Tag Archives: Nanaimo

LAND OPPORTUNITY: Two 3 Acre Fields with Full Exposure – Ladysmith, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on June 11, 2021 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 These two approximately 3 acre fields, one of each side of the driveway into this Ladysmith property, are available for lease. One field is currently in hay and approximately 1 acre of 1-2 year old Christmas trees (trees to remain) and the other has been grazed by sheep for the past two years. Livestock fencing is in place around the perimeter of each field, and the sheep … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: Two 3 Acre Fields with Full Exposure – Ladysmith, BC

FARM JOB: Nanaimo, BC – Morgan Creek Farm, Vegetable Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 26, 2021

Morgan Creek Farm in Nanaimo, BC is seeking a Vegetable Farm Hand! ABOUT Morgan Creek Farm A beautiful and diverse young farm (7 acres) on the city limits of Nanaimo. Selling locally and building towards offering a CSA offering later this year. We produce an ever increasing variety of products. Meat – Lamb, Chicken and Turkey. Honey. Fruit and Vegetables. Newly installed greenhouse to start plants and grow suitable plants for harvest year round. 10,000 gallon rainwater collection system installed. Following Regenerative Organic (non cert) practices. Want to develop a better rotational grazing system for the sheep. The poultry is … Continue reading FARM JOB: Nanaimo, BC – Morgan Creek Farm, Vegetable Farm Hand

[FILLED] FARM JOB: Nanaimo, BC – Big Bang Cider, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 13, 2021

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board Big Bang Cider in Nanaimo, BC is seeking a Farm Hand for the 2021 season! ABOUT Big Bang Cider Big Bang Cider is a small orchard-based cidery located in Nanaimo, BC. We are a new start-up and planted our orchard in May of 2020. As such, our first harvest is still a couple years away. The apple varieties we planted have been specifically selected, for hundreds of years, to produce delicious, complex, and balanced ciders. We currently have 5.5ac of high density trees planted. At … Continue reading [FILLED] FARM JOB: Nanaimo, BC – Big Bang Cider, Farm Hand

FARM JOB: ERRINGTON, BC – Root Renaissance Farm, Farm Worker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 12, 2021

root renaissance farm

Root Renaissance Farm in Errington, BC is seeking a Farm Worker for the 2021 season! ABOUT Root Renaissance Farm Our farm, Root Renaissance Farm, is a small scale family run market garden farm. We grow a variety of vegetables on an acre of land. We use organic and regenerative agriculture practices. We sell our products weekly at our local farmers market, at our roadside stand and online through our farm store. We want our food as free and clean of chemicals, pesticides or synthetic fertilizers as possible. We use composted manures, animal bedding and byproducts to feed our plants. It … Continue reading FARM JOB: ERRINGTON, BC – Root Renaissance Farm, Farm Worker

[FILLED] FARM JOB: LADYSMITH, BC – Yellow Point Farms , Blueberry Picker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 04, 2021

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board Yellow Point Farms in Ladysmith, BC is seeking a Blueberry Picker/Harvester/Sorter! ABOUT Yellow Point Farms We are a family run 32 acre farm that is nestled in a sunny valley in Yellow Point, Ladysmith. Blueberries are our main crop, and we grow many other types of fruit and vegetables as well as raise miniature livestock. We sell our blueberries at farmer’s markets throughout the summer and also from our farm store. We have a mission of creating a well-balanced ecosystem and rich soils that produce … Continue reading [FILLED] FARM JOB: LADYSMITH, BC – Yellow Point Farms , Blueberry Picker

FARM JOB: CEDAR, BC – Empress Acres, Agriculture Worker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 19, 2021

empress acres farm job cedar new garden

Empress Acres in Cedar on Vancouver Island, BC is seeking an Agriculture Worker for the 2021 season! ABOUT Empress Acres Empress Acres is a 69 acre farm in Cedar BC. We currently have planted 14 acres of Empress Splendour trees which is a source of sustainable lumber and carbon draw-down, 1 acre of Noble Fir trees for cut and live Christmas trees, .25 acres of snow peas, pickling cucumbers, dill and beans. We also have a 7 acre hay field and an 18 acre barley field which we are changing to food crops. Machinery we use includes a tractor with … Continue reading FARM JOB: CEDAR, BC – Empress Acres, Agriculture Worker

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

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 15, 2021

This position has been filled. View more Farm Jobs and Apprenticeships on our Job Board 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. … Continue reading [FILLED] FARM JOBS: Ladysmith, BC – Yellow Point Farms, Farm Hands

FARM JOB: Pender Island, BC – Pender Island Community Hall, Farm Heritage Programs Coordinator

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 10, 2021

Pender Island Community Hall, on Pender Island, BC, is seeking a Farm Heritage Programs Coordinator for the 2021 season! View more farm jobs and apprenticeships on our Job Board

FARM JOBS: Qualicum Beach, BC – Island Flower Farm, 2 part-time farm labourers

Posted by Michalina Hunter on February 01, 2021

Island Flower Farm

Island Flower Farm in Qualicum Beach, BC is seeking help from TWO part-time manual farm labourers for 2021! ABOUT Island Flower Farm Island Flower Farm is a small 5 acre family operated farm on Vancouver Island, just 10 minutes from Qualicum Beach. DESIRED QUALITIES Are you passionate and enthusiastic about farming, gardening, or flowers and can keep up with two busy farmers? Our ideal candidate has: A serious interest in farming, flower farming, horticulture, etc. (previous agricultural or flower experience is an asset) Physical ability to carry out farm tasks (bending, lifting, kneeling, standing, and a lot of repetition) Lots of … Continue reading FARM JOBS: Qualicum Beach, BC – Island Flower Farm, 2 part-time farm labourers

FARM JOB: NANAIMO, BC – Nanaimo Foodshare Urban Farms Project (Five Acre Farm and Cline Farm), IRP Farm Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on November 05, 2020

Nanaimo Foodshare Society

Nanaimo Foodshare Society, in Nanaimo, BC, is seeking an IRP Farm Manager! Nanaimo Foodshare Urban Farms Project (Five Acre Farm and Cline Farm) Nanaimo Foodshare has two urban farm locations with ~4 acres in production and a large greenhouse located off farm(s). The farms work with multiple community groups learning skills in agriculture and contributing volunteer labour to the farm. The farm is non certified organic, producing for a weekly Good Food Box, online, farmers market, local caterer and restaurant sales. You would be working with the Farm Mentor to plan, grow and harvest local vegetables for two farm sites … Continue reading FARM JOB: NANAIMO, BC – Nanaimo Foodshare Urban Farms Project (Five Acre Farm and Cline Farm), IRP Farm Manager