes, and is situated in the vibrant farming community of southeast Kelowna. About seven of the nine acres are currently planted in haskap berries, with four different varietals present. There are one to two acres … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 9 acre haskap business – Kelowna, BC

FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Lentelus Farms, Meat Processor

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on August 30, 2023

Lentelus Farms, in Kelowna, BC is seeking a Meat Processor! ABOUT Lentelus Farms We are hiring for our fall processing season at our meat processing facility in Kelowna. We are a government inspected abattoir and custom meat cutting facility (BC 43). The abattoir is located on a small farm bordering Mission Creek, minutes away from downtown Kelowna. Lentelus Farms raises sheep, pork and poultry at its Kelowna location, Lentelus also runs a small beef and vegetable farm on Vancouver Island. DESIRED QUALITIES Someone that enjoys pushing themselves in a fast-paced productive environment. Ability to follow strict hygiene and sanitation practices … Continue reading FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Lentelus Farms, Meat Processor

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6+ Acres of Organic Pastures – Vernon, BC

Posted by Pascale Schittecatte on August 10, 2023 2 Comments

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 20-acre property sits in a picturesque little neighbourhood facing west, just above the BX Ranchlands of Vernon, BC. The landholders operate a successful orchard business and pilates studio from the property, and have several acres of land which they are looking to lease. The farmland on the property has been certified organic for the last three years, and the landholders have undertaken an immense amount … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 6+ Acres of Organic Pastures – Vernon, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acres of vineyard – SE Kelowna, BC

Posted by Pascale Schittecatte on July 14, 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 This five acre vineyard is available for lease in the heart of the southeast Kelowna wine district. The available land has a sunny, south-facing slope and sandy terrain, and is currently planted to Gewürztraminer. The entire property is 15.95 acres in size, of which 5.16 acres are already leased to other operations (including a nursery). Additional land could be available for future leasing with the right … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acres of vineyard – SE Kelowna, BC

FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society, Seasonal Farm Coordinator

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on June 13, 2023

Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society in Kelowna, BC is seeking a Seasonal Farm Coordinator! ABOUT Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society We are a registered charity that owns a 36-acre working farm in East Kelowna. Most of the land is rented to tenant farmers; however, we will be cultivating a small vegetable plot at the front of the property that will be stewarded by our seasonal farm coordinator. We will grow a range of crops this year, including cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, beans, melons and zucchini. The farm coordinator will use mostly hand tools throughout the season, though they may occasionally use … Continue reading FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society, Seasonal Farm Coordinator

FILLED – FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society, Seasonal Farm Coordinator

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on May 02, 2023 1 Comment

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society in Kelowna, BC is seeking a Seasonal Farm Coordinator! ABOUT Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society We are a registered charity that owns a 36-acre working farm in East Kelowna. Most of the land is rented to tenant farmers; however, we will be cultivating a small vegetable plot at the front of the property that will be stewarded by our seasonal farm coordinator. We will grow a range of crops this year, including cucumbers, tomatoes, onions, beans, melons and zucchini. The … Continue reading FILLED – FARM JOB: Kelowna, BC – Okanagan Fruit Tree Project Society, Seasonal Farm Coordinator

FARM JOB: Kelowna, British Columbia – Wise Earth Farm, Farm Crew Member

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 20, 2023

Wise Earth Farm in Kelowna, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Crew Member! ABOUT Wise Earth Farm Wise Earth Farm is a 2-acre regenerative farm in Kelowna, BC. Given that we are “Certified Naturally Grown”, we refrain from using any synthetic pesticides or fertilizers. Instead, we farm using a various hand tools such as the wheel hoe, broad-fork, tilther, wire weeders, etc. We grow a variety of seasonal vegetables such as salad turnips, radishes, lettuce, carrots, onions, broccoli, cauliflower, kohlrabi, kale, arugula, zucchini, and much more! We use LocalLine as our online store where customers can order a weekly veg … Continue reading FARM JOB: Kelowna, British Columbia – Wise Earth Farm, Farm Crew Member

FARM JOB: Kelowna, British Columbia – Helen’s Acres Community Farm, Farm Supervisor

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 16, 2023

Helen’s Acres Community Farm in Kelowna, British Columbia is seeking a Farm Supervisor! ABOUT Helen’s Acres Community Farm We are a 24 acre farm in the heart of Kelowna, BC. We are owned and operated by the KTBC Legacy Foundation, a registered charity and operate on the mandate to help those fighting food insecurity in our region. All the produce from our farm is directly donated to local social agencies, such as the Central Okanagan Food Bank, the Salivation Army, Kelowna Gospel Mission and others. The role of the Farm Supervisor is to oversee the planting, maintenance and harvesting of … Continue reading FARM JOB: Kelowna, British Columbia – Helen’s Acres Community Farm, Farm Supervisor