Relocating the farm produces new opportunities
Some farm families took a chance moving to another part of Canada to start fresh; despite challenges, their new operations are thriving.
Oct 30, 2017
How outstanding farmers do things differently
As the first, second-generation winners of the 2016 B.C./Yukon Outstanding Young Farmer Award, it’s not what Brian and Jewel Pauls do to be successful, it’s how.
Nov 22, 2016
Entrepreneurial spirit powers 14 family enterprises
The Berthiaume family has developed a corporate structure encompassing more than a dozen enterprises.
Mar 03, 2016
Kelowna Fruit Stand: Building a nine-acre dream
Lakhwinder Brar grew up farming in India. He now owns a 9-acre orchard in Kelowna and plans to expand within the farming industry so he can help grow the local market for local farmers.
May 29, 2017
Young farmers: Leading Canadian agriculture to a better future
Canadian agriculture still attracts young farmers who bring a wealth of innovative ideas and help sustain a tra-dition of excellence.
Mar 07, 2016
Start a farm from scratch? Difficult but possible
Scott Beaton didn’t come from the farm. But with help from friends and knack for diversification, he grew his small operation into a full-time farming career.
Dec 01, 2016
The Marcoux family’s innovation advantage
Host Myriane Garon introduces the Marcoux family. Learn about these young dairy producers from Beauce who are investing in the future of their operation through new technology.
Nov 30, 2018
Learn, plant, grow: A motto for success
Customer relationships are like plants – both need attention and care to thrive. By “making gardening easier”, Christie Pollack has created a horticultural hub for her customers and successful business model with room to grow.
Nov 16, 2016
FCC lends billions of dollars every year through our Young Farmer Loan to help young farmers keep the future of agriculture strong.
Jul 07, 2017
Agriculture’s up-and-comers: Sara Kate Smith
Meet agriculture up-and-comer Sara Kate Smith of Barriere, B.C. At only 19 years of age, she already has a long list of accomplishments and credits 4-H for helping her excel.
Jan 02, 2019