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Position Description:
We are seeking one person to join our crew as soon as possible to commit to the remainder of our 2019 farm season, with opportunities to extend/grow within our company if the season goes well. This position includes on-farm housing, $1500 monthly stipend, plus meat, eggs, and veggies. Our new farmhand will assist with morning/afternoon livestock chores, poultry processing, farmer's markets, product delivery, egg boxing, vegetable gardening (for personal use), farm upkeep, occasional dog care, and other relevant projects as they arise. We have a fun crew of 3 full-time farmers who all live on the farm and one part-time...

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Educational opportunities: Interns' primary focus will be the farm, but there are many opportunities to learn and participate in initiatives to reduce food waste and increase access to food for all people. Interns will gain beginning-level knowledge and skills for small scale sustainable agriculture. Interns will gain experience and perspectives on other scales and approaches to agriculture through visits to area farms for gleaning and other activities. Interns will explore ideas and practices related to food access, food sovereignty and diverting food waste. They will have hands on involvement in community level strategies for diverting food waste for hunger relief,...

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The summer internship is a 7 month program (April/May to November/December, though we are happy to consider other month periods) designed to give you the skills necessary to start your own poultry, pork, and/or beef business. While preference is given to those who can stay the full 7 months, we are willing to consider candidates who can only stay for a shorter period of time - just reach out to us! We work hard. 50 hours/week is normal. 6:00am-5:30pm Monday through Saturday with 45 minute breaks for breakfast and lunch, and one and a half weekdays off. Just minimal chores...

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All aspects of preparation, maintenance and clean-up of greens and things. This especially includes: watering, weeding, preparing for sales, feasting and swimming.

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Our interns have mostly been local folks that want to learn about sustainable farming and receive fresh food. We seek people who like hard work and the rewards that come with it. Our interns are self directed and like to work together. They see patterns in the work and in nature so as to bring ease and enjoyment. TNT provides: 1. Independent living space with shared bath, kitchen, and internet access. 2. $400 per month. 3. Produce and beef for meals. 4. Additional incentives can be discussed. Intern provides: 1. Twenty four hours, at least, per week performing various necessary...

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We love our farm, and we enjoy the opportunity to share it with others and inspire in them the same passion. If you have a commitment to nurturing beauty, Wollam Gardens is the place to work, learn, live, and grow your floriculture dream. Interns will be exposed to all aspects of our cut-flower growing operation through hands-on experience and learning opportunities. Each day on the farm is different, and while each season has its own priorities and rhythms, interns can expect to participate in the following activities: Preparing beds for planting, Transplanting plugs into the field, Watering, Weeding, Harvesting, Making...

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The Radical Roots Farm Apprenticeship is an exchange of time and learning between experienced and new farmers. Apprentices learn the art and craft of organic farming through hard work in the fields, observation of successful farm ecosystems and participating in a mentoring relationship with experienced farmers. This immersion into all aspects of organic vegetable production gives new farmers valuable skills and experience to begin their career in organic agriculture. Whether they start their own farm or go on to work in public gardens, landscaping, school gardens or farm to table restaurants, apprentices gain a firm foundation and confidence to succeed....

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"We hire 6 interns each year. Interns participate in all aspects of sustainable vegetable production-greenhouse work, seeding, transplanting, mulching, irrigating, weeding, harvesting, sorting, packing, and selling. Interns work 5 1/2 days/week, totaling 45-60 hours/week depending on the season. We are a non-smoking farm."

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"All aspects of 'Why Farm?' Please include in your reply: age, gender, phone, car, pets, schedule, insurance, experience, where are you now, how many farms are you applying to, some savings? Please address us by our name so we're not subject to mass mailings. Robo mailings will receive robo responses"

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For the first time this year, we are offering 2 paid internships with a focus on the garden. We are currently tweaking and perfecting our poultry systems, and we do need animal systems help at processing days and some other times as well, but your job as an intern will be focused on vegetable production. We have calculated the amounts that we need to produce and sell of certain vegetables to pay for the internship, and we will start there. We are narrowing our vegetable focus this year to greens (salad and large leaf greens such as kale and chard)...

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"Hiring full time, hourly workers (not apprentices) for both farms. Commuters can be part or full time workers, working as little as two days a week and as much as five days a week. Starting wage is $8 per hour for new workers. Workers can expect to work in the field, go to farmers markets several times a month, help with CSA distribution and do a lot of vegetable washing. As needed, workers will travel between the two farms so that the crews are appropriately distributed for harvesting, CSA distribution, and big field tasks. <br /><br /> Hours vary throughout...

