Category Archives: Apprenticeship

July 28: A Special Visitor

We were honoured to have Jean-Martin Fortier visit Bethany Garden on Tuesday July 28. About 50 farmers came to see the garden, and hear what Jean-Martin had to say.  It was a great opportunity for farmers to get together and … Continue reading

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Summer!

Looks like Colleen and Michael are doing well at Bethany Garden!  Sister Florence Kennedy took a few photos to document the season so far.  For really great photos and updates, check out their Facebook site.  In other news, there will … Continue reading

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Bethany Garden Apprentice Application Deadline Extended to February 7 2015

The deadline for apprenticeship applications at Bethany Garden has been extended!  We will take applications until the end of the day February 7 2015. To recap: Bethany Garden in Antigonish NS is looking for one or two aspiring farmers who … Continue reading

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Bethany Garden Apprenticeship Wraps Up a Successful Year

On December 5, the Bethany Garden Apprenticeship Program celebrated the completion of its first production season. But Lilly Grace, Sean and Dawn’s new 2 week old baby girl, stole the show.  She was so tiny and perfect and charming.  She … Continue reading

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2015 Apprenticeship Program

  Exciting opportunity!  Deadline extended! If you are interested in applying to be the Bethany Garden apprentice(s) in 2015, please submit a letter of intent, a resumé, and three references to Jen Greenberg at the address below by February 7 2015.  … Continue reading

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Hands in Pockets — May 3 Garden Update

On Saturday May 3 David, Sean, and Michael met early to re-cover the hoop house.  They were hoping to find a time when the wind wasn’t blowing.  It turns out the hoop house is sited near a wind-tunnel created by … Continue reading

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Introducing Two Apprentices

Two apprentices have been selected for the Bethany Garden Apprenticeship Program!  They are Sean Saunders of Chester, and Michael Overmaars of Antigonish. We received many very promising applications, and interviewed 6 people.  It was a difficult choice, and we wish … Continue reading

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