Does your operation need technical support?
The Kootenay & Boundary Farm Advisors are here to assist producers with technical production on the farm. Contact us for resources and information for farmers in the Kootenay & Boundary region.
Find free services for producers in the Kootenays including pest management, farm management, soil management, pasture & weed management, water management, irrigation planning, land access, and climate change adaptation.
The Kootenay & Boundary Farm Advisors are able to assist producers with technical services and resources, including:
✔ Diagnostics, and management recommendations
✔ Soil test interpretation
✔ How to collect a soil sample
✔ Support with cover cropping, compost, mulching, and other soil building
Pasture and Weed Management
✔ Invasive weed identification and control
✔ Grazing management for pasture health and productivity
✔ Forage management
✔ Irrigation planning
✔ Riparian and wetland management
✔ Maps and information on soils, water, and climate
✔ Assessments of land capability for agriculture
✔ Assistance with lease agreements and other forms of tenure
Climate Change Adaptation
✔ Crop selection
✔ Contingency planning
✔ Efficient processes
✔ Employees and volunteers
✔ Finding markets and structuring the business
Keep in Touch!
Subscribe to our bi-monthly newsletter and stay connected to free agricultural information, resources, and expertise to support you with technical production.