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" Intern work will mainly be assisting with daily chores in the mornings and afternoons, which will include caring for all the animals, moving fences and hen houses, collecting eggs, caring for broiler chickens, moving and servicing pens, caring for chicks in the brooder, fence maintenance, moving & caring for sheep, feeding & moving hogs, deliveries, markets, and numerous other tasks, some daily, some weekly, some monthly. We need someone strong enough to haul 50-lb feed bags around. We also do a lot of small construction projects around the farm, so if you have some carpentry skills that's a plus...

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"The apprenticeship positions will be involved mostly in the produce side of the farm, although there will be times where some help will be needed with the sheep and cattle and with making hay. The positions are all based on 50 hours/week including a half day on Saturday. 2 vacation days/month. We invite you to come to the farm for an in-person, working interview. Check out our website at seasonsbountyfarm.com"

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"We offer a unique opportunity to learn academics of organic farming while also working. We extensively teach and mentor while training and orienting apprentices to the tasks and philosophies used here. We provide sit-down educational sessions - formal classroom time - to appropriately examine more deeply the complicated subjects. We also provide reading assignments, topic discussions, and resource binders of critical material. We partner with Shalom Farms for a portion of the classroom instruction. We provide 3-4 field trips to other similar-but-different farms during the season in order to learn from other farms' examples. We host and attend multiple gatherings...

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"Employees will learn and participate in all aspects of running a small vegetable farm. You will receive hands on experience, including greenhouse work, transplanting, weeding, irrigation, harvesting, packaging, and marketing. You will work no more than 4.5 days a week on the farm, and 1 day off the farm attending one of our farmer's markets every Saturday. To apply, please send an email stating your interest and we will provide additional information including our application. "

Position Description:
"32 hours of scheduled farm work per week, plus six hours of unscheduled work, which can include household tasks like cooking; also four hours per week of study - see below. "

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We are looking for someone who will take manage the farm and the chickens.

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"This is not an internship. We are offering two paid, full-time positions. The first is for an Infrastructure Leader. The second is for a Crew Member. The Infrastructure Leader will do regular farm work but is responsible for ensuring that these parts of the farm are properly implemented and maintained: - Irrigation systems - The making of raised beds - Plant support systems - Fertility program - Pest and weed management. The ideal Infrastructure Leader candidate must have at least 1 year experience working on a farm. A basic understanding of hand tools and farm machinery (post pounder, hand saw,...

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We are searching for someone who shares our passion for caring for animals and the earth. This position would be physically demanding, yet incredibly satisfying for the right person. You must be able to lift at least 75 pounds and work outside in all weather conditions. Job description: Assist with all aspects of livestock management including feeding and checking cattle and sheep on a regular basis , routine vaccinations and treatments as well as calving management. Prior experience is not necessary, just a love of animals, an enthusiastic attitude and a willingness to learn. Milking twice a day with another...

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"We are looking to hire two people to work on all aspects of the farm, with one specializing in field work & vegetable production and the other in flower production and floral design. Tasks may include: Preparing ground for planting with hand tools or possibly tractors DOE; Greenhouse work including seeding, watering, and maintaining a clean greenhouse; Weeding by hand or with tools or possibly with tractors DOE; Fieldwork including: planting, trellising, staking, netting, mulching, pinching, etc.; Miscellaneous on farm tasks, often involving moving heavy things around the farm; Installing and operating irrigation systems; Pest and disease management including spraying...

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Position Description:
"We are looking for two full time apprentices who are willing to work approximately 35 hour work week. Couples are welcome to apply. Apprentices will work Tuesday to Saturday with Sunday and Monday?s off. Hours will be from 7-3 daily with a one hour lunch break. (leaving afternoons for plenty of free time!!) except for on harvest days we will work until all harvesting is done and also market days hours vary on when the market begins. Apprentices will be involved in all aspects of the farm. This includes greenhouse work, transplanting, cultivation, harvesting, preparing produce and flowers for market,...

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We are looking to hire a 1 full time & 1-2 part time farm apprentices starting in mid-March through November. There is year-round work potential. Depending on the season and need, the work areas may include: field work (planting, weeding, harvesting herbs & vegetables) - greenhouse propagation (sowing seeds, taking cuttings, etc) - post-harvest handling of herbs (drying, processing, and packaging) - making herbal products - making and packaging vegetable cultures/ferments - deliveries or farmers market, plant sales, herb conferences This is a job for someone who is dependable, has a positive attitude, and is comfortable with hard work in...

