Young Agrarians

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

Inside this issue we feature new products and gadgets, mystifying chemical compounds and new growing techniques for the Orchard and Vineyard Industry. We have features on Canada's first tea farm in the Cowichan Valley, RJT Blueberries and more. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine

This edition is one of my favourite editions of the year! Every summer at this time we publish the Innovation Edition, where we feature new products and gadgets, mystifying chemical compounds, and new growing techniques that we want you discover. more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM Publishers View

Young and Experienced Agrarians

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They may not seem related, but through potlucks and rock stars, knowledge and land is being shared across the country, thanks to the Young Agrarians. more

Feb 4, 2015 12:00 AM 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

Technology for farmers isn’t limited to the big stuff like sprayers and tractors. Good things come in small packages and in this case that small package is your computer, iPhone, iPad or smart device. more

Jul 10, 2014 11:41 AM Articles

Sara Dent, BC coordinator of the Young Agrarians, explained the primary role of the organization is bringing farmers together both online and offline. more

Jun 10, 2014 2:54 PM Articles

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

Young Agrarians

Jean-Luc Parrhesia

At the end of January the Young Agrarians had their first Young Farmer Mixer at Summerhill Pyramid Winery in Kelowna. more

Apr 8, 2013 2:37 PM News