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September 25, 2017 | Jobs & OpportunitiesThis is a great farm opportunity for a motivated individual or couple to engage in farming in the Amherst area by the lovely Shinimicas River. An elderly woman with experience in animal husbandry and organic agriculture is looking for live-in farm help. Interested person(s) would take care of the farm and house chores in exchange for accommodations in the main house, and the use of farm infrastructure and gardens for own benefit. A person with initiative and skills to work independently.
September 19, 2017 | For SaleAil de semence à vendre - sud-est NB Demander la liste de plus de 40 cultivars d’ail disponible pour cet automne : firstname.lastname@example.org. Cultivé selon méthodes bio et biodynamique mais surtout avec beaucoup d'amour! Seed garlic for sale - South-eastern NB Request our list of more than 40 garlic cultivars, ready for planting this fall: email@example.com. Grown according to organic and biodynamic principles and much TLC!
September 11, 2017 | Jobs & OpportunitiesLooking for agricultural start-up entrepreneurs to possibly lease farmland/outbuildings/equipment in NS, NB or PEI. We plan to buy a farm next spring (still looking) and wish to lease out all of it, except for the house, to be used organically, responsibly. Terms negotiable, we wish to only cover property taxes. Let's talk and share our dreams. email: firstname.lastname@example.org -We will travel the provinces in Oct. and can visit face-to-face then.
September 03, 2017 | Jobs & OpportunitiesCodiac Organics is host to a buying group of farms/individuals who have small flocks of chickens or other livestock in which they need small amounts of feed on an ongoing basis. Savings normally amounts to almost $10 savings per bag from regular retail outlets, however participants should 'order ahead' to ensure their needs are met when feed is needed. Some amount of extras often on hand. For more info email email@example.com or call/text 506.870.0772
August 21, 2017 | Jobs & Opportunities
About 2ac of organic farm land available in Shemogue, NB. Are you a budding market gardener wanting to try your hand at farming? We have just the ticket for you! In exchange for about 4 hours of labour a week, we offer, free of charge, a greenhouse (for an early start for your seedlings), three Hanley tunnels, a barn, electricity, a well, tools, and Lyné's mentorship. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to start your farming career with minimal start-up capital, and on-site mentorship.
August 14, 2017 | WantedLooking for a local source of honey, in which the bees are not supplemented sugar. We lived out west for a few years and still have a source there, but would like something in Atlantic Canada, preferably New Brunswick. Thank you in advance.
July 31, 2017 | For Sale
Fork lift for three point hitch tractors. Has power side to side and power lift. Levers are on the lift itself. Can lift at least three ton. Requires one hydraulic hook up on the tractor.
Asking $2700. Maurice Girouard, 506 955-3799; cell 856-0172 and email: firstname.lastname@example.org
July 19, 2017 | For Sale
For sale frozen haskap berries, asking $8 per pound
Phone 506-433-3725 or 506-432-0687
July 04, 2017 | For SaleDesigned by a LEED certified architect, this modern passive solar home is situated on a 25 acre sustainably managed woodlot that includes a creek and access to the Confederation Trail. From the kitchen windows you can view an abundant organically grown garden bursting with vegetables for a summer and fall harvest. This peaceful setting is located within minutes of the town of Montague while still an easy commute to Charlottetown for working professionals. (https://passivepei.wordpress.com/)
July 04, 2017 | Jobs & Opportunities
Windhorse Farm is hiring for a year-round part-time housekeeping position. Hours may vary at approximately 15-30 weekly, depending on how busy we are. The successful applicant will have a reliable vehicle, cell phone, regular access to a reliable computer, and will enjoy cleaning and organizing. This person works co-operatively with other Habitats staff including Hosting, Housekeeping, and Maintenance personnel.
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