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Position Description:
"A totally immersive farming position that includes: planting, seeding, harvesting, weeding, packing up for market, cultivating beds, livestock management, crop schedule management, and prepping for events on the farm."

Position Description:
"Work will involve all aspects of running a small scale, direct market organic farm. We work 5-6 days a week and attend market during the week and on the weekends. In addition, the crew will be expected to be involved in all areas of animal husbandry. We are open to sharing all that we know. We expect hard work, attention to detail, diligence, flexibility, and the desire to learn."

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"Full-Time: 45hrs a week Seasonal: March 1st - October 1st Schedule: Monday-Friday, some Saturdays, includes 2-day weekends Compensation: Housing, food, and $250 a month Weekly Schedule: Day and a half off a week 8 hours a day for 5 days and 5 hours on the half day Monday 7-4 with hour lunch break [8hr day] Tuesday 6-8AM (Prayer/Meditation), (8-9 breakfast), 9-1 (Work), 6-8 PM (Prayer/Meditation) [4hr day] Wednesday 7-4 with hour lunch break [8hr day] Thursday 6-8AM (Prayer/Meditation) (8-9 breakfast), 9-1, 6-8PM (Prayer/Meditation) [4hr day] Friday 7-4 [8hr day] Saturday 7-12 [5hr day] Days for Farm Dinner (5 dinners) -...

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"<br>*We offer two types of positions: Livestock Crew and Vegetable Crew. PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH YOU ARE APPLYING FOR*<br> We are a diverse farm that works as one crew but with two separate sets of responsibilities. <br>*Please e-mail resume and cover letter to apply*<br><br> Livestock Crew Position:<br> The primary focus of your work will be tending and managing the farm's livestock. These responsibilities include milking our raw milk Jersey herd of 6-12 cows, tending and feeding young calves and yearlings, and daily responsibilities for our pastured laying hen flock of 250 birds and ~1500 pastured broiler chickens. We raise around 50...

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"<br></br> <b>We are looking to hire one person full-time to be an integral part of the farm crew. Starting pay is $11.00/hr, with raises expected, and housing is provided next door at Potomac Vegetable Farms.</b> We are seeking a sharp, curious person with vegetable farm experience who is interested in a more in-depth look at an efficient small-scale vegetable farm, and who we can rely on to sweat the details and get stuff done. If this sounds like you, this position would be a good fit if you have excelled at being a part of a farm crew and are...

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"Our farm workers help us with planting, weeding, harvesting, processing and marketing vegetables through farmer's markets, CSA and wholesale outlets. You will work 6 days a week with either Sunday or Monday off. Twice a month you will have two days off. We work 45-50 hours a week in the early and late months, 60 hours a week mid-season. Hours are typically 7:30 or 8 until 5 or 6 with a one or one and half hour lunch break. Market days are longer. We have a larger crew, so we often break up into teams to accomplish our tasks. We...

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Position Description:
"Round Right Farm is seeking an Assistant Farm Manager. This is a full-time, year-round position, starting at $12/hr. On-farm housing in a one bedroom house, including utilities, is included. "

Position Description:
"The Farmer in Residence-Agricultural Production Specialization (FIR) is a season long, full-time position on Shalom's 12 acre farm in Powhatan, VA. Under the guidance of the Director of Farm Operations, Assistant Farm Manager and Volunteer and Education Manager, the FIR will have the opportunity to participate in every aspect of our sustainable vegetable farm operation, as well as one or more of our city-based food access programs. Primary Responsibilities include assist with field work as assigned-typical tasks include sowing, planting, harvesting, amending soil, washing/packing produce, and field preparation/maintenance; assist with volunteer and educational groups as needed; make produce deliveries to...

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Position Description:
"The paid, experiential 18-month Fellowship prepares and empowers individuals to become teachers and ambassadors for a more vibrant and accessible local food system. Selected Fellows are fully funded to spend six months in immersive training on our farm campus (Phase I) and one year in service work with relevant partner organizations (Phase II). During Phase I, Fellows connect with the food system as they live, work and study on the mountain farm campus in rural Highland County, Virginia. Fellows gain hands-on experience in sustainable fruit and vegetable production, small animal husbandry, beekeeping and more. During Phase II, Fellows work with...

