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Our members

Catharie Béchamp & Sylvain Desjardins

DOMAINE DU GRAND HÉRON
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We have had the privilege of enjoying a fulfilling life in this magnificent region for 10 years already and we feel compelled to participate to its development while maintaining its unique heritage.

Marc Bélanger & Suzanne Martel

FERME LE BEL AGNEAU
Nestling in their farm “Le Bel Agneau”, they are constantly on the lookout to contribute to the preservation of the local natural habitat and to the well-being of the local community.

Claude Bergeron & Sylvie Archambault

West Bolton: For its intrinsic beauty, for learning to do things differently, for developing it and for giving it new suitable dimensions!

Myriam Brel & Patrick Savard

DOMAINE DES COCCINELLES
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They have been engaging in the region with great energy since 2013 and are looking forward to spend even more time doing so in the years to come.

Lise Boucher

DOMAINE HIGHLAND AUX QUATRE VENTS
My herd of highland cows has been with me for more than 20 years: A herd free to pasture and focused on the wellbeing of the animal, healthy meat with no hormones or antibiotics sold at the farm!

Lucie & Pierre Boivin

CLOS DES COLVERTS
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We have been part of the West-Bolton community since 2002. It is our haven of peace and the rallying point for family reunions.

Martin Breton et Martin Fontaine

Érablière M2
We are maple enthusiasts and offer 100% pure quality maple products. Our priorities: to preserve the authentic taste of maple while respecting nature and its biodiversity.

Charles D'Angelo

A buoyant natural environment to protect and enrich.

Robert Demers & Anne-Marie Dupras

LA FERME DE LA RACINE CARRÉE
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Organic vegetable growing production site established in 2017: An offering of healthy, quality products farmed while respecting nature’s integrity and ensuring resources sustainability.
Ferme de la Racine Carree

Mary Gallery & Tom Godber

The property has been in the family for over 60 years and we enjoy reuniting family and friends in West Bolton. It has been evolving and many on-going projects keep us busy.

Marc Lepage & Isabelle Leclerc

For the past 3 generations, our family has taken an interest in the fields and forests of WB. The tradition recently continued with testing the production of biological garlic with the kids !

Nancy Lanteigne & Syed Mohamed

APICULTURE WB INC.
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From a weekend hobby towards a specialized activity articulated around the products from the hive (honey, wax, pollen, propolis and bee venom) => towards apitherapy.
Apiculture WB GOLD

Jacques Lahaie & Michiko Hara

Attracted to natural landscapes, mountains and open spaces, we have chosen West-Bolton for its unique traits, peacefulness and the bucolic character of the region.

Meere-Hofman Family

Established since 1973, three generations have crossed paths and engage today in developing a healthy, respectful and balanced farming operation in a natural habitat.

Peter & Margie Mendell

Since moving to the region over five years ago, we have found paradise for our family, our friends, our chickens and all the wildlife that enjoy making our property their home.

Gérald Perron & Janette Archambault

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Since 2009, their passion led to the recognition of their alpaca herd for their exceptional genetics and fiber. They specialize in the alpaca quarantine towards the United States and Europe.

Maxime Vandal & Richard Ouellette

FERME HUMMING HILL
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They are engaging, since 2015, in the rehabilitation of their land and the development of a flower farm.
Ferme Humming Hill

Daniel Valoatto

Taking good care of this natural heritage and enjoying it to recharge batteries!

André Roy

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Initiation and development of activities around maple products, forestry and beekeeping in this little peaceful paradise open for discovery!

Zitzmann Family

BEAVER CREEK FARM
The Zitzmann family is proud to be among the founding members of the Collectif. It has been part and parcel of the West-Bolton community since 1974 through the Beaver Creek Farm.

Catharie Béchamp & Sylvain Desjardins

DOMAINE DU GRAND HÉRON
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We have had the privilege of enjoying a fulfilling life in this magnificent region for 10 years already and we feel compelled to participate to its development while maintaining its unique heritage.

Marc Bélanger & Suzanne Martel

FERME LE BEL AGNEAU
Nestling in their farm “Le Bel Agneau”, they are constantly on the lookout to contribute to the preservation of the local natural habitat and to the well-being of the local community.

Claude Bergeron & Sylvie Archambault

West Bolton: For its intrinsic beauty, for learning to do things differently, for developing it and for giving it new suitable dimensions!

Myriam Brel & Patrick Savard

DOMAINE DES COCCINELLES
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They have been engaging in the region with great energy since 2013 and are looking forward to spend even more time doing so in the years to come.

