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FARM JOB: Armstrong & Vernon, British Columbia – Pilgrims’ Produce, Market Garden Farm Worker

Posted by JoHana Harcourt on January 20, 2023

Pilgrims’ Produce in Armstrong & Vernon, British Columbia is seeking a Market Garden Farm Worker! ABOUT Pilgrims’ Produce We offer a large variety of vegetables, fruits, berries and nuts mainly to folks in our local community via Farmer’s Markets, our own CSA box program, U-Pick as well as other local outlets. Just minutes to Vernon & Armstrong at the base of Eagle Rock cliff face, it’s a stunning place to get to work! We farm 13.7 acres using a few tractors and lots of man/woman power. With 6 high tunnel greenhouses along with field crops, orchards and permaculture sections we … Continue reading FARM JOB: Armstrong & Vernon, British Columbia – Pilgrims’ Produce, Market Garden Farm Worker

FARM JOBS: ARMSTRONG, BC – Pilgrims’ Produce, Fruit Worker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 21, 2022

Pilgrims’ Produce near Armstrong and Vernon is looking for a Fruit Worker for the 2022 season! This established certified organic farm is a fun place to work. It’s peaceful, inspiring, hard-work and rewarding! ABOUT PILGRIMS’ PRODUCE Pilgrims’ Produce is a 13.7 acre farm nestled below the beautiful Eagle Rock Cliffs, close to Armstrong and Vernon BC. We are a certified organic mixed farm growing a wide variety of vegetables, as well as fruits, berries and nuts. This farm was established in 1991 with big vision and passion, caring for this little piece of land and for the community around us. … Continue reading FARM JOBS: ARMSTRONG, BC – Pilgrims’ Produce, Fruit Worker

JOB: VERNON, BC (& REMOTE) – Organic BC, Accreditation Program Manager

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 22, 2022

Organic BC, based in Vernon, is seeking to hire an Accreditation Program Manager to support the Accreditation Board. This is a full-time permanent position, for 30 hours per week, $25.00 per hour (plus benefits after 3 months), Monday to Thursday. Organic BC is a non-profit organization that values healthy soil, biological diversity and ecological harmony. Organic BC supports and advocates for a stronger, more resilient organic sector. More information can be found on our website. The Accreditation Board (AB) administers the provincial organic accreditation program (BCCOP). This involves accreditation of BC Certification Bodies who, in turn, certify organic farms, processors … Continue reading JOB: VERNON, BC (& REMOTE) – Organic BC, Accreditation Program Manager

FARM JOB: Mara, BC – Wild Flight Farm, Field Lead

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 31, 2022

Wild Flight Farm in Mara, BC is seeking a Field Lead! ABOUT Wild Flight Farm Wild Flight Farm is a 24-acre certified organic mixed vegetable farm in Mara, BC that has grown into a successful business over the past 30 years. This firmly-established family farm has a strong following at year-round farmer’s markets in the communities of Salmon Arm and Revelstoke. Produce is also shipped weekly to organic home delivery services in Kelowna and Vernon. Over the years the farm has developed to include 13 high tunnels and a large heated house for seedling production. We grow all our own … Continue reading FARM JOB: Mara, BC – Wild Flight Farm, Field Lead

FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – Wild Antho, Apiary Technician

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 14, 2022

Wild Antho in Armstrong, B.C. is seeking a Apiary Technician for the 2022 season! ABOUT Wild Antho Our farm is located in the beautiful fields and wild lands of the North Okanagan/Shuswap on the unceded, ancestral territories of the Syilx Nation and the Secwepemc Nation. We breed queen bees, produce bee stock, provide pollination services, and produce honey. Our honey is raw and kept as close to its natural state every step of the way. The honey is unpasteurized to preserve the natural qualities of raw honey, and all of the subtle floral flavours. Our bee yards are primarily located … Continue reading FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – Wild Antho, Apiary Technician