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Position Description:
"You will be involved in all aspects of the farm, including seeding, planting, harvesting, sorting, weeding, and mulching. You will be expected to help keep the greenhouse and packing station tidy, including washing flats and harvest containers. You will assist us at our busy farmer?s market stands, help us pack our CSA, and help manage our laying hens. Additional duties may include deliveries, helping with bakery production, packaging bread, or cleaning tasks in the bakery. "

Position Description:
"We are a small scale diversified natural farm in central Virginia and are offering an opportunity to work with an innovative farmer to learn sustainable farming using all organic practices. Focusing on minimal tillage, natural mulches and maximized yields per square foot you will be learning how to produce high yields while minimizing day to day maintenance such as weeding. Our interns assist with market and preparing CSA bags for distribution. Interns will be involved with the growing, harvesting, and marketing aspects of producing high quality food. "

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Farm crew members will help in all aspects of vegetable production, sales and marketing, and farm maintenance. This includes but is not limited to weeding, transplanting, irrigating, bed prep and harvesting, post harvest washing, packaging and organization, greenhouse and tunnel work (moving and setting up mobile tunnels, trellising, seeding starts, etc). Crew members will be expected to help with CSA and marketing outlets including waking up early to drive to farmers markets, setting up the vegetable display, and establishing great customer relationships on behalf of Shenandoah Seasonal. Farm maintenance can include everything from aiding in infrastructure projects to mowing grass...

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"General or specific farm internship depending on qualification of individual. Intern will have general daily assignments, including most weekends and some holidays, such as opening and closing coops and gates, feeding and monitoring of barn and 'infirmary' animals, helping to clean coops and waterers and feeders, gathering and processing eggs, and general 'eyes on' fences and trails. Intern will rotate through various areas of the farm based on a seasonal schedule, including rotational grazing, infrastructure management, greenhouse and high tunnel production, and customer interaction (workshops, farmers market, community outreach, sales, social media, etc). In addition, intern will choose, develop, and...

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We consider our farm a learning farm. As a school teacher and master Gardner I strive to make each and everyone's experience a positive living and learning time on the farm. We offer lots of love opportunities for you to see surrounding sites of DC and the area as possible too.

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"General or specific farm internship depending on qualification of individual. Intern will have general daily assignments, including most weekends and some holidays, such as opening and closing coops and gates, feeding and monitoring of barn and 'infirmary' animals, helping to clean coops and waterers and feeders, gathering and processing eggs, and general 'eyes on' fences and trails. Intern will rotate through various areas of the farm based on a seasonal schedule, including rotational grazing, infrastructure management, greenhouse and high tunnel production, and customer interaction (workshops, farmers market, community outreach, sales, social media, etc). In addition, intern will choose, develop, and...

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"The internship will cover all aspects of the operation of a farmstead dairy & creamery with an emphasis on milking and animal husbandry. The intern will be expected to preform 5 solo milking shifts a week (following training) from March-July, and 3 shifts a week from August-October. Additional tasks will include but not be limited to- rearing of replacement ewe lambs, daily fence moves, milking parlor and barn cleanup, mucking jugs/stalls, fence and brush clearing, mowing and weed whacking, milk transfer and bulk tank cleaning, flipping and washing cheeses, wrapping and packaging cheeses, farmers markets and market prep, deliveries, dishwashing,...

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Position Description:
"Our internship program exists to create new farmers who will strike out on their or to explore long-term opportunities with us. Whatever you desire, you'll finish your internship with the skills you need to confidently manage a variety of livestock enterprises. Our 2018 internships are open on a rolling basis-we just need applicants able to commit to one month. We can only consider applicants who can commit to the full month (or longer!). Animal husbandry has a learning curve-we need to know the time we invest in our interns is time well spent. Like a boot camp, we'll slowly build...

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Looking for person willing to do farm work and farm related construction work. Would prefer person interested in long term position but will consider a one year gig. Employment could be year round permanent. Will provide you with home on site suitable for one couple. Family pets accepted provided they are watched. Our working dogs may not be friendly to new critters.

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"Internship Details: Plenty Farm provides a unique opportunity to learn hands-on fruit and vegetable production on a working (non-commercial) farm that is focused on service to the community. Most food grown on the farm goes to the food programs such as the food bank, Portable Produce, Preschool Produce and Community Lunch. Plenty! partners closely with local farms, schools and other community organizations to further common goals in Floyd County. The farm uses hand tools for most field work, a tractor for primary tillage and drip irrigation. The farm has one high tunnel and a small green house for season extension...

