Tag Archives: market garden

Enthusiastic Entrepreneurial Couple Farm on Leased Land

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on June 30, 2022

We met young farmers David and Bethany through their search for farmland as participants in the B.C. Land Matching Program, which provides land matching and business support services to new farmers looking for land to farm, as well as landholders interested in finding someone to farm their land. Visit the B.C. Land Matching Program page to learn more about the program and to find a Young Agrarians Land Matcher in your region. ~ Please introduce yourself and tell us a bit about your farm: We are two enthusiastic individuals who are passionate about the opportunities provided us by the natural … Continue reading Enthusiastic Entrepreneurial Couple Farm on Leased Land

LAND OPPORTUNITY: One Acre Turn-Key Productive Market Garden – Courtenay, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on June 21, 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 A one acre established market garden is available for lease in the Comox Valley. This plot is currently under production will be available to new growers for the 2023 or 2024 season. It is irrigated, fenced, fertile, has neutral ph, great sun exposure and road/highway access. The owners have been running a successful market garden onsite for eight years and have set up lots of infrastructure. … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: One Acre Turn-Key Productive Market Garden – Courtenay, BC

JUL 16, 2022: SURREY, BC – Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 20, 2022

You’re invited to a Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm in Surrey, BC! A Rocha is a christian non-profit focused on caring for the environment through education, conservation science and sustainable agriculture. Their farm is about 2.5 acres with about half of their production in a no-till system (they just switched over this year!). Their primary focus is their CSA with 170 shares, but they also sell at their farm market on site, do a bit of wholesale and restaurant sales, and donate shares/produce to partner agencies through grants and donations. Their team varies quite a bit through … Continue reading JUL 16, 2022: SURREY, BC – Farm Tour & Potluck at A Rocha Farm

EVENT RECAP: Land Social at Bear Spring Eco Retreat, Beasley BC

Posted by Hailey Troock on May 26, 2022

We were thrilled to gather on Friday, May 13th, for a Land Social at Bear Spring Eco Retreat and Dutch Girl Peonies in Beasley, B.C. (near Nelson), unceded and traditional territory of the Ktunaxa, Sinixt and Syilx Nations. Sixty-five wonderful humans joined us from across the Kootenay-Boundary from as far east as Cranbrook, as far north as Meadow Creek and as far west as Grand Forks! Thank you to our hosts, artists, farmers, vendors and everyone who joined us! The evening kicked off with an introduction circle (our largest one yet at a Kootenay regional Land Social!) and then we … Continue reading EVENT RECAP: Land Social at Bear Spring Eco Retreat, Beasley BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden in Fort Nelson, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Does a market garden in Northern BC align with your farming goals? Available is a 4.42 acre farm complete with established gardens in Fort Nelson – a community in northeast British Columbia within the Northern Rockies Regional Municipality. The community has a year-round weekly farmers market. The farm consists of a lot of open lawn, and a lot of forested yard. Gardens ready to be planted include approximate … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Market Garden in Fort Nelson, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm outside Quesnel, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Located roughly 45 minutes outside the town of Quesnel is a 5 acre farm with housing, established garden space and greenhouse, as well as set up for small scale livestock production. The landowner has grown food for personal consumption and raised sheep, hogs and poultry on the property. Some fencing requires repair/new wire strung but the posts are in place. The home available on the property requires some … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm outside Quesnel, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm near Boston Bar, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 13, 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 Located outside Boston Bar in North Bend, this 5 acre farm in prime agriculture area of the Fraser Canyon welcomes new farmers and their agriculture business venture! Just 3 hours from the city of Vancouver allows for a variety of different market channel opportunities for your business farming in this region. Historically a guest ranch this farm is ready for new farmers to operate their agriculture business. An … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 5 acre farm near Boston Bar, BC

JULY 9, 2022: ROSE PRAIRIE, BC – Land Social at Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on May 06, 2022

You’re invited to an outdoor Land Social at Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm in Rose Prairie, B.C. (near Fort St John). If you’re curious about what land matching and sharing is all about and interested in learning more about the farm, join us for the event! Be inspired and learn about the incredible regenerative farming that can be done in a farm coop! Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm is looking for like minded farmers to join their new regenerative farm coop and operate their own farm enterprise in a cooperative setting. We’ll tour Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm and their cattle and farm … Continue reading JULY 9, 2022: ROSE PRAIRIE, BC – Land Social at Pure Pastures Regenerative Farm

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres Fenced Farmland in Smithers, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on April 22, 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 Located 5 minutes from the town of Smithers, this 2 acre fenced field with great road access and gate is ready for a new production type! Years previous the land has been used for horse pasture and been hayed. Post and rail fence surround the perimeter of this field but would require some maintenance if someone was wanting to graze small ruminants. Currently there is no water source … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 2 Acres Fenced Farmland in Smithers, BC

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 35 Acre Field Outside of Smithers, BC

Posted by Morgan Kitchen on April 22, 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 Great arable 35 acre field of farm land available for lease outside of Smithers that has been tilled and is ready for your farm business! South facing slope and historically used for grazing pasture, in the recent 3 years it has been in a barley/canola rotation crop. The field has 1 of 4 sides fenced and a dugout for water. Great livestock grazing opportunity if the field is … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 35 Acre Field Outside of Smithers, BC