The BC Food Systems Network (BCFSN) was formed in 1999 and incorporated in 2004.  Its 300-plus individual members include farmers, health practitioners, educators, and consumers across the province.  It links and facilitates food security activities between over 20 community-based food security organizations and Food Policy Councils.

You can get involved in our work by signing up for one of our informative listserves here or becoming a member here.


Save the Date!

17th Annual
BC Food Systems Gathering

June 25th to 28th, 2015
Prince George, BC

The BC Food Systems Network is thrilled to announce that the 2015 Gathering of the BC Food Systems Network will take place at Camp Friendship in Prince George, BC, in the traditional territory of the Lheidli T’enneh First Nation, on the weekend of June 25-28, 2015.

We are also happy to announce that Norine Messer has been hired to coordinate this year’s event. She will be working with the Gathering Working Group to build on the strong foundation of previous gatherings to plan a high quality learning and networking opportunity.

Further details about registration and the call for workshops proposals will be updated here very soon, as well as sent out to the BCFSN listserve.

In the meantime if you would like more information please contact Gathering Coordinator, Norine Messer at

We hope that you will find time to join us for a wonderful time of meeting old friends, making new ones, and above all else forging new connections to one another and to our food systems.