Tag Archives: Squamish

LAND ACCESS STORIES: Local Roots Farm Market – Squamish, BC

Posted by Kat Roger on March 11, 2024

ABOUT LOCAL ROOTS FARM MARKET Local Roots Farm Market is a plant nursery, educational centre and local farm market in Squamish, B.C. Leasing sibling farmers Rebecca and Nick Bolkowy were matched to 0.5 acres of land through the B.C. Land Matching Program in March of 2022 and have been serving their local food community ever since. Local Roots has a plethora of offerings, whether it’s their nursery full of local, native and perennial plants, carefully selected ornamentals and hybrids or the beloved heirloom tomatoes that have sparked Rebecca and Nick’s devoted following for over a decade. Local Roots also supplies … Continue reading LAND ACCESS STORIES: Local Roots Farm Market – Squamish, BC

FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Downtown School Farm, School Farm Manager

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 10, 2024

Downtown School Farm in Squamish, BC is seeking a School Farm Manager! ABOUT Downtown School Farm We are a school farm situated between a highschool and elementry school in the heart of downtown Squamish. We produce about 15 different varieties and sell to the highschool, direct sales and CSA/Good Food Box. We have 26, 50′ long beds, plus a 30′ x 98′ polycarbonate greenhouse. We are about to start our third growing season and are looking for someone to champion this project who has a demonstrated ability to grow successfully. We are not certified organic but follow the guidelines. We … Continue reading FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Downtown School Farm, School Farm Manager

Land Access Stories: Aura Rosa Florals – Squamish, BC

Posted by Kat Roger on December 14, 2023

Aura Rosa Florals is a micro cut flower farm and design studio in Squamish, BC that specializes in unique, seasonal, and local floral designs. Leasing farmer Amanda Bagliore was matched to 0.5 acres of land through the B.C. Land Matching Program in March of 2022, where she grows flowers for herself, the land and flower-lovers in Squamish and throughout B.C. Aura Rosa Florals is committed to local production, regenerative farming practices and crafting offerings full of magic, love and joy. Flowers from Aura Rosa Florals are available through weekly CSA bouquets, weekly designer floral arrangements, and custom event and wedding … Continue reading Land Access Stories: Aura Rosa Florals – Squamish, BC

FARM JOB: Squamish, British Columbia – Hop Creek Farms, Assistant Market Garden Intern

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on May 30, 2023

Hop Creek Farms in Squamish, British Columbia is seeking an Assistant Market Garden Intern! ABOUT Hop Creek Farms We are a 35 acre farm using organic practices to grow beef, sheep, pigs, meat birds and layers and produce. Our values and philosophy are that we grow what’s good for our bodies. We use organic practices but are not certified. DESIRED QUALITIES We’re seeking hardworking, nature-loving individuals to help nurture our organic crops  If you thrive in an outdoor setting and have a passion for sustainable farming, this is the opportunity for you! Requirements: Physically fit and able to lift 50+ … Continue reading FARM JOB: Squamish, British Columbia – Hop Creek Farms, Assistant Market Garden Intern

FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 18, 2023

Nutrient Dense Farm in Squamish, BC is seeking a Farm Crew! ABOUT Nutrient Dense Farm Our small scale farm is located in the heart of the beautiful Upper Squamish Valley about 25 minutes out side of Squamish. Both our plots are surrounded by stunning mountain ranges, with creeks and rivers within a 5 minute walk. We currently farm two plots of leased land, one at the Queen of Peace Monastery and our home plot still in the early development phase of its farming evolution. We have 5 acres of land under vegetable & fruit production and 40 acres we hay … Continue reading FARM JOB: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

FARM JOBS: Pemberton, BC – Plenty Wild Farms, 2022 Post-Harvest Lead & Field Crew Member

Posted by Alyssa Belter on March 06, 2022

Are you looking to get started in farming or hone your existing skills on an experienced, organized organic vegetable farm? Plenty Wild Farms in Pemberton, BC is looking for one more Field Crew member and a Post-Harvest Lead for the 2022 season & beyond. Come join our team! ABOUT PLENTY WILD FARMS We are a small, certified organic farm dedicated to growing top-quality produce for our local communities. 2022 will be our 10th year in operation and we plan to grow 50+ different types of vegetables on ~3.5 acres. These veggies will be sold through our online store, farm stand … Continue reading FARM JOBS: Pemberton, BC – Plenty Wild Farms, 2022 Post-Harvest Lead & Field Crew Member

FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Four Beat Farm, Farm Crew

Posted by Taina Uitto on February 10, 2022

Four Beat Farm in Pemberton, BC is seeking Farm Crew for their horse-powered vegetable farm! ABOUT Four Beat Farm THE FARM: Four Beat Farm is a certified organic vegetable farm in the Pemberton Meadows in Lil’wat Territory. The farm was started in 2016 and is led by Naomi with the help of two draft horses, a sassy dog, and lots of human power. The farm is all about “Quality food for everyday eating” and to provide a fulfilling life and livelihood for people growing it. We are looking for motivated, hardworking individuals to join our farm team for 2022 and … Continue reading FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Four Beat Farm, Farm Crew

FARM JOBS: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 20, 2022

Nutrient Dense Farm in Squamish, BC is seeking Farm Crew for the 2022 season! ABOUT Nutrient Dense Farm NUTRIENT DENSE FARM is an aspiring bio-dynamic farm based in the heart of the Upper Squamish Valley. We currently farm two plots of leased land, one at the Queen of Peace Monastery and our home plot still in the early development phase of its farming evolution. Our model promotes, and educates about regenerative agriculture, soil and plant health, environmental stewardship, community development, biodynamic preparations, nutrition, and working with astrological energies to promote a holistic farming experience for all involved! Our Farm Crew … Continue reading FARM JOBS: Squamish, BC – Nutrient Dense Farm, Farm Crew

FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Four Beat Farm, Farm Crew- Horse-powered Vegetable Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on December 31, 2021

Four Beat Farm in Pemberton, BC is seeking Farm Crew for their horse-powered vegetable farm! ABOUT Four Beat Farm THE FARM: Four Beat Farm is a certified organic vegetable farm in the Pemberton Meadows in Lil’wat Territory. The farm was started in 2016 and is led by Naomi with the help of two draft horses, a sassy dog, and lots of human power. The farm is all about “Quality food for everyday eating” and to provide a fulfilling life and livelihood for people growing it. We are looking for motivated, hardworking individuals to join our farm team for 2022 and … Continue reading FARM JOB: Pemberton, BC – Four Beat Farm, Farm Crew- Horse-powered Vegetable Farm

LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 to 30 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – SQUAMISH, BC

Posted by Fai Hui on September 13, 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. ABOUT THE LAND 1 to 30 acres of this 160 acre property in Squamish are available for lease. Smaller (1 acre) or larger plots are available to farmers from the surrounding community. The land may be divided into parcels to accommodate multiple farmers focused on sustainable growing methods (without pesticides). There is a small barn and farm office on the property. There is access to well … Continue reading LAND OPPORTUNITY: 1 to 30 ACRES FARMLAND WITH WELL WATER – SQUAMISH, BC