Name of farmer: Laurier Chabot
Address: 115 Des Myriques
Ste Catherine de Hatley, Quebec, J0B 1W0
Phone: (819) 843-8488
Size of farm: 8 acres
Diversity of produce and livestock: CSA (vegetables, small fruits, grapes, fruits to come), small seed production and nursery, herbs, bees, few chickens, 2 geese.
Skills that can be learned: See Aux Couleurs des Saisons' skills checklist (coming soon).
Number of apprentices: 1 to 2
Arrival and length of stay: March or April, for 1 year preferably
Stipend: Usually volunteer, to be discussed individually.
What makes this farm unique and gives it character? Small very diversified farm with mostly hand work, little tractor use and tiller. Vegetables intercropped between soft fruits, grapes and fruit trees. Beautiful place by the water.