One day you finally knew what you had to do, and Began.

I’m Adam. So… conversation starters?  I talk to plants. For half of the world’s population, this is not at all unusual, commonplace, even. And most of us, I think, secretly harbor some kind of fairy-dust eye-of-newt moist-root instinct, as if we want so badly to believe in what seems too irrational to give any heed … Continue reading

Exploring Urban Agriculture in Portland, Oregon

Hello, my name is Andrew Heneghan, and I’m a new contributor with the Young Agrarians. I’m originally from St. John’s, Newfoundland later spending a considerable amount of time in Keene, New Hampshire, and Vancouver, British Columbia.  A North American with international tendencies.  I’m excited about Young Agrarians push to promote farming for young people in … Continue reading

Farmer’s Filmanac – Capturing Young Agrarians

Presenting… drum roll… the first Young Agrarians video by Hannah Roessler. Video captured at the BC Food Systems Network 2012 Gathering! Hannah runs an incredible blog project called the Farmer’s Filmanac, a website dedicated to farmer-to-farmer knowledge sharing through text, photo and video. I can’t say enough about how awesome Hannah’s website is.  And the … Continue reading

August Potluck – Farmers on 57th

Young Agrarians has partnered up with Vancouver Urban Farming Society to host a monthly potluck on one of Vancouver’s beautiful urban farms.  The location changes every month and includes a farm tour and DIY feast!  Join us! Friend, foodie, farmer – everyone welcome:) Next Potluck @ Farmers on 57th: August 23rd, 2012 Farm tour 6 pm Potluck 7 … Continue reading

Deconstructing Dinner @ Vancity

You’re invited: It’s not dinner… we’re deconstructing it! Vancity’s Grass Roots team invites you to join us for an hour of inspiration with Jon Steinman. Topic: Deconstructing Dinner for Resilient Food Secure Communities Event is free but seats are limited – so please RSVP ASAP: skygarden@vancity.com….and if you change your plans later, please let us know … Continue reading