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Position Description:
"We are looking for interns who are detail-oriented, efficient, self-starters, and have a positive attitude to help us create a well-rounded team. Interns will work along side us, and independently once they have learned a task. They will need to be able to lift heavy objects and take whatever the weather and nature can throw at them, all day, 5 days a week. Interns will be expected to work 55-60 hours a week Monday-Friday with perhaps a few hours on weekends in particularly busy times. All interns must have a car. The nearest town and grocery store is 10 miles...

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Position Description:
"Intern will be involved with all aspects of production, from seeds to sales. Weekly work of five to five and a half days and 40 - 55 hrs. Learn with/alongside our previous season's intern as we build the farm business. "

Position Description:
"The Farm Assistant will work closely with all members of the PG team including the PG Executive Director, Farm Manager, Education Manager, and Food Access Coordinator. The Farm Assistant will directly assist the Farm Manager with all aspects of fruit and vegetable production at the farm including: research, crop planning, planting, harvesting, weeding, pest management, irrigation, post-harvest handling, establishing wholesale relationships, coordinating CSA deliveries, sales, and leading volunteer groups. In addition to on-farm production responsibilities, the Farm Assistant will participate in hands-on garden, nutrition, and cooking education (field trips, summer camps, in-school lessons, farm-to-school events), community events & education outreach...

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Position Description:
"We accept general farm interns throughout the year based on availability (see sidebar on our website). We also are looking for someone with experience in vegetable growing to co-manage the seed production side of our farm. Ideally, the co-manager would commit to a full growing season and take responsibility for some of the crops (with guidance from us). We are looking for a grower who may be interested in taking on full management of seed production in the future. Profit share arrangements are possible for interns who can commit for a full season and take on responsibility."

Position Description:
"The farm internship at Innisfree is an opportunity for the applicant to gain experience in animal husbandry and the practice of rotational grazing. Interns help with the daily cattle and sheep moves and observations, with the intent that they will work towards proficiency in understanding what goes into making daily decisions. They are exposed to animal health checks for both sheep and cattle, how to evaluate animals for health concerns and how to safely and effectively work with them. As a compliment to these areas, interns will be involved in the upkeep and installation of permanent fence infrastructure, and the...

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Position Description:
"This is a full-time, staff position within Piedmont Environmental Council. The Roundabout Meadows Community Farm will be located on a 141-acre PEC-owned property at Gilbert's Corner in Loudoun County. This farm manager will work both on the ground at the farm and develop community relationships throughout the Loudoun County community. The community farm manager will possess strong experience and knowledge of sustainable farming with an interest in experimenting with variety trials and growing methods. The farm manager must demonstrate an aptitude to engage and cultivate new relationships within the Loudoun community, be willing to develop and lead educational workshops, and...

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We are looking for a grazing manager/farm assistant. The intern would help manage cattle and grazing plans, moving herds often, checking fall calves, help feed and manage sheep including parasite management, hoof trimming and lambing management, some mowing pastures and clearing fences. Other duties would include building high tensile wire fencing, helping to trench water lines and build handling facilities for cattle and sheep. We also board several horses and duties may include horse care, if the applicant is interested. We are flexible with length of internship. This is an opportunity to be very hands on with a herd of...

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Position Description:
"Position Title: Food Truck Manager and Chef This position will work directly on the truck during events as Chef, develop menus featuring our seasonal produce, preserve and create value added products (such as sauces and dips), and manage our team on the Truck of 3-5 people. Given the flexibility a food truck provides, our schedule can look very different week to week, as we attempt to serve clientele all over the New River Valley and Roanoke areas. During the main season (April - November), we have large special events and festivals almost every weekend, spanning multiple days, with the potential...

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Position Description:
" Primary Responsibilities: Assist with field work as assigned. Typical tasks include sowing, planting, harvesting, amending soil, washing/packing produce, and field preparation/maintenance. Assist with volunteer and educational groups as needed. Make produce deliveries to the city as needed. Participate in at least one city distribution program. Participate in implementation of crop plan. Help with the general organization and maintenance of all farm equipment and outbuildings. To apply for this position, please send cover letter, resume, and 2-3 references to arineburke@gmail.com . Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis until the position is filled. For more information, feel free to...

