Photo: Picture BC
To address challenges of land access for beginning farmers, the Young Agrarians are hosting workshops across the province to encourage and facilitate dialogue between land owners and new farmers. Register for a workshop near you!
We are pleased to welcome Kimiko Johanson to our team as Administrative Coordinator. Kimiko will be the first point of contact for the Real Estate Foundation, providing support to the office and our Board of Governors. Welcome, Kimiko!
Chilliwack Lake. Photo: Picture BC
This week the Real Estate Foundation, along with other water leaders, signed a statement to the provincial government expressing support for the BC Water Sustainability Act and development of its regulations.
Produce like this homegrown winter squash is sold at farm stands, farmers' markets and other locations in BC.
The Real Estate Foundation and the BC Sustainable Food Systems Working Group are holding the first of six regional dialogues today in Prince George.
Imagine returning from a trip to Japan, crossing over to Alaska, passing down to Portland, and then swimming 900 kilometres up the Columbia River, jumping over nine dams, and finally arriving in Penticton on the edge of Lake Okanagan.
The fifth annual Land Awards Gala was held on October 17, 2014 at the Fairmont Waterfront Hotel in Vancouver. The inspiring and entertaining evening, hosted once again by MC David Beers, included a keynote speech from CBC anchor Peter Mansbridge, and presentation of four Land Awards.
1223 residents in Metro Vancouver participated in the residential survey. Photo: City of Surrey, Picture BC
A report funded by the Real Estate Foundation of BC found that Metro Vancouver residents strongly prefer living in neighbourhoods where they can walk to shops, restaurants and public recreation areas.