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Young Agrarians is a network for new and young ecological farmers. Our program works to facilitate farmer2farmer knowledge transfer, and reverse the national trend of the declining number of new farm operators 35 and younger in Canada. more

Oct 2, 2017 2:51 PM Fruit Opinions

Roger Woo instantly knew he wanted to farm in the Lower Mainland from the first moment he saw the region.With experience growing crops across North America, from Virginia to Ontario, he felt most drawn to growing food in this fertile valley more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM Fruit Opinions

Feast of Fields

Photo by Ronda Payne

Feast of Fields is a fundraiser for FarmFolk CityFolk with three events held this year in West Kelowna, Victoria and Langley with net proceeds going to fund a portion of FarmFolk CityFolk’s work throughout the province. more

Oct 1, 2016 1:11 AM News

Feast of Fields is a wandering gourmet harvest festival that highlights the connections between farmers and chefs, field and table, and between farm folks and city folks. more

Jun 9, 2016 11:12 AM News

FarmFolkCityFolk organized Feast of Fields as annual fundraisers to highlight the connections between farmers and chefs and to increase the connections between farm folks and city folks. more

Aug 18, 2015 12:10 PM Articles

Want Land? Got Land? Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? We Want You! Join us for a workshop on the nuts and bolts of land linking. more

Jan 15, 2015 10:04 AM Articles

Feast of Fields 2013

Sofia Kuan

It’s a feast of fabulous bounty of fresh food combined and prepared in a most delicious and pleasing way. more

Sep 25, 2013 3:22 PM News

What is a family business like? Is it more than just working in your business with one or more family members? The best businesses operate like a family business, where everyone is collaborating and pulling together. more

Sep 25, 2013 3:15 PM Publishers View

The 5th Annual FarmFolk CityFolk Okanagan Feast of Fields being held on Sunday, August 18th at Little Church Organics in Kelowna is now sold out! Described as a four-hour wandering harvest festival, it showcases some of the very best of the region. more

Aug 14, 2013 1:57 PM News

Some people say young people have no dedication or work ethic. They obviously haven’t met the youth who want into farming, but don’t know how to get their fingers in the dirt in the face of rising land costs coupled with stiff competition. more

Jul 21, 2013 4:27 PM Articles

Kim Stansfield of Summerland's Vinegar Works

Darcy Nybo

The second annual ‘Meet Your Maker’ event in West Kelowna in March was organized by FarmFolk CityFolk. This annual networking event for B.C. food producers and food buyers pairs small-scale regional growers with regional food businesses. more

Apr 8, 2013 2:44 PM News