Press Release


For Immediate Release


Home garden tillage and rental business launching in Comox Valley.


May 8, 2016



Courtenay, BC - Growing Island Growers of Courtenay, BC is excited to announce the launch of their new business of rental equipment featuring BCS walk behind tractor with specialized tillage attachmets. They will come and prepare optimal garden beds for backyard gardeners or offer rentals for small scale commercial growers. With years of farming experience and eduction in highly productive certified organic growing techniques, GIG will help you become the best grower you can be.

Growing Island Growers services are especially advantageous to startup or new growers with 1/2 to 5 acres of production.  Let their small scale vegetable production expertise dramatically improve your chances of business success. Renting significantly reduces the need for capital funds and GIG provides you access to highly sophisticated small scale equipment.


The BCS two wheel tractor combined with tillage attachments of rotary plow and power harrow produces optimal growing beds even when starting from sod. GIG can also teach you the craft of intensive planting techniques such as stale bedding with flame weeding, efficient irrigation using drip tape and succession crop planning.


Growing Island Growers prepares optimal garden beds for both market and home gardeners using this state-of-the-art equipment.  You can find further information on their website www.growingislandgrowers.com.


Contact:     David Wicklund

     778-992-0050

     information@growingislandgrowers.com