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"The job requires a lot of picking and planting, some on your knees. You will learn how to plant, grow, manage, harvest and prepare crops for Market and for our Truck. Part of work is going to Markets and running a farm stand. The position will require someone who has strong customer service skills and can be outgoing, knowledgeable and inviting. Since we started the food truck, interns have helped with cooking and prep work too. We want our staff to be involved every step of the way from farm to table. Optimally everyone on the crew can work every...

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Position Description:
"The Sprouting Farms Apprenticeship is designed for individuals with a solid foundation of farm knowledge and skills; those who are looking to deepen their experience managing a successful farm business; and those with a goal of running their own farm enterprise. The majority of the apprenticeship will be focused on experiential learning, or learning by doing. Apprentices will be asked to apply diverse agriculture theories and practices, collect and analyze data, and use their findings to adapt and strengthen their final business plan."

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"**Update** Fully staffed for the 2018 season. You are welcome to apply for the 2019 season. At this time, we cannot consider your application unless you are available to commit for the entire season. We value diversity and equality and welcome anyone who is kind and conscientious to join our team. Couples welcome! Weekly commitment is 5 days on-farm and 1 day off-farm at Saturday market. Farmhands are an integral part of all operations. An average week includes daily animal chores (morning and afternoon), one poultry processing day, one wholesale restaurant delivery day, two Saturday farmer's markets, egg washing and...

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Position Description:
"Working on the farm requires the physical capability to contribute daily in a rigorous, fast-paced agricultural setting. Farm work offers an incredibly rewarding and demanding work environment and life experience. Interns must be prepared and willing to work in all weather conditions, scorching heat or pouring rain or biting frost. We work 10 hour days (typically 8am to 6pm), Monday through Friday and one half day on Saturday or Sunday. Internship begins in April and ends in November. Please consider this commitment before applying. "

Position Description:
"2018 internships begin on April 15 and end on either July 15, 2018 (3 month) or October 15, 2018 (6 month). A pre-acceptance 2 day working farm visit is required. <br><br> Available internships and projects:<br> Rotational Grazing and Livestock Management<br> Water Cycle and Pasture Management<br> Marketing and Customer Development<br> Mutualism and Symbiotic Relationships <br> Agri-tourism<br> Mushrooms and Ginger under High Tunnels<br> Value-Add product development (canning, smokehouse, preserving, etc.) "

Position Description:
"Interns assist with all aspects of our diversified farm; Plants, Animals, Value Added Products, and People, both B&B guests and customers. Interns participate in planning, planting, field maintenance, harvest, farmers markets, wholesale and on farm sales. Our summer-fall staff also helps to prepare for our winter CSA season, as production continues year round but on a more limited scale. Daily chores include regular animal care (sheep, donkeys, chickens, cow, working livestock guardian dogs). We tailor the experience to the interests of the Interns as much as we can, within the needs of the farm.<br /> "

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"Hands-on Development of an organic restorative agriculture farm guided by a non-resident advisor/farmer who has already done this project and advised many others. The intern will work with the semi-retired owner and the advisor in formulating the farm plans. He will be responsible for the day to day work projects involving both long term development and short term income. A comprehensive water management program is being implemented. Work shall be 40 hours per week, one week vacation."

Position Description:
"At Tree and Leaf Farm, we are looking for people who are self-motivated and enjoy good hard work, want to better understand the connection between healthy soil and good food, and learn what it takes to get it to market. We require people to work 5 days a week (40-50 hours). Workers will plant, cultivate, harvest, process vegetables and attend farmers' market in all types of weather. We are hiring for one position starting immediately to join our 4-person crew and to work through November, with the potential for winter work and beyond."

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"Work. A lot of it. Seeking very very experienced transplanters and harvesters that can weigh and pack produce. If you do not have experience PLEASE do not email me. I will just say no. I am offering good pay, free housing, and long term profit sharing benefits for experienced candidate ready to jump into my farm. <br><br> Main duties;<br> Spot check, foiler spray, transplant, harvest at individual small plots Weigh and deliver produce<br> Customer service at farmers market/farm stand setting up, displaying, and selling produce Cold calling restaurants and creating new business"

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"This is truly an internship/apprenticeship, not a farmhand job. This would be most appropriate for someone with little farming experience, but who is still really enthusiastic about farming. I have a LOT of books and resources about farming, which will be part of the curriculum if you are seriously interested in this as an educational opportunity. The main message I want to teach is that there is no one right way to farm. If you're a dogmatic type who insists on doing things only a particular way, we might not get along."

