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2018 Spring Break Camps Open for Registration

2018 Spring Break Camps Open for Registration

Our popular FarmWonders Spring Break camps are back. Register your child early to avoid the waitlist and disappointment! Introduce your children to the garden and forest, watch the season come alive as spring arrives on the Farm. Let them start seedlings to bring home and enjoy in your own garden or balcony!

UBC Farm Markets featured on Fairchild TV

UBC Farm Markets featured on Fairchild TV

Check out the Fairchild TV feature on the UBC Farm Markets.  

Vancouver Neighbourhood Houses & Community Centres

Cedar Cottage Food Network Downtown East Side Neighbourhood House Gordon Neighbourhood House Grandview Woodland Food Connection Hastings Sunrise Community Food Network Kitsilano Neighbourhood House — Westside Food Collaborative Little Mountain Neighbourhood House — Riley Park Community Garden Marpole-Oakridge Neighbourhood Food Network Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood Food House Richmond Food Security Society South Vancouver Neighbourhood Food Network […]

Dawn Morrison

Dawn Morrison on CBC Ideas

Dawn Morrison, Founder, Chair and Coordinator of the B.C. Food Systems Working Group on Indigenous Food Sovereignty, was featured on CBC Ideas on Indigenous food sovereignty in a radio documentary called: Confronting the ‘perfect storm’: How to feed the future “Here in Canada we waste about a third of the food we produce. And yet four […]

Researcher Profile: Craig Borowiak, Visiting Researcher

Researcher Profile: Craig Borowiak, Visiting Researcher

What is the focus of your research? I am an associate professor and chair of the political science department at Haverford College in Philadelphia. I study alternative political economies and for the past eight years have been focusing my studies on what is known as the ‘solidarity economy’. This refers to economic practices that depart […]

Researcher Profile: Lisa Powell, Postdoctoral Researcher

Researcher Profile: Lisa Powell, Postdoctoral Researcher

What is your title? I am a postdoctoral researcher jointly appointed at UBC in the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems and at the University of the Fraser Valley. What does your research with the Centre for Sustainable Food Systems at UBC Farm focus on? One of the main focus areas of my research through CSFS […]

Off-Campus Resources

Off Campus Resources   Children’s Programs Get involved in food literacy education with the active citizens of tomorrow. Growing Chefs Project Chef Sprouting Chefs Nourish Kids Cooking Classes Pica Cooking Classes   Civic Agency Become more involved in food policy in the Vancouver area. Vancouver Food Strategy Vancouver Food Policy Council Vancouver Youth Food Policy […]

New Food Systems Internships Available – Apply Now!

New Food Systems Internships Available – Apply Now!

Gain credit and work experience with positions on or off-campus. Open to all UBC students. See postings and apply now for January start.

New Community Kitchen Program at UBC Farm

New Community Kitchen Program at UBC Farm

The UBC Farm is starting a monthly community kitchen where community members (including students, faculty, staff and neighbours) come together to prepare a meal as a group.  We will accept donations for the meal, whatever you are able to pay…