Lise Boucher

DOMAINE HIGHLAND AUX QUATRE VENTS
My herd of highland cows has been with me for more than 20 years: A herd free to pasture and focused on the wellbeing of the animal, healthy meat with no hormones or antibiotics sold at the farm!

Lucie & Pierre Boivin

CLOS DES COLVERTS
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We have been part of the West-Bolton community since 2002. It is our haven of peace and the rallying point for family reunions.

Martin Breton et Martin Fontaine

Érablière M2
We are maple enthusiasts and offer 100% pure quality maple products. Our priorities: to preserve the authentic taste of maple while respecting nature and its biodiversity.

Charles D'Angelo

A buoyant natural environment to protect and enrich.

Robert Demers & Anne-Marie Dupras

LA FERME DE LA RACINE CARRÉE
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Organic vegetable growing production site established in 2017: An offering of healthy, quality products farmed while respecting nature’s integrity and ensuring resources sustainability.
Ferme de la Racine Carree

Mary Gallery & Tom Godber

The property has been in the family for over 60 years and we enjoy reuniting family and friends in West Bolton. It has been evolving and many on-going projects keep us busy.

Marc Lepage & Isabelle Leclerc

For the past 3 generations, our family has taken an interest in the fields and forests of WB. The tradition recently continued with testing the production of biological garlic with the kids !

Nancy Lanteigne & Syed Mohamed

APICULTURE WB INC.
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From a weekend hobby towards a specialized activity articulated around the products from the hive (honey, wax, pollen, propolis and bee venom) => towards apitherapy.
Apiculture WB GOLD

Jacques Lahaie & Michiko Hara

Attracted to natural landscapes, mountains and open spaces, we have chosen West-Bolton for its unique traits, peacefulness and the bucolic character of the region.

Meere-Hofman Family

Established since 1973, three generations have crossed paths and engage today in developing a healthy, respectful and balanced farming operation in a natural habitat.

Peter & Margie Mendell

Since moving to the region over five years ago, we have found paradise for our family, our friends, our chickens and all the wildlife that enjoy making our property their home.

Gérald Perron & Janette Archambault

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Since 2009, their passion led to the recognition of their alpaca herd for their exceptional genetics and fiber. They specialize in the alpaca quarantine towards the United States and Europe.

Maxime Vandal & Richard Ouellette

FERME HUMMING HILL
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They are engaging, since 2015, in the rehabilitation of their land and the development of a flower farm.
Ferme Humming Hill

Daniel Valoatto

Taking good care of this natural heritage and enjoying it to recharge batteries!

André Roy

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Initiation and development of activities around maple products, forestry and beekeeping in this little peaceful paradise open for discovery!

Zitzmann Family

BEAVER CREEK FARM
The Zitzmann family is proud to be among the founding members of the Collectif. It has been part and parcel of the West-Bolton community since 1974 through the Beaver Creek Farm.

Become a member

TO ACCESS THE COLLECTIVE AS A MEMBER, THE FOLLOWING CONDITIONS MUST BE MET:

  • Adhere to the mission and commit to the values of the collective.
  • Pay an access right to the collective and its resources ($750 in 2018).
  • Pay an annual subscription fee (maximum: $750 in 2018), variable depending on the budget voted in assembly and the relative services provided by each member.
  • Ensure one’s attendance at all meetings of the collective (or be substituted or provide a delegation of vote).
  • Participate, if required and on an exceptional basis, to unscheduled fundraising if deemed necessary (which is subject to previous voting in assembly).
  • Contribute positively- in one’s own way and according to one’s availability – to the co-construction of an innovative project.
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Our partners

Forest Module - Justin Manasc (Coordination: ForÉco) / Gaétan Champagne (Biodiversity) Steve Breton (Geomatic) /
Hay Module - Eddy Whitcher (Coordination) /
Farmers - Alain Arès, John Rhicard, Richard Semmelhaack, Kirk Studdard, Eddy Whitcher /
Agronomists - Gestrie-Sol: Laurianne Levert-Gauthier, Gabriel Bourgeois, Xavier Savary, Isabelle Martineau /
External Auditor - Caroline Gosselin (Ecostrategic development consultant) /
Other contributors throughout the years - Pacte Brome-Missisquoi (2016); Réseau Agri-Conseils Montérégie (2016) /
Municipality of West Bolton - Jacques Drolet (Mayor) Jean-François Grandmont (Director General)