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Position Description:
If you are interested in learning how to work with a small dairy herd, sheep, goats, pigs, chickens, plants and soil this is the perfect opportunity. We are seeking people who are able to lift fifty pounds and won't completely wilt if it gets hot or rains. Dan and Ruth are the farmers and they have a wealth of wisdom to share through working with the land and animals for decades. Start and end dates and hours worked are flexible (their may be opportunities to get a small job in town if you are looking to make more money). Room...

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We are currently seeking full time assistants to support our community: vegetable farming from April to the end of October 2019 Dairy and Cheese making through March of 2020. Working in more than one area of the farm is possible, as well as an staying on into the next season. Although previous experience is important, enthusiasm for farming, ability to work with others, strength in body and mind are a must. We gladly share all that we know about growing vegetables, working with cows and layers, and making cheese. We are especially interested in developing the sensitivities needed to farm...

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"Temple-Wilton Community Farm is seeking apprentices for the 2019 growing season, running from the beginning of April through the end of October. We are looking for 3 vegetable apprentices, 1 livestock apprentice, and 1 cheesemaking apprentice. There are also possibilities to stay on longer. Inquire for more information. Vegetable work includes all aspects of planting, cultivating, and harvesting over 40 different vegetables and herbs for our community farm members, as well as regular applications of the biodynamic preparations. Livestock work includes all aspects of milking and caring for an approximately 15 cow dairy herd, and attending to a flock of...

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"Ready to get your hands dirty? Passionate about Organic Farming? Our farm will be delighted to guide newcomers in the discovery of organic farming or to share with more experienced fellows the joys of our work. It's possible for interns at the farm to take part in our Organic Farming Program that gives the basics of organic agriculture and sustainable practices, suitable for aspiring future farmers, backyard gardeners or any person interested in learning about the subject. Therefore, participants take part in garden work from the sowing stage to maintenance, irrigation, using efficient weeding techniques, harvesting, and marketing. Doing so,...

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"Sun Moon Farm is looking to add two people to our 2019 farm crew. We are looking for help from May through October but regularly consider current college students who are available only for the summer months and/or more experienced candidates who might be interested in a longer stay. Our southern New Hampshire farm currently operates a vegetable CSA that feeds 120 member families. We grow vegetables on 5 acres of the 130 acre property of mixed forest and field that is also home to a small, developing intentional community. We cultivate crops using a mix of large tractor implements,...

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"We have great opportunities for people interested in learning how a small, intensive organic farm functions. Apprentices will work on all aspects of the farm from seeding to transplanting, maintaining crops, composting, turning fields, the organic certification process, harvesting, washing, packing, marketing, and developing a local foods business. We are looking for apprentices who are available for either the whole growing season OR May through August for students. We work a regular 5-day schedule Monday through Friday and expect to work around 50 hours on those days. We have rotating weekend chores so one weekend a month apprentices are responsible...

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"All positions will learn how to raise grass-fed and pasture-raised animals using sustainable farming techniques. Learn the ins and outs first hand using proven farming methods. Our mission is to pass on these important skills to others, thus strengthening the future of farming. You learn more the longer you stay."

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"We are looking for: One individual from November to March to milk our small herd of cows, care for 250 layer chickens, and assist with weekly yogurt and cheese making/ sells Three individuals from April to October to grow year around vegetables for over one hundred families. Two individuals from April to October to milk, graze and hay for our fifteen cow dairy herd, as well as care for layer chickens. One individual from April to October to support making and marketing of over fourteen varieties of cheese for wholesale, farmers markets, and farm store sales. "

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"We are looking for people who can work with us around with the vegetable production, from sowing, weeding, harvesting and getting orders ready for sale. Someone flexible enough to help as well with hens, woods and hay."

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"The intern will,through on the job training and hands on work, learn to manage pigs, sheep, and pastures, make hay,and drive a tractor and operate farm machinery. If the internship is extended into 2019, the intern will also participate in making maple syrup."

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"Apprentice responsibilities will include all aspects of farm and kitchen work - chores (feeding and watering), animal handling and husbandry, fencing, tractor work, vegetable cultivation, sausage production and packaging, wholesale deliveries, and farmers' market duties. You will be working both with us and independently, depending on the task at hand. You will have a regular schedule with two days off each week, and one day each week will be devoted to farmers? market duty. We will expect you to work 40 - 50 hours per week, somewhat less early and late in the season and somewhat more during the busiest...

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"Intern will be trained in all aspects of growing and marketing for small scale vegetable production. Responsibilities include: starting seeds, watering, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, attending farmers markets, marketing, packing for CSA, deliveries, etc. Our intern is a vital role of our operation, and is expected to work alongside the farmer throughout the season, 5-6 days per week. "

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"As an intern on White Gates Farm, you will have many opportunities to learn about animal care and feeding, harvesting and weeding, and sowing of vegetables. You may be participating in a construction project on the farm, or helping at the Farmer's Markets. There will be many discussions about food production, and how to make it economically sound and sustainable, while maintaining quality. You can learn about larger scale composting and the science behind it. You can learn about the process of making Biodiesel from waste vegetable oil. Or you may be helping to host a Farm Tour and dinner....

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"One of our endeavors at Brookford Farm is to be a training ground for future farmers. Each year, we train several apprentices who work on all aspects of farm operations, including gardening, dairy farming and general animal care. Apprentices are fully immersed in farm life and participate in seasonal and daily farm cycles from preparing beds in the spring to moving chicken fences in late morning. We look for apprentices who are able to take responsibility for their work, who are interested in being part of a farm community of a dozen or so people who work together very closely,...

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"Resident interns are willing workers, motivated to experience the realities of living and working communally at a small-scale organic farm and education center. Residents have a commitment to living sustainably and generally come to the program with experience practicing these skills. The residential program is designed as a hands-on practical experience in farming and sustainable living. Interns commit to at least 40 hours of work per week in exchange for farm-fresh food, accommodations, and educational experience. The 40 hour work trade includes daily and weekly cooking and cleaning assignments that are necessary for communal life. These duties are arranged at...

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Position Description:
"using organic growing practices, interns will learn to plan, plant and maintain the gardens, stock the farm stand and attend farmers' markets. There is also an opportunity for livestock management and/or hay crop. Ideas are welcomed and discussed. <br /><br /> Interns are provided a sleeping loft, utilities and some food; shared kitchen space, and depending on the level of participation $150/week. "

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" Be part of the harvest crew on a sustainable vegetable farm in New England. Opportunity for hands on learning in a variety of crops. Questions about crops, soils and pests encouraged. Forty hour work week over five days. Pay beginning at $10 per hour."

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"Assist with all phases of cheese and ice cream manufacture: clean-up, packaging, delivery, retail, etc. Help with animals and flower gardens, outside property maintenance."

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We are looking for a motivated individual or couple that is interested in the Farm lifestyle. Many opportunities from herd management to educational outreach to cheese making. Must be willing to do all farm related chores.