Position Description:
"Working alongside an experienced, creative thinking farmer provides opportunity for experiential learning. Greenhouse, field work and light tractor work. Training provided for all aspects of seeding, weeding, bed prep, watering and marketing. "

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Application is open for females or males.

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"Interns are desired primarily for garden work, though they are also encouraged to plug in in other areas. All community members and residents are asked to work 42 hours a week, and we request that garden interns make at least half those hours in the garden. Other work hours can include animal husbandry, household work, cooking, childcare, and possibly building projects, wherever an individual would like to plug in. The first month of internship is a trial/application period, after which the applicant is asked to engage in 'clearness' conversations with each community member to ensure there are no concerns or...

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Position Description:
"Our crew members will jump right in to every aspect of vegetable production. This includes carpentry, mechanical troubleshooting, marketing, budget management and all the weeding, harvesting, planting involved in a full season. We have part-time or full-time hours available."

Position Description:
"Interns are invited to live and work at Waverly Farms for three months or longer during the growing season. Longer or shorter stays would be also be considered. Interns will participate in all aspects of farm planning, planting, plant care, harvesting, greenhouse operations, CSA box preparation and delivery and farmers markets. All interns will participate in animal care and maintenance, too, including feeding, caring, kidding and milking. Interns will live with the Garden Manager in a comfortable three bedroom house located across the street from Waverly Farms. "

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Engage in a full range of activities from seeding to shipping. Also be exposed to the rhythm of an active farm life with a rain-or-shine work ethic. Please see website for details.

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"We are offering $10/hr, plus your own small apartment, plus produce. The apartments (which are located in the country; as in apartments over top of a barn, not apartments in town) are located about 4 miles from the farm, which grants interns some privacy/their own life, but you will need to have your own transportation. Extremely motivated workers have biked back and forth before. We require that you work atleast 3 days a week (for us feel good about giving you the apartment), and you can work up to 5 days a week, so there is some flexibility there."

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"Learn how to operate a certified Organic farm, seed starting, transplanting, succession planning, accounting/bookkeep and OSP record maintenance. "

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"Work on a sustainable farm for the duration of the summer. Serve as an apprentice taking on every increasing responsibilities as skills develop. Help with horticulture, sheep and alpaca shepherding and care of chickens. We are looking for young people who are serious about developing marketable skills in sustainable agriculture and build a solid resume with letters of recommendation to apply to future jobs or educational opportunities."

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"Interns will participate in all aspects of the farm. Daily chores/duties may include animal care (cattle, chickens, and livestock guardian dogs) egg collection, moving chickens, poultry processing, customer service during store hours, plant care and garden maintenance, hay production, and deliveries. At Forrest Green we offer the additional unique opportunity to be part of our herbal classes. This allows interns to fully learn herbalism as well as being able to participate in the hands-on medicine making to build their own herbal medicine apothecary."

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This internship is for an experienced grower who has already completed a short farm internship of at least 6 months or has been on a volunteer project for a large farm or urban farm for at least 1 year. If you don't meet either of these requirements then please read the beginning farmer internship on PetersburgGrows.com. This position is for an individual with experience. If you have no experience there are plenty of farms that offer volunteers a chance to learn.

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"Our main goal as mentors is to prepare our apprentices with the skills required to run a diversified farm and to demonstrate approaches that lead to success. By following our farming season from beginning to end, apprentices acquire the skills required to start their own farm. These include farming skills, as well as business and leadership skills. Learning takes place through a combination of hands on experience, intellectual-philosophical discussion and study. "

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"Duties will include milking goats, moving fencing, helping with cheesemaking, working at farmers markets, feeding pigs and chickens, washing eggs, and other miscellaneous farm work. Our work is varied- on the farm you will be lifting heavy things, getting dirty, and working closely with animals, while in the creamery you will be making cheese, paying close attention to cleanliness, and packaging product for market. "

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"Our intern will work 30 hours a week from March until October for a $175/week stipend with housing and worker's compensation included.<br> We're incredibly excited to launch Berrey Hill Farm and make Holly and her family's beautiful land a part of our local food economy! If you meet the requirements for the apprenticeship, please email us your resume, a brief description of why you're interested in working with us, and three references (two work-related and one personal, please!). "

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Working through all phases and mechanical maintenance of all systems for an integrated sustainable farm

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- Come to the homestead twice a day and milk the animals - Must be able to assemble milking equipment and hand carry to the parlor - Must be able to bring animals to the goat stand and milk - Must be able to hand carry 3 gallons of milk back to the lab

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"Interns will engage in a variety of farmwork with us, from livestock care to gardening. You will work alongside us to accomplish daily tasks and work on bigger projects. We are happy to tailor work to an intern's interests. Interns will also be expected to help with preparing meals. Work will be 25-30 hours/ week. Work will be approximately 7am-12pm Monday-Friday, giving you time to explore the surrounding area."

