PEI Farm Technician Apprenticeship Program Highlights 2024

In January 2024, Executive Director, Tamara, was invited by the PEI Ag Sector Council and Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture - Extended Learning to teach the Soil and Nutrient Module of the program. It was a jammed packed 2.5 days! We would like to thank the PEI Ag Sector Council and Dalhousie Faculty of Agriculture - Extended Learning for this opportunity!

Instructions for Seeds


Regional Manager Ray, attended Inside Education's Cultivate student event at Olds College in October 2022! Looks like a lot of fun and learning all about agriculture!! Thanks Inside Education for inviting Nutrients for Life to participate!!

Teacher Tours

We offer opportunities for teachers to get out an explore the exciting world of agriculture!

Bulbs to Blooms

Nutrients for Life , Vanco Farms, and Scotts Canada distribute classroom tulip kits across Canada every September. Here are some photos from over the tulip growing season. Thanks to all of the teachers and students that participated! 2020 - 25 kits 2021- 25 kits 2022- 30 kits

NFL Visits Crystal City Early Years and Get Their Hands Dirty!

Regional Manager, Kent, visited CCEY in October with a Covid-19 friendly lesson plan! Lots of growing and learning happened!!

Fort Whyte Alive Soils Day 2020 (Virtual Event)

Fort Whyte Alive invited NFL in to help host a full live streamed session on Soils. Over 200 Manitoba students and teachers logged in for the day. Mitchell Timmerman from Manitoba also participated with NFL. Thanks Mitchell! Soil formation, soil textures, what plants need to grow were a few topics covered.

Gro 1000 Gardens

Our partnership with Scotts Canada, Plant, Grow- Share a Row and Communities in Bloom providing educational resources to these gardens.

Tasty Taters 2018

Tasty Taters in Partnership with AITC PEI and the PEI Potato Board

Soil Your Undies

Contest in partnership with the Soil Conservation Council of Canada

PEI Light Gardens

Prince Edward Island Light Garden Project in partnership with AITC PEI

Canada Wide Science Fair

Nutrients for Life at the Canada Wide Science Fair