Resources for New Farmers

Starting a farm can be overwhelming, so it’s helpful to connect with other South Fraser farmers who have gone through the process. There are many farming groups in the Fraser Valley, with farmers from diverse cultural backgrounds, who speak a variety of languages.

You can reach out for support and advice any time, but we suggest touching base with other Fraser Valley farmers as early as possible; for example, when you’re developing a business plan, putting together a promotion plan, or choosing which crops to grow.

These groups are a great source of help for beginner farmers, and anyone starting an agriculture business:

 

What’s Next? Join the community of start up farmers in BC with your new Fraser Valley farm.