Land Linking - Cobble Hill, BC
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. If lucky, you may meet your future farmer, or find the right landowner with a great piece of land to farm on! Everyone welcome - farmers, landowners, veggie growers, orchardists, apiarists, livestock farmers - if you can grow it, we want to help you find land!
Date: Saturday, November 24, 2018
Location: Cobble Hill Farmers Institute Hall | 3550 Watson Ave, Cobble Hill, BC, V0R 1L3
1 pm - 6 pm Land Linking Workshop - Networking; Presentation on Land Linking, Farm Business Structuring, Case Studies, Leases & Licenses; Expert Panel
*This is a great opportunity to meet Young Agrarians Land Matchers and learn about land matching in your region. Land Matchers offer hands-on, personalized support in finding land or a farmer - come out and see how we can support you!*
6 pm - 9 pm Community Potluck and Farmer Slideshows - Come join us to share a meal and for an evening of community and celebration of the season and our local farmers!
Bring your family! Bring your friends! Bring a dish to share and plates/cutlery to eat with. The community potluck is open to all - Land Linkers, farmers, food lovers, family, friends, community members, the more the merrier! Stay after the Land Link or just come to share food and connect
Enjoy stories from the fields of local farmers with the farmer slideshow, and share highlights and challenges encountered this year. If you would like to share the story of your farm and season, get in touch with your local land matcher firstname.lastname@example.org to have a slideshow submitted for the presentation!
The event is free, and you are welcome to offer a contribution to help support our programs in 2018 by making a contribution in cash at the event or through your ticket purchase. Charitable donations can be made through Canada Helps by using the drop down menu under FarmFolk CityFolk to select the Young Agrarians program: https://www.canadahelps.org/en/charities/farmfolk-cityfolk/
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Young Agrarians is a partnership with FarmFolk CityFolk Society. Our vision is to grow the next generation of farmers and food lovers in British Columbia!
The B.C. Land Matching Program is funded on Vancouver Island by the B.C. Ministry of Agriculture and Cowichan Valley Regional District. Thank you to Cowichan Green Community for providing in-kind program support and helping make this event possible through the Government of Canada's New Horizons for Seniors Program.
Cobble Hill Hall (View)
3550 Watson Ave
Cobble Hill, BC V0R 1L3
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|