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Field Day at Fresh Valley Farms

Fresh Valley Farms 1346 Mountain View Road, Armstrong, BC, British Columbia

On Sunday, Sept. 18th, join Organic BC for an in-person field day at Fresh Valley Farms! Take a tour of the farm and learn about their rotational grazing practices, cover cropping and forage program, on-farm slaughter/cut/wrap, and field management, and dive deeper into the transition of one field to organic. You’ll also hear from guest […]

Fraser Valley Field Day: Cover Cropping

ReFeed Farms & Davistead Farms 21782 76B Avenue, Langley Township, British Columbia

This field day is geared toward all BC farmers interested in learning more about cover cropping in agriculture. Register here. Cover cropping is a method of planting that helps build healthy soil and can be practiced in any farming operation. Cover cropping keeps the ground covered and helps with continued carbon sequestration in non-production areas. […]

Land Social & Tool School at Linden Lane Farms

Linden Lane Farms 3850 Krestova Lower Rd, Krestova, BC

You’re invited to an outdoor Land Social and Tool School at Linden Lane Farms in Krestova (near Nelson). Linden Lane Farms operates on leased family land, as well as two other properties in the area, with agreements supported through the BC Land Matching Program. The thriving organic farm serves retail, Farmers Markets and consumers directly […]

2022 BC Farmers’ Markets Conference

Massey Theatre 735 8th Ave, New Westminster, British Columbia

The BC Farmers’ Markets Conference is a once-a-year opportunity to get together with your farmers’ market peers to share best practices, learn from industry experts, build connections and gain inspiration to carry you through the 2022 farmers’ market season. We’ll be bringing together farmers’ market organizers, farmers, vendors, partners and community collaborators seeking to engage […]

2022 BC Land Forum

Online

Young Agrarians' third annual LAND FORUM is here! We were thrilled to see so many of you in the community this summer at our on-farm Land Socials. The B.C. Land Matching Program team is super excited to welcome you back to learn together and take a deeper dive into information and interactive sessions about land […]

From The Ground Up: Everything you need to know about seed libraries

Online

Join FarmFolk CityFolk for a virtual event exploring all things Seed Libraries! Learn about basic and advanced seed saving, growing and saving regionally adapted seeds, community engagement for seed returns, native plant seeds in your seed library, and streamlining your record keeping processes. Whether you are new to seed saving, a home gardener, starting a […]

Living Soil – Methods to Regenerate Soil Life

Refeed Canada 7387 216 Street, Langley, British Columbia

Come and learn practical methods of regenerating soil life and about the synergy between biodynamic, organic and regenerative agriculture. Presented by the Biodynamic Agriculture Society of British Columbia. Program: Welcome, Coffee and Registration 9:30am to 10:00am Tour of Refeed farm operation 10:00am to 10:30am Synergy between Biodynamic/ Organic/Regenerative Agriculture Approaches . Discussion of cover crop […]

National Farmers Union 2022 Convention – Confronting Consolidation

With costs rising, numbers of farmers dropping and a corporate world thriving like we’ve never seen before, the NFU wants to invite you to join us as we confront concentration in our food system! Organizing, education, action and solidarity are needed in order to push for change and we invite you to join in on […]

Hatch Your Farm + Food Business

Hastings Room at the PNE Grounds 2901 E Hastings St, Vancouver, British Columbia

Hatch Your Farm + Food Business is a six-part workshop designed and delivered by food industry experts Good to Grow, in collaboration with BC Association of Farmers’ Markets, with support from Vancity. Date of Workshop: Tuesday January 17, 2023 Time: 9am to 5pm Location: Hastings Room at the PNE Grounds – 2901 E Hastings St, […]

$60

How to Access Farmland Using Cooperative Models

Online

This webinar panel digs into how co-operatives in British Columbia are making farmland accessible for sustainable farming. Panelists will discuss why they formed a co-op, what it is all about, what the key challenges are, and how their co-ops are addressing these. Learn more and register at: nfu.ca/event/how-to-access-farmland-using-cooperative-models   Webinar Chair Antonio Gomes runs Cavaleiro Farm in […]

2023 Pacific Agricultural Show

Tradex Exhibition Centre (Abbotsford Airport)

The Pacific Agriculture Show will showcase the latest and most innovative equipment and technology for the agriculture industry. Join thousands of farmers and agri-food producers in comparing and investigating what over 300 exhibitors have to make your operation more efficient. BC’s agriculture industry is unique in its diversity and the Show attracts an attendance from […]

Organic BC Beer Night – Sponsored by Gambrinus Malting

Online

Organic BC is hosting its 2nd annual Beer Night, a Zoom-based hangout on Thursday, February 2nd between 7pm and 9pm. The event last year was a real hit, and this year's agenda will be equally non-serious! The sole point of the hangout is to do just that, so bring your favourite bevvie (or two, or […]

Free