2022 Agricultural Learning Series

Recipient: Nechako Valley Exhibition Society
Amount: 10000
Date: 2022-05-10
Areas: Vanderhoof
Sectors: Recreational-Social
Strategy: Human Development
Description: The Exhibition Society will host a variety of workshops including beekeeping, blacksmithing, beef cattle production, and food preservation. The offered courses reflect industries and lifestyles still prevalent in the region and are designed to help to connect increasingly urbanized youth with the agricultural roots and heritage of their community, placing an emphasis on learning and development in local, sustainable, and self-sufficient crafts and trades. Workshops will be held throughout July 2022.

The Nechako Kitamaat Development Fund Society came to our aid and assisted us with the cost of installing a fire suppression sprinkler system in one of our seniors’ housing complexes in Burns Lake. The funds...

~Lakes District Senior Citizen Housing Association