FARM JOBS: ARMSTRONG, BC – Pilgrims’ Produce, Market Garden Farm Workers

Posted by Michalina Hunter on January 14, 2022

Pilgrims’ Produce, near Armstrong and Vernon, BC, is seeking Market Garden Farm Workers for the 2022 season! This established certified organic farm is fun, peaceful, inspiring, hard-work and rewarding! ABOUT PILGRIMS’ PRODUCE We grow a large variety of vegetables, fruits, berries and nuts for folks in our local community via: Farmer’s Markets, our own CSA box program, U-Pick as well as other local outlets. Just minutes to Vernon and Armstrong at the base of Eagle Rock cliff face we farm 13.7 acres using a few tractors and lots of man (and woman) power. With 6 high tunnel greenhouses along with … Continue reading FARM JOBS: ARMSTRONG, BC – Pilgrims’ Produce, Market Garden Farm Workers

SEPT 12, 2021: OYAMA, BC – Farm Tour at 4 Elements Farm

Posted by Michalina Hunter on August 31, 2021

You’re invited to a farm tour at 4 Elements Farm in Oyama, BC! Sarah and Michael have been farming for 14 years. They started with a 1/2 acre garden, then expanded onto a neighbouring property with an additional 3 acres of leased land. In 2020 they purchased a new property and are currently farming 3 acres of mixed vegetables and developing a small fruit and nut orchard. Don’t miss the chance to ask these experienced organic farmers all your questions! DATE: Sunday, September 12, 2021 • 4-7pm LOCATION: Syilx (Okanagan) Territory. 15530 Sawmill Rd, Lake Country, BC V4V 2E2 REGISTER: … Continue reading SEPT 12, 2021: OYAMA, BC – Farm Tour at 4 Elements Farm

JULY 18, 2021: VERNON, BC – Land Social at Silverstar Veggies

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 23, 2021 4 Comments

You’re invited to a socially-distanced outdoor Land Social at Silverstar Veggies in Vernon, B.C.! If you’re curious about what land matching and sharing is all about, join us for the event. Be inspired and learn about the incredible farming that can be done on leased land! Silverstar Veggies is a brand new market garden on the boundary of city and countryside. Farmer Eric and his partner Miho converted an acre of grass into gardens in just a few weeks! They farm over 40 different types of vegetables, but specialize in greens and tomatoes. We’ll tour the farm, network, and look … Continue reading JULY 18, 2021: VERNON, BC – Land Social at Silverstar Veggies

FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – Greenlion Farms, Production Hand

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 30, 2021

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Greenlion Farms in Armstrong, BC is seeking a full-time permanent Production Hand! ABOUT Greenlion Farms Our farm is a part of CubicFarm Systems utilizing controlled, hydroponic growing chambers for lettuce crops, herbs, and micro greens. Our facility is completely enclosed and controlled, allowing us to grow our crops ALL YEAR ROUND! We are associated with their brokerage branch, allowing us to distribute our produce through contracts with major domestic distributors. Our focus and goal is to be able to supply local restaurants and retailers with domestic, local, high quality and consistent produce 12 months per year, without having to import … Continue reading FARM JOB: Armstrong, BC – Greenlion Farms, Production Hand

FARM JOB: Vernon, BC – Farm Helper

Posted by Michalina Hunter on April 12, 2021

A mixed farm in Vernon, BC is seeking a Farm Helper! ABOUT The Farm Located on Silver Star Road. 4 acre farm, only 2 acres is in use at the moment as I just bought the property. Growing: Organic garlic (1/2 acre worth ) 10 apple trees 2 cherry trees 1 pear tree 3 plum trees Chickens Tomatoes Raspberries Strawberries Blackberries Variety of vegetables Tools: Tractor and ride on lawn mower / push mower and gardening tools Fruit stand on property for sales. A safe place to work and play so we produce good food to sell and eat. DESIRED … Continue reading FARM JOB: Vernon, BC – Farm Helper