Participant in BC Land Matching Program
Total land size in acres
Expansion potential (acres)
- Not used for agriculture -
State of the surface of the cultivable area
Land has previously been in hay and potatoes, with neighbouring properties keeping livestock as well Land is level and cleared. Agricultural potential uncertain, but silty sandy soil and location near the river floodplain make for good soils in this area. There are washroom facilities on the land (for the festival setup).
Description and historical use of land available for farming
Historically used for hay and potato production, Currently there are apple trees, hazelton trees, berry bushes and vegetable gardens at early stages. Part of the land is also the grounds for an annual musical festival.
Yes - Close to highway, good access as long as the driveway stays cleared of snow.
Yes - Better in some places than others.
Long-term goal or vision for land
Would love to see the land in production and supporting a local producer in the area. There is potential for the land to be utilized, happy to support making that happen.
Known environmental hazards (wildfire area, flooding, etc.)
Yes - Some flooding in areas during the spring melt.
Current residents living on property
Availability of farm buildings
No - No outbuildings currently
Availability of farm machinery and tools
Yes - Some earth moving equipment
Water rights to these sources
No - No housing on site, but opportunity to bring or build your own
Restricted access of visitors
Preferred Agriculture Products
- Vegetable -
- Livestock -
- Hay & Forage -
Would you be willing to mentor or advise the entering farmer(s)?
Do you require references from the farmer(s)?
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