Rock Star Farmer Tour with Curtis Stone
Date: February 21, 2015: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Location: Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Langley Campus - Auditorium, 20901 Langley Bypass, Langley
Proceeds support Young Agrarians to grow programs in 2015! In true Young Agrarians style, please bring a potluck dish to share and tools to eat with. Coffee, tea, water will be provided. Please bring a mug or container for hot beverages and / or water.
Is it possible to make a good living on less than an acre of land? Learn how you can farm on just a quarter acre of land and make $50,000, or even $100,000 on half an acre. Curtis Stone is the owner/operator of Green City Acres, a commercial urban farm in Kelowna, BC. Since 2010, he has been successfully farming on multiple urban lots in the city’s downtown, and will demonstrate to you, that you can farm on very small plots of land without the debt burden of a mortgage or the high capital expenses of the usual infrastructure that most farms
Date: February 22, 2015
Location: St. Andrews Anglican Church, 20955 Old Yale road, Langley
Want Land? Got Land?
Are you a farmer looking for land?
Are you a landowner looking for farmers?
We Want You!
A workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. If lucky, you may meet your future farmer, or find the right owner with a great piece of land to farm on!
1pm-6pm Land Linking Workshop - Network, Talk Farm Business & Organizational Models, Leases & Licenses, Succession Planning
6pm-8pm Potluck & Social - Foodies & Farm Lovers: Join us for an evening of celebration for an all ages Young Agrarians dinner potluck. Bring a dish to share and tools to eat with. Bring loved ones and friends!
2014 CYFF Family Farm 2.0
Preparing for 2050 national conference
Date: February 27 to March 2, 2015
Annually, the CYFF hosts a 4 day conference and general members meeting. The conference offers a dynamic agenda filled with unforgettable speakers that present on topics which leave young farmers feeling motivated, inspired and educated. Young producers from coast to coast thoroughly enjoy the training they attain and the opportunity to network with fellow producers in a professional yet fun environment.
Delta Farm Tours
Date: March 7, 2015
Like innovative farming? Join us for our upcoming Delta Farm Tours. This tour showcases some of the most progressive young farmer operations right in your backyard (and if Delta isn’t in your backyard...we’ll get you there for free).