True Potato Seed Project

Here at Lohbrunner Community Farm we are passionate about sustainable farming and land stewardship. Along with that comes a strong desire to actively work on solutions for farmers and gardeners in the face of climate change. After participating in a Crop-Climate project put on by the folks at heritagepotato.ca a few years ago and discovering...
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Spring Cleaning

While things like dump trucks full of gravel, crushed rock, and soil, and big machinery like excavators are not usually things associated with small scale organic veggie farms like Lohbrunner, there has been a lot of such things around the farm this late February. That is because we are dealing with some drainage issues, and rerouting some of the...
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Young Agrarians @ Lohbrunner Farm

The Young Agrarians organized a social mixer at Lobhrunner Community Farm Cooperative on September 17, 2017. Though it was a dark and rainy day we managed to squeeze in a tour of the farm and get some weeding done in the blueberry patch without getting too wet. Diana Brubaker conducted the tour and answered a lot of questions about organizing a...
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Culinary Students Dig In!

On their May 26 work day, Lohbrunner Farm Cooperative had some special visitors to help get the crop in the ground. Students from the Royal Bay Secondary Culinary Program came out with their instructor Rowan Bezeau to visit the farm and get their hands dirty. Students helped start new plants from seed, dug in potatoes and transplants in the...
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Our Farmer Moves In!

One of the goals of Lohbrunner Community Farm Cooperative is to address the prohibitive cost of farmland for new entrants to farming. When Norma Lobhrunner passed away she left the old farm house unoccupied. The Coop saw this as a perfect opportunity to get a young farmer on the land. Working with the Young Agrarians Land Matching program the...
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Lohbrunner Farm Saved!

Langford, Vancouver Island, BC Vancouver, BC – The Supreme Court of British Columbia has approved the transfer of Lohbrunner Farm from The Land Conservancy of B.C. (TLC) to FarmFolk CityFolk. Since 2013 TLC has been operating under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act (CCAA) which required the sale of some of its holding to pay creditors....
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