Classifieds

ACORN classified listings are posted here on our website and are sent out monthly in the ACORN e-newsletter to over 3000 subscribers.



Liquid Fish Fertilizer Manufacturing Business

September 02, 2016  |  For Sale

For Sale: A turnkey operation located in Souris PEI supplying OMRI-approved organic inputs and soil amendments. For more information call John at 1-877-687-2829 or email peifish@eastlink.ca.

Email peifish@eastlink.ca

Property For Sale

September 02, 2016  |  For Sale

3.9 acre lot partially cleared with 2+ bedroom, tastefully updated, well built, 1960s bungalow and baby barn on former farmland. Excellent off-grid & hobby farm potential with hill crest location providing perfect sun and wind energy opportunities. Drilled well and septic field. Large new bathroom with soaker tub with large porcelain tiles, new windows and main floor laundry. Offers over $235,000.00. Email for more information: japk.imagines@gmail.com

Email japk.imagines@gmail.com

For Sale: Chicken Watering Nipples/Drinkers

September 02, 2016  |  For Sale

Chicken Watering Nipples / Drinkers (screw-in type) available at $1 each or .75 cents each if ordering more than 15. We can ship anywhere in the Maritimes for $3 for quantities over 15. If postal strike occurs alternate methods of shipping may be considered but could generate higher shipping cost. Located in Moncton, NB.

Phone: 506-870-0772 or email: info@codiacorganics.ca.

Email info@codiacorganics.ca

Seeking Grow a Farmer Mentors!

September 02, 2016  |  Wanted

ACORN is seeking Certified Organic Farmer Mentors for the Grow A Farmer Mentorship Program. This initiative facilitates connections and support between established Mentor organic farmers with beginning organic farmers in each province, based on educational goals and areas of expertise. Help support the success of our future farmers by transferring your valuable and hard-earned wisdom and skill! If a successful match is made, Mentors are required to maintain 1-3 hours/month of communications (email/phone/or in-person) with the Beginner Farmer "Mentee." For full details about how this program works, and to complete the application form, please see here. If you have any questions, please contact Lucia Stephen, Program Coordinator at lucia@acornorganic.org.

AgriHR Toolkit

September 02, 2016  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Have you ever asked yourself: "How do I attract the skilled workers I need?", "How do I protect myself from lawsuits, grievances, and liability claims?" or "How do I know whether I have the right mix of people to help me achieve my business goals?" The AgriHR Toolkit may be able to help. To learn more about or purchase this important toolkit, go to www.AgriHRToolkit.ca.

Seeking Farming Couple

September 02, 2016  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Seeking farming couple interested in a small scale farming/ homesteading permaculture style community living arrangement? At low/ tradeable cost and with modest income potential? Alex and Kate at Motheroak permaculture (Belmont, West Hants, NS) are looking to share/work our abundant land and infrastructure with a young(ish) able couple. Minimum two year commitment. Serious inquiries only please. Contact/ cover letter to alexdenicola@hotmail.com.

Email alexdenicola@hotmail.com

Looking for PEI farms interested in hosting French apprentices

August 12, 2016  |  Jobs & Opportunities

The AgriInterCulture program has been working collaboratively with Lycee Pommerit in Brittany, France, to find PEI farms interested in hosting apprentices from their agricultural college (CEGEP-type level). They specialize in dairy, pork, beef, crops, agricultural equipment and also have an equestrian school. Apprentices will be here 2 months or more in the summer of 2017. Register by early October: http://www.tonile.ca/en/252-pei-farms-attract-interest-from-french-agricultural-colleges
Phone 902-854-3439 ext. 222
Email projets@cifipe.ca

Incubator farm

August 11, 2016  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Looking for one or two people who would like to share a unique incubator farming opportunity. The farm is located in the Annapolis Valley close to Wolfville and has a 3 bedroom farmhouse, barn, green house, shared dairy cow, chicken coop and an acre to plant. It is a mentorship with an adjacent farm. The mentors focus on market gardening with sustainable permaculture practices.
Phone 902-692 8254
Email tbarkhouse@gmail.com

Modern Passive Solar Home / 25 Acres - Cardigan, Prince Edward Island

August 02, 2016  |  For Sale

Designed by a LEED certified architect, this modern 3bdrm/2bath passive solar home (1360 sq.ft) is situated on a 25 acre sustainably managed woodlot that includes a bubbling creek and access to the Confederation Trail. Ideal for nature lovers interested in maintaining their energy independence. Supplementing the passive solar heat is an elegant Morso woodstove and a supply of seasoned hardwood. Further information regarding this property can be found at www.passivepei.wordpress.com.
Phone 902-394-6694
Email marfken@upei.ca

House for rent

July 25, 2016  |  Jobs & Opportunities

House for rent on working certified organic farm producing grapes, haskap, and garlic. Located in Union Square, Barss Corner, Lunenburg County - 25 minutes to Bridgewater or Lunenburg, 6 minutes to New Germany. 3/4 bedroom farm house with many upgrades including insulation and wood stove in kitchen. Beautifully landscaped and lots of outdoor space. Looking for non smoker and will check references. Pictures available. $700 rent. jcorr@eastlink.ca
Phone 902-644-3350
Email jcorr@eastlink.ca