Smack dab in the heart of Canada’s 3rd largest city lies a hidden gem of farmland. The UBC Farm in Vancouver, British Columbia is a learning and research farm run by students. The 24 hectare farm is the only working farmland within the city of Vancouver and acts as a living laboratory for students from a wide variety of faculties as well as community outreach through elementary school learning programs and the weekly farm market where volunteers and farm apprentices sell produce from the farm. Today is harvest day and The Farm Virgin has come to visit the UBC Farm. Watch Ben working in the fields alongside volunteers and farm staff while he learns about this incredible farm. Also, read more about the UBC Farm.
The Farm Virgin – Episode 9: City Meets Farm