The Sharing Farm would like to extend a very heartfelt THANK YOU to all our supporters, friends, and community who made our 5th Annual Garlic Festival a fabulous success! You helped us raise almost $18,000 towards our mission of growing food, growing farmers, growing community. These funds help us keep providing fresh healthy food to […]
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For Immediate Release Summer Solstice Potluck With A Salt Spring Flavour The Sharing Farm And Salt Spring Coffee Come Together For The Richmond Community Richmond, B.C. June 10, 2013 – This year’s Summer Solstice Potluck on June 20, at Richmond’s Terra Nova Rural Park will honour Salt Spring Coffee for giving new life to The […]
Farmers are always trying to come up with ways create small efficiencies wherever we can. At The Sharing Farm, any improvement helps us grow more nutritious produce for families in need. Thanks to a donation from Canada Wide Communications of eight hand-held CV radios, our efforts have will now be much easier. Until recently, we […]
Years ago, when the farm was newly established in Terra Nova, the City of Richmond placed the Beaumann Garage wisely off limits to The Sharing Farm. We are very good at “temporarily” inhabiting spaces.
“October 12th was our last volunteer day at the Sharing Farm for this year. Farm manager, Kareno, mentioned they harvested 2,700 pounds of squash! Alas some were so small and hard they had to be composted. With the long dry spell we had this year between July and early October, they did not hand water the […]
On December 1st, the popular Sharing Farm Market is going to the Richmond Fair Trade Fair. If our market wasn’t already enough to get you going, we’ll be joining 10,000 Villages Gifts, La Tienda Fair Trade Co-op and others offering local and fair trade goods. The fair will also have culturally diverse foods and music.
The Sharing Farm is growing, thanks to a $75,000 grant awarded by VanCity’s enviroFund.
Thank you to all of the volunteers, sponsors, and attendees who helped make the Garlic Festival a success. What a success it was! We were able to introduce over 2,000 visitors to the farm in Terra Nova and had close to $11,000 in sales for the day. Festival Sponsors In addition to being festival sponsors, […]