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Organic BC Beer Night – Sponsored by Gambrinus Malting


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 […]


BC Organic Agriculture Networking Event – Kootenays

Nelson & District Chamber of Commerce 91 Baker St, Nelson, British Columbia, Canada

Join Organic BC, Kootenay Organic Growers Society, and Kootenay & Boundary Farm Advisors for a chance to gather, network and find out what's happening in the organic sector. Discuss organic and regenerative agriculture with regional producers, and talk to provincial organizations about future opportunities and policy outlooks for organic farmers in the province. And, hear […]


Nitrogen – Soil Test Interpretation


Join Dru Yates (Consultant, E.S. Cropconsult Ltd.) and Josh Andrews (Nutrient Management Specialist, BCMAF) for a 2-hr virtual workshop on nitrogen management. In this workshop, participants will: Apply the Four R’s of nutrient management to field vegetable scenarios (with a focus on the south coast of BC), Interpret post-harvest nitrate test values, Navigate the BC […]


BC Organic Agriculture Networking Event – Okanagan

Claremont Ranch Organics 9011 Shanks Road, Lake Country, BC, Canada

Looking to improve fruit size and yields in your orchard or garden fruit trees? Wondering how to balance growth and fruiting? Join Organic BC for a half-day pruning workshop with tree fruit horticulturist, Molly Thurston. The workshop will start at Claremont Ranch Organics, with mature and mid-sized apple and pear trees. From there, you’ll continue […]


BC Agriculture Networking Event – Exploring Agriculture in the Cariboo

Kersley Community Hall 4829 Edwards Rd, Kersley, BC, Canada

Is farming in your DNA? On Saturday, Feb. 18th, come and investigate opportunities and challenges in a timely discussion with a panel of producers representing a broad range of Cariboo agriculture, from beef to berries to beets. The round table discussion will be followed by a catered lunch and updates on other agricultural initiatives in […]


Online Farmer to Farmer Discussion – Principles of Rotational Grazing


Join experienced organic ranchers Tristan Banwell of Spray Creek Ranch and Steve Meggait of Fresh Valley Farms for a presentation on the principles of rotational grazing, followed by an interactive discussion on the finer points of the following topics: Fencing - permanent perimeter, interior subdivision, smaller livestock fencing and layout options Water - the use […]


Columbia Basin Mixer

Wildflower School 811 Stanley Street, Nelson, British Columbia, Canada

The Columbia Basin Mixer is happening February 25-26, 2023! Gather with farmers and food lovers on Sinixt, Ktunaxa and Syilx Territories in Nelson for two days of workshops and networking. In the spirit of Young Agrarians Mixers, this will be an opportunity to engage and connect with others, share ideas, and access the knowledge and […]

BC Organic Networking Event – Vancouver Island

Gladstone Brewing 244 4th St, Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada

A chance for island organic growers to gather, network and discuss current issues. Organic and organic-curious farmers are invited to join Organic BC and the Mid Island Farmers' Institute at Gladstone Brewing in Courtenay for a fun time to connect with the organic community, compare stories about the epic 2022 season, discuss challenges and plan […]


Grazing Management Workshop

Prestige Hotel 4411 32 St, Vernon, British Columbia, Canada

The BC Forage Council and the North Okanagan Livestock Association are hosting a free Grazing Management Workshop on March 1st from 5:30 – 9:30 pm at The Prestige Hotel in Vernon, BC. Join us to dig into advanced grazing principles, including topics such as forage supply analysis and carrying capacity of the land, animal nutrition […]

Indigenous Food Sovereignty with Jacob Beaton


Do you want to learn about Indigenous Food Sovereignty? Join for an in-depth conversation with Jacob Beaton, an award-winning Indigenous entrepreneur and leader! In this conversation we’ll be diving into what Indigenous Food Sovereignty means and how to make it a reality. Jacob Beaton, who operates Tea Creek Farm in Kitwanga, BC, will be leading […]

BC Organic Agriculture Networking Event – Coast Region

Fraserland Organics and Barnside Brewing 6655 60 Avenue, Delta, British Columbia, Canada

Tour Fraserland Organics' specialized weeding equipment, followed by lunch at their on-farm brewery, Barnside Brewing Co. On Wednesday, March 15th, join Organic BC and Fraserland Organics in Delta for an organic agriculture regional networking event! Learn about weed control in grain and vegetable production Tour weeding equipment (rotary hoe, tine weeder, camera-guided cultivators and more) […]


Organic Innovation Series Screening

The Beer Farmers 8324 Pemberton Meadows Road, Pemberton, British Columbia, Canada

On Tuesday, March 21st, join Organic BC at The Beer Farmers brewery in Pemberton for a screening of three virtual field days from the recently produced Organic Innovation Series. Dig into innovative farming practices that are strengthening operations and boosting resilience in the face of current challenges! Featured farms include Helmer’s Organic Farm, Ice Cap […]