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FARM JOB: Saanichton, BC – Andrew’s Farm Stand, CSA Coordinator

Posted by Michalina Hunter on May 15, 2022

Andrew’s Farm Stand, in Saanichton, BC is seeking a CSA Coordinator for the 2022 season! About Andrew’s Farm Stand We are a 15 acre organic thriving local farm, with fields distributed across the Saanich Peninsula, we are passionate about growing quality food sustainably. Our fields are located throughout Central Saanich. We produce strawberries, garlic, salad mix, beets, tomatoes and carrots among other crops and last year we even branched into a flower maze! We are looking for someone hard working and experienced in intensive small scale farming to fill the position of CSA Coordinator role for the 2022 season (March-November). … Continue reading FARM JOB: Saanichton, BC – Andrew’s Farm Stand, CSA Coordinator

FARM JOB: Victoria, BC – Saanich Organics, Farmhand/Seed Production Assistant

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 26, 2022

Saanich Organics in Victoria, BC is seeking a Farmhand/Seed Production Assistant! ABOUT Saanich Organics This position is located at Northbrook Farm in the Mt Newton Valley near Victoria and is part of an exciting project within Saanich Organics. As seed production assistant, you will be involved in all aspects of growing, rogueing, harvesting, cleaning, germination testing, and packing our open-pollinated seed for our seed business, Seeds of the Revolution! There are also fresh crops to plant, tend, and harvest, namely salad greens and strawberries. Our methods include lots of bed prep wheelbarrowing compost and manure, rototilling, hoeing, troubleshooting, working with … Continue reading FARM JOB: Victoria, BC – Saanich Organics, Farmhand/Seed Production Assistant

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 15+ Acres for Regenerative Agriculture – Saanich, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on April 05, 2022 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 property is located in the prime agricultural area of Oldfield Road in Saanich. The total property size is approximately 30 acres and has been fallow in recent years. Water is available to the property by 2-inch municipal line. Some livestock fencing is in place but needs repair. All agricultural areas have full exposure. The areas available for cultivation, currently and in the future, include: 7.2 … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 15+ Acres for Regenerative Agriculture – Saanich, BC

FARM JOB: Saanichton, BC – Square Root Farm, Part-Time Farm -Worker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on March 17, 2022

Square Root Farm in Saanichton, BC is seeking a Part-Time Farm-Worker! ABOUT Square Root Farm Square Root is north of Victoria, BC in Central Saanich on about 7 acres of rented land in the Mount Newton Valley, traditional territory of the W̱SÁNEĆ First Nations. We started farming in 2005, inspired to grow food using ecological and organic techniques. We are certified-organic and much of our growing techniques were developed to fit our small farm footprint. Most of our work is done by hand with care and precision, but tractors and other equipment do some of the heavy lifting. We grow … Continue reading FARM JOB: Saanichton, BC – Square Root Farm, Part-Time Farm -Worker

FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – Kildara Farms, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 20, 2022

Kildara Farms in North Saanich, BC is seeking a Farm Hand! ABOUT Kildara Farms Certified Organic farm producing vegetables, fruit, and poultry on 30 acres of south facing land in beautiful North Saanich. We grow in hoop houses and fields, using tractors and a variety of mechanical implements (spader, cultivator, reverse rotovator, weeding tools) to work the soil, and incorporating plant matter and cover crops back into the soil to enhance soil health and biodiversity. We sell our mixed Salad Greens primarily to Sobey’s and Sysco, and our other produce we sell at farmer’s markets, a local farmhub co-op, as … Continue reading FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – Kildara Farms, Farm Hand

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 Acre Organic Incubator Farm Plot at Haliburton Farm – Saanich, BC

Posted by Azja Jones Martin on October 14, 2021

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. A 1 acre plot is available to lease at Haliburton Community Organic Farm starting January 2022. This is an amazing opportunity for someone with previous farming experience to start or build your farm business in a supportive environment, on a well-maintained, turn-key ready plot! About Haliburton Community Organic Farm Haliburton Farm is an incubator farm on land owned by the District of Saanich, on the traditional unceded territories of the … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 Acre Organic Incubator Farm Plot at Haliburton Farm – Saanich, BC

FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – Kildara Farms, Farm Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on September 07, 2021

Kildara Farms in North Saanich, BC is seeking a Farm Hand! ABOUT Kildara Farms Kildara Farms is a certified organic farm on 30 acres of south facing, ocean view land. We sell via wholesale, retail, farmgate, and market sales. We grow salad greens, tomatoes, peppers, apples, squash, poultry, eggs, beans, and numerous other vegetables. We practice environmentally sound, sustainable agriculture to produce delicious healthy food. DESIRED QUALITIES We are looking for a hard working, enthusiastic, dependable individual. JOB TASKS Harvesting, packing, weeding, planting, general farm maintenance. JOB DETAILS Term: Starting immediately, ending November 2021 Hours per week: 40 hours per … Continue reading FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – Kildara Farms, Farm Hand

FARM JOB: SAANICHTON, BC – Seed Manager, Saanich Organics

Posted by Michalina Hunter on July 14, 2021

Saanich Organics, in Saanichton, BC, is seeking a Seed Manager! Saanich Organics is seeking a manager for its seed saving farm, Seeds of the Revolution, located in Saanichton. This is a full-time position with the option of time off in the winter. The ideal candidate is a hard worker with farming and seed growing background, and is ready for a self-directed but supported experience with the rad farmers of Saanich Organics! We are looking for someone who is positive, energetic, hardworking, and passionate about seed production and sustainable agriculture. Highly self-motivated and capable of working alone or managing a group. … Continue reading FARM JOB: SAANICHTON, BC – Seed Manager, Saanich Organics

FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – 10 Acres, Seasonal farm hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on July 13, 2021

10 Acres in North Saanich, British Columbia is seeking a Seasonal farm hand! ABOUT 10 Acres Here at 10 Acres Farm we are inspired to grow a range of different organic foods – some familiar, some new, always unique and nutritious. Our vegetables are mainly grown from heirloom seeds and are selected for their outstanding flavours and nutrient value, their suitability to our West Coast climate, and visual appeal. We are the farm in farm to table. Our farm supports 3 restaurants and a café, supplying roughly 10% of the produce needs for these outlets. We organically grow sunchokes, onions, … Continue reading FARM JOB: North Saanich, BC – 10 Acres, Seasonal farm hand

JOBS: KAMLOOPS & VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC – Seed Program Coordinators, FarmFolk CityFolk

Posted by Michalina Hunter on July 05, 2021

FarmFolk CityFolk is hiring two Seed Program Coordinators in the Vancouver Island and Interior Regions! ABOUT FarmFolk CityFolk FarmFolk CityFolk (FFCF) is a not-for-profit society connecting, empowering, and inspiring people to strengthen BC’s sustainable food systems. We develop, operate, and act as a catalyst for projects that support access to and production of local, sustainable food; support local growers and producers; provide access to and protection of farmland; and connect, educate, and celebrate with communities across BC. For over 25 years FFCF has been a leader in local food and sustainable agriculture working with businesses, policymakers, NGO partners, government, universities, … Continue reading JOBS: KAMLOOPS & VANCOUVER ISLAND, BC – Seed Program Coordinators, FarmFolk CityFolk