Island Grown Agricultural NetworkFood & Farms in San Juan County
  • February 6, 2018 Posted on News, Comments Off

    Seeking New Farmers in the San Juan Islands, Washington

    Are you a “new farmer” with less than 10 years of farming experience?  Are you looking for an opportunity to establish a farm?   With ample farmland, a retiring farmer population and a strong local food economy, the San Juan Island archipelago offers many opportunities for new farmers.  Through funding from a USDA Beginning Farmer Rancher Development Grant (BFRG), several local organizations are offering support for new farmers seeking to establish a farm, including accessing farmland, mentoring, technical training, and business development. For more information, contact or call 360-378-0095.

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  • October 16, 2017 Posted on HUB, Comments Off

    The project team has secured seed money to hire a Fundraising Coordinator and is preparing to launch a fundraising campaign. Please join our mailing list for more information and project updates. click here

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  • August 21, 2017 Posted on News, Comments Off

    Thank You for a Successful Event!

    The San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild would like to thank everyone who helped make Eat Island Grown a huge success!  Over 225 individuals attended the event which raised over $2,000 to benefit programs of the San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit. Programs include: New Farmers to Farmland, San Juan County Food Hub, Island Grown, and Brickworks. Thank You for making EAT Island Grown a Success: McMillin's Dining Room at Roche Harbor, Aurora Farms, Cynthia's of Course, Duck Soup Inn, Friday Harbor ...

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  • November 21, 2015 Posted on News, Comments Off

    Job Opportunities: Executive Director & Administrative Manager

    San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild Executive Director Job Description The San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild (Ag Guild) is recruiting an Executive Director (ED).  The ED will be responsible for managing all Ag Guild operations, administration, programs, and strategic planning and will be the spokesperson for the organization.  Other duties will include fundraising, marketing, and community outreach.  The ED will be the public face of the Ag Guild and will foster and maintain positive relationships with community partners.  The ED reports to the Ag Guild Board of Directors. San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild (

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  • October 24, 2015 Posted on News, Comments Off

    Job Announcement: Local Food Production Assessment Consultant

    The San Juan Islands Agricultural Guild, (Ag Guild) in collaboration with the Agricultural Resources Committee of SJC (ARC), the Northwest Agricultural Business Center (NABC), and the Orcas Food Coop, have received a United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Local Food Production and Promotion grant to increase production and sales of foods produced in San Juan County by undertaking a feasibility study and business plan for a San Juan Islands food hub. To accomplish this end, the Ag Guild is seeking a consultant to a) assess infrastructure needs of farms ...

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