Workshop: Post Harvest Handling for Vegetable Producers

As part of our Start-Up Farm Program, Just Food offers a series of training workshops to all new and re-strategizing/transitioning farmers in the Ottawa region.

We are now taking registration for our upcoming  Post-Harvest Handling for Vegetable Producers workshop.  The workshop runs from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Just Food Farm on  Monday, June 23rd.

Additional information regarding workshop cost, presenters, and description can be found by clicking here.

To register for either workshop, email, or call (613) 699-6850 ext. 15.

Exploring Your Farm Dream – May 14 to June 25

Are you interested in starting your own farm business but aren’t sure where to start?

If this is the case, the “Exploring your Farm Dream” course is perfect for you.  Over a series of four evening sessions, learn about agricultural opportunities in the Ottawa region and what is required to start a farm business.  This course provides a structured, supportive process to help you flesh out your farm goals.

Take the first step towards your farm dream! Visit our Farmer Training page for more information or to register.

New: Food Work listing in the Ottawa Region

Just Food has partnered with to produce an up to date listing of food and farm work opportunities in the Ottawa region, which will be housed on Just Food’s website. The positions posted include paid jobs, volunteer positions and internships.

Click here to visit the page and see the positions.