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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: April 14, 2017!  Program details and application instructions are available in this PDF document. If you have any questions about the program or […]

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We’re Hiring! – Education Coordinator

Are you or someone you know passionate about teaching young students in the garden?  Want to join a great team working to get students out of the classroom and into school gardens across the North Shore? We’re hiring an Education Coordinator.  See the attached job description and please share widely.  Posting closes January 18, 2017. Download […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Rescheduled: Volunteer Orientation for EGP School Program

This event has been rescheduled from March 4th, 2016 to April 6th, 2016. ————————— Like teaching kids?  Like growing food?  On Wednesday, April 6th from 12:30-2:30pm @ Loutet Farm, we’ll be hosting another orientation for community members interested in volunteering with our school garden program. Come to the orientation and learn about our education programs […]

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2016 Volunteer Farm Internship

We’re looking for 2-5 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 14th!  Program details and application instructions are available in this PDF download. NEW: High School Students can apply for our Student […]