Work shares / Parts de travail

Alva Farm in St-Maurice, near Bouctouche, is offering “work shares”. In exchange of your help on the farm, you will get a full CSA share for the 2013 season!


La Ferme Alva à St-Maurice près de Bouctouche offre des “parts de travail”. Venez travailler à la ferme en échange d’une part entière ASC pour la saison 2013!

Ferme Alva Farm
1009 Route Saint-Maurice
Saint-Maurice, NB
(506) 743-5212      

Organic Gardening Course for Beginners: From the Ground Up


Whether you are interested in working towards food self-sufficiency or just filling a small plot of ground with something delicious and nutritious, this course is for you!

Alyson Chisholm has a degree in Agricultural Sciences and over 14 years experience running her own organic veggie farm business and would love to share the benefit of her experience with any budding gardener. The course covers site selection, soil preparation and building fertility; also garden planning, variety selection, pest, disease and weed management and more.

Join us Saturdays February 23 and March 2, 9 and 16 from 10:00 – 12:30 at the Wedgewood Building in Moncton, NB. Cost is $120 for the whole session ($90 for students).

Please contact Alyson to register: or phone (506) 525-1128.

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