About The Farmlands Trust:

  • a non-profit society

  • founded on March 18, 2008

  • charitable status granted June 2011

Our mission is to:

  • Protect and preserve farmlands and associated agricultural, natural and cultural features in the Greater Victoria region for the benefit of current and future generations;

  • Research and educate the public about the value, management, use and protection of farmlands and associated agricultural, natural and cultural features;

  • Relieve poverty in the Greater Victoria region by operating and supporting programs that provide food from local farms to persons in need; and,

  • Promote public awareness and interest in the importance of local sustainable agriculture and food security.

2018/2019 FLT Society Team

Board of Directors:
Patron: Dr. Lenore Newman
Chair: Carol Pickup
Vice-Chair: David Clark
Secretary: Dr. Natasha Caverley
Treasurer: Brian MacDonald
Board Directors: Don Caverley
and Dr. Steve Grossnickle

Community Advisors: 
Bob Maxwell and Sebastian Silva

Volunteers At Large: Kathy English and Guy Saplywy

Farm Manager: Bert James

Webmaster: Juniper English

Founder: Barbara Souther