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2017 Volunteer Farm Internship

We’re looking for outstanding candidates for our volunteer internship program hosted at Loutet Farm and the Sutherland Schoolyard Market Garden. Please help spread the word to any who may be interested! DEADLINE: February 3rd, 2017!  Program details and application instructions are available in this PDF document. If you have any questions about the program or the […]

Meet Kim!

Kim recently joined the EGP Farm team, working as a Farmer with Holly. I discovered my passion for all things plants, growing and farming while taking the practicum in sustainable agriculture at UBC in 2012. My favourite part about that internship was becoming so connected to the seasons and realizing that farming is a lifetime […]

Shakespeare in the Garden

To celebrate the first anniversary of the Sutherland Schoolyard Market Garden, the Bard himself will be hosting “Shakespeare in the Garden,” on Wednesday, June 15th, from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. This event will feature quotes, recitations and readings from William Shakespeare and other illustrious authors who have waxed eloquent on all things horticultural, as […]

Maplewood Update!

Wow – I must say, it is hard to believe a few months have passed since we wrote about our seedling area at Maplewood Farm. Now our growing season is in full swing and much of it is due to the early start we get by using the greenhouse at Maplewood Farm.  The farm is actually […]

Meet Our 2016 Volunteer Farm Interns

We’ve got a fantastic 2016 Volunteer Intern Crew working with Holly at Loutet Farm and the Sutherland Schoolyard Market Garden.  You’ll meet them in the field or farm gate sales, but here’s an introduction: Ali Ali recently completed her Certificate in Sustainable Community Development at SFU where she developed an interest in sustainable food systems […]