Gourds at McMillan Farm, Kelowna. Photo: Flickr
We are hosting a webinar to present the findings from the Regional Food Dialogues and recent report, Local Food Futures for British Columbia. Space is limited so please register!
A report released today by the Real Estate Foundation of BC found that local food leaders express a strong desire for a regional vision for a food system that includes mentorship of new farmers, farmland protection and improved access to local food.
Grants Manager Hedy Rubin visited Haida Gwaii in January with the UBC School of Community and Regional Planning. Photo Credit: Malcolm Maclean
Grants Manager Hedy Rubin recently visited Haida Gwaii with a group from the UBC School of Community and Regional Planning. Read more about her experience.
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.