Farming Connections is a new initiative of Cowichan Green Community in partnership with the Government of Canada’s New Horizons for Seniors Program that focuses on bringing farmers out of the isolating lifestyle that farming creates. The first round of workshops concluded in January 2019.
Please refer to the links below for information and assistance on topics relevant to all farmers, whether aging or aspiring.
Resources for Farmers
Growing a Farmer- Apprenticeship and Mentorship Program
Cowichan Agricultural Society
Cobble Hill Farmer’s Institute
Duncan Farmer’s Market
Cobble Hill Farmer’s Market
Cowichan Valley Co-operative Marketplace (online farmer’s market)
Agrifood Business Management:
Canadian Grants Business Centre
Grants and Loans for Farmers
Canadian Agricultural Partnership