Farming Connections

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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. Our goal is to engage ageing farmers by holding a series of six workshops coming in the fall of 2018. These workshops will cover a variety of topics of interest to ageing farmers.

Workshop Topic: Facilitated by: When: Where:
Travel in Retirement Cindy Jones of Marlin Travel October 17th

6:00-7:00

2431 Beverly St.
Duncan B.C.
Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOPs) Jeremy Smyth of ESOPbuilders.com October 24th
6:00-7:00
360 Duncan St.
Duncan B.C.
Health and Wellness in Retirement Tiffany Brawn R.H.N.C. of The Community Farm Store November 7th

6:00-7:00

2431 Beverly St.
Duncan B.C.
Succession Planning Palmer Leslie Chartered Accountants November 14th

6:00-7:00

2431 Beverly St.
Duncan B.C.
Connecting Aspiring to Retiring Farmers youngagrarians.com – Land Linking Event November 24th

Time to be announced.

3550 Watson Ave. Cobble Hill B.C.

For any questions or to register for a workshop please contact kat@cowichangreencommunity.org or call 250-748-8506.

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