Supporting Our Region's Producers

Technical Services

The Kootenay & Boundary Farm Advisors are able to assist producers with technical services and resources, including:

 

Pest Management

  • Identification 

  • Diagnostics, and management recommendations
     

Water Management

  • Irrigation planning

  • Riparian and wetland management
     

Soil Management

  • Soil test interpretation

  • How to collect a soil sample

  • Support with cover cropping, compost, mulching, and other soil building

Land Access

  • Maps and information on soils, water, and climate

  • Assessments of land capability for agriculture

  • Assistance with lease agreements and other forms of tenure
     

Pasture and Weed Management

  • Invasive weed identification and control

  • Grazing management for pasture health and productivity

  • Forage management
     

Climate Change Adaptation

  • Crop selection

  • Contingency planning
     

Farm Management

  • Efficient processes 

  • Employees and volunteers

  • Finding markets and structuring the business

Interested? Have questions? Please contact us so we can assist you.

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Phone: 778-771-5851

Toll free: 800-958-7174

Email: coordinator@kbfa.ca

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The Kootenay & Boundary Farm Advisors are here to support commercial producers and farmers in the Kootenay & Boundary region. 

We offer one-on-one technical advising, farm visits, access to resources and free events. 

Want more information? Contact coordinator@kbfa.ca and we'd love to help!

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