Membership is open to all members of the community from Egmont to Port Mellon, including Anvil Island, Gambier Island, Bowen Island, Keats Island, Paisley Island, the Trail Islands, North & South Thormanby Island, and Nelson Island. You do not need to be a farmer to join the SCFI. Anyone who wants to support local small-scale, sustainable and ethical farming is encouraged to join.
SCFI Memberships are valid for one calendar year, from January to December.
Types of Memberships:
Single $25 – single person, one vote, one spot at workshops.
Family $25 – families can join and attend our meetings, but family memberships are given only one vote and one spot at workshops.
Please indicate which membership you choose on our membership application form.
SCFI Annual Membership Benefits:
• one vote for each board position at our AGM
•access to our workshops, speakers, and other SCFI events
•10% off all plants from Quality Farm and Pet, Sunshine Coast Nursery, and The Exotic Plant Nursery
•10% off seed, fertilizer and soil amendments at Deluxe Landscaping in Sechelt
• 10% off at More Cafe and Bakeshop in Gibsons
• access to our Members Only section of our website, which holds all the SCFI meeting minutes, full of useful information for our local farmers
• seasonal bulk buying programs, such as our spring and fall pasture seed mixes.
To submit your membership, fill out our form here
Membership fees can be paid via etransfer, at our meetings or thru out store
E transfer email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Question: SCFI password
Membership cards will be mailed out to members upon renewal.
Merchandise can be picked up at meetings.