We’re ready to accept your 2020 Farmers Market Nutritional Coupon Program application. If you consider yourself a low income senior (55+) or family with children on Salt Spring Island and could use some assistance in shopping at your local Tuesday Farmer’s Market then apply. The cut off date for application is May 15th 2020. Any...Read More
Want to have a summer job working on our farm while growing food for the community? SSI Community Services Harvest Programs requires two (2) youth (under 30) to work full time (35 hrs/wk) at $15.30 per hour. This job involves working outdoors, planting, weeding, watering, harvesting food to supply the Food Bank, Family Place and...Read More
The Farmers Market Nutritional Coupon Program is ready to intake applications for this 2019 market season. Who? The program is mostly for lower income families and seniors living on Salt Spring Island. How? There’s an ONLINE application form on our website under the Market page. When? Application deadline is May 15th 2019. If you feel...Read More
Our Harvest Kitchen Cafe 134 McPhillips Ave. Open Monday to Saturday from 8:00 to 3:30. You’re welcome to come by and check it out! We have freshly made samosas, quinoa power bowls, chilli, spanakopitas, muffins, lemon squares, and delicious coffee. Read More
Red wigglers, or Eisenia foetida, are the best worms for composting kitchen scraps and organics. This species of worm “red worms” or “red wriggler” is hardy and reproduces quickly. One pound of worms consumes up to 1/2 pound of food scraps per day. Worm composting is an odor-free way to dispose of your kitchen waste. Another...Read More
YES! It’s Here Market by Donation! Every Wednesday from 10 am to 1 pm we are hosting a small market of produce that anyone can take for a donation. We love this! Take what you need and give what you can. All proceeds go towards Harvest Programs on Salt Spring. The produce is a mix...Read More
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We’ll be posting all our news and periodic updates as our programs progress throughout the seasons.