Young Agrarians offers tools for learning and farming!

 

APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM – The Alberta Apprenticeship Program, created in partnership with Organic Alberta, is an annual immersion program in regenerative agriculture. Learn more here.

BUSINESS MENTORSHIP PROGRAM & RESOURCES – We offer a B.C. Business Mentorship Program pairing up new farmers annually with 35-40 hours of mentorship and education with established farm business operators to develop business skills. Check our our Business page and blog to find resources and tools for your farm business.

FARM CLUBS – Check out this great guide created by the YA Alberta crew for building community and sharing knowledge in your community through farm clubs!

JOBS – Please visit the JOBS blog to see what new opportunities are in circulation! Send us your great job op to add to the blog.

LAND ACCESS TOOLS – We have developed a B.C. and Ontario Land Access Guide as a start-up primer for new farmers wanting to get onto land. We also offer Lease and License templates with plain English side-bars to help land owners and farmers negotiate agreements. We host Land Linking workshops in the fall and winter months to bring together land owners and land seekers. As well, currently we are piloting a three-year B.C. Land Matching Program, that offers hands-on, land matching and technical assistance support to pair up farmers ready to start businesses with landowners!

SURVEY – Help us learn more about your needs as a new farmer! Make yourself a pot of tea and get nerdy with us. To fill out the Young Agrarians Canada Farmer Survey click me🙂

U-MAP – A national interactive Resource Map focused on centralizing information from farms, to land, suppliers and more- for new and existing farmers in the ecological and certified organic sector. Add your resource to the map or find a resource. If you are mapping resources in your area, please get in touch!

Let us know what tools you need! farm@youngagrarians.org

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