I am often asked by people interested in volunteering at The Sharing Farm what they will do as a volunteer. It’s a great question, but perhaps an even better question is “what DON’T volunteers do?” It’s only mid-May, but volunteers have already come out in full force to help the farm launch the 2015 growing season. […]
With the tremendous summer and the bounty it provided, we’ve been having a great year. (Not that it’s over yet). You’ve helped The Sharing Farm continue to serve our community with that bounty. We want to celebrate and thank you for your support with an afternoon of food and fun. The Luncheon: Catered Lunch Cut-throat style […]
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With a $10,000 grant from TD’s Friends of The Environment Foundation and some muscle from the local Richmond Firefighter’s Union, The Sharing Farm was able to add some much needed ‘oomph’ to The Farm. The grant allowed us to improve our composting infrastructure, purchase tools to improve our own soil production and low/no till system, […]
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.