VI Agriculture Show
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Friday, Feb. 2, 2018
Free Admission


You are invited to attend the Islands Agriculture Show as our guests – Feb. 2, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mark your calendar! This is the Islands’ largest agricultural event of the year.


The Islands Agriculture Show provides opportunity to learn about where food comes from. Join us at the show to see the McBarleys Apple Press, Planting Station, 4-H Booth, the Kid’s Activity Center and more. RSVP with the Island Agriculture Show by email: or by phone: 250-748-0822


Saturday, Feb. 10 to Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018


Join the Agrarians for their Vancouver Island 5th Winter Mixer at Camp Pringle in Shawnigan Lake on beautiful Vancouver Island for two days of farming workshops & networking. Coast Salish Territory: Camp Pringle, 2520 W Shawnigan Lake Rd., Shawnigan Lake Sliding scale $75 to 125. All funds raised go to cover the cost of the event. Work trade options are available; contact Moss at:




Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018
1 to 6:00 p.m. Land Linking Workshop


Running concurrently with the Vancouver Island Winter Mixer. Are you a farmer looking for land? Are you a landowner looking for farmers? Join the Young Agrarians to network, learn about leases, and more. Email:


WARNING: You may find a farmer who can turn your vacant field into a productive farm, or keep your productive farm in production. Land seekers, you may find a landowner with the land opportunity you’ve been seeking. Come with an idea of what you are looking for and a quick synopsis of your vision for your land or future farm. List your land or farm dream on the YA U-MAP today:


6 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018
Camp Pringle, 2520 W Shawnigan Lake Rd,
Shawnigan Lake


There is nothing better n’ sharing a community made meal together. The Young Agrarians Community Potluck is free, open to all ages, and for the whole community (not just those attending the mixer). Please bring a dish to share. Invite your friends and family – the more, the merrier!