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U-Pick Pumpkin Piles 2017

U-Pick Pumpkin Piles 2017

It’s that time of year again, time for squash, pumpkins, pies, and jack-o-lanterns. Stock up on all your pumpkin needs at the UBC Farm! Our U-Pick Pumpkin Piles are now open. We have many varieties and sizes of pumpkins available – some are great for baking, while others are perfect for carving. Piles are sorted […]

The Winning Pie Recipe of the UBC Farm Fall Fair Pie Contest – by Jaylin M

The Winning Pie Recipe of the UBC Farm Fall Fair Pie Contest – by Jaylin M

Homemade pie crust (my recipe makes 2 crusts; 1 for bottom and 1 for lattice top) homemade salted caramel sauce 6 large apples, cored, peeled, and thinly sliced (approx 10-12 cups total – use a variety for better flavor, such as Pink Lady, Granny Smith, or Honey Crisp) 1/2 cup (100g) granulated sugar 2 teaspoons […]

Dr. Amy Hanser, Sept. 27, 12:30pm “Good Food in the City: How Cultural Ideas About Food Shape Street Vending Regulation”

Dr. Amy Hanser, Sept. 27, 12:30pm “Good Food in the City: How Cultural Ideas About Food Shape Street Vending Regulation”

  Dr. Amy Hanser will compare the regulation of street commerce in China and North America, looking especially at the way Chinese cities are attempting to eliminate street vending, while some North American cities are embracing “street food” and food carts as emblems of cosmopolitan urbanity. About Dr. Amy Hanser: Dr. Amy Hanser is an […]

Organic Ginger Ale Soda

Register now for our Fall Workshops

With over 40 workshops this semester there’s something for everyone! From mushroom foraging to rope making, seed saving to kombucha making, come learn sustainable living skills at a place like no other: the UBC Farm.

New Thursday Pop Up Markets in Acadia Park

New Thursday Pop Up Markets in Acadia Park

Thanks to eager volunteers in our graduate student family community and the hard work of the UBC Farm for UBC Families project, we will be running a pop-up Market at Acadia Park’s student family housing throughout September. Stop by between 4 pm and 6 pm to grab some fresh veggies right outside the commonsblock!

Feeding Growth: Scale Your Progressive Business workshop series

Feeding Growth: Scale Your Progressive Business workshop series

Expand your food business while adding social, environmental & economic sustainability to your business model. Receive advice and support from BC’s progressive food business entrepreneurs. 

Apply now to the UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture

Apply now to the UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture

Applications are now open for the UBC Farm Practicum in Sustainable Agriculture — an experiential learning program designed for aspiring farmers, gardeners, educators, and students. Final application deadline Nov. 5.