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"Full-time work on an organic vegetable farm. Interns are involved in all aspects of production, from seed starting to selling at market. "

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"We are offering one apprentice position. The apprentice position involves every aspect of the farm operation from the business and financial management end to all parts of production, harvest, packing, marketing, and selling. An ideal candidate has a commitment to the craft of sustainable farming, a open mind and willingness to learn, a positive attitude and a passion for excellence, an ability to match quality with an attention to detail, and, most importantly, a sense of humor."

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"Two paid hourly positions available immediately: 20-40 hours per week, primarily Thursday-Monday during daylight hours. Job responsibilities include all aspects of working a labor intensive chemical-free vegetable production farm, operating our farm store, and assisting with farm-to-school events."

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"Hard work, face-to-face in the community, and hands-in-the-dirt experience are direct pathways to personal growth. Our aim is to equip you with the skills necessary to initiate community-based food and health initiatives, while increasing your own self-reliance. Our internships will be hard work, and we will depend on your good work and dedication to meet our various program goals. We will be depending on you to complete assigned work activities, while being involved in all aspects of local food production and sales, including: -Work at rural and urban farm sites, including seeding, transplanting, weeding, thinning, and harvesting. Rain or shine!...

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"There are a few requirements. We require that you: Be at least 21 years of age, have either lived on your own or with others, have a valid drivers license, be able to carry at least 50 lbs, maintain good hygiene and you should probably be a dog and animal person as well. We also don?t allow the use of tobacco products or hard drugs on the farm premises. During your time with us you will be seeding, planting, harvesting, weeding and doing everything involved in the maintenance and upkeep of our farm as well as record keeping and sales....

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"Our interns participate and learn all aspects of running a sustainable (both farming approach and business approach)farm. We are no till, so tending beds, starting seeds, greenhouse work, harvesting, packaging, marketing and delivery of perorders (optional on that one). "

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"Interns will be exposed to all aspects of working on a small biological farm. Duties include but are not limited to: seeding, transplanting, foliar feeding, fertigating, applying soil amendments, setting up irrigation, mulching, watering, harvesting, washing produce, making bouquets, weeding, marketing and general farm maintenance. Though we do use a riding tractor for much of our field preparation we still primarily rely on hand tools for most of our day to day work. Interns must be prepared to work in all types of weather including snow and rain. Most often we will be working 40-50 hours a week over 5...

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"<br><b>Farm Apprentice and Outdoor Educator</b><br> The Abundant Seed Exchange; a Farm and Education Center, is currently looking for two apprentices to work closely with the farm owner on our cultivated land. We are centrally located between Charlottesville and Lynchburg,VA in beautiful Nelson County. We built our farm and education center from scratch. We have two acres under cultivation, with a further half-acre designated as a teaching garden for the education center. This is where the students of our regional community come to learn, about sustainable farming. We grow a diverse array of vegetables, raise goats, and have chickens for meat,...

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"Looking for one or two new farmers to join our 2016 farm family. Internship will involve all aspects of running a holistic, grass based, direct market farm. We work 5-6 days a week and attend farmers markets on the weekends. In addition, interns will be expected to be involved in all areas of animal husbandry. We expect 110% of hard work- mentally, physically and emotionally. Attention to detail and passion are mandatory. "

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"Interns support seasonal needs of vegetable operation beginning with greenhouse planting and spring bed preparation. Throughout the season, interns focus on planting, weed management, harvesting, irrigation (drip), and vegetable distribution via shares or markets. They will also be involved in supporting others in their gardening tasks. Interns work 5 days/week, which typically amounts to 40-45 hours/week. Our workdays lengthen as the season peaks, however, which can lengthen our hours to approximately 55/wk. Shared weekend watering duties are also expected. "

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"The position will work 3-days per week at each farm. Daily tasks at Wind Haven Farm will include all aspects of seed starting, planting, maintaining and harvesting flowers. Dug In Farms tasks will include harvesting, retail produce/flower stand management and small flock care. "

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"Internship will focus on rotational grazing, milking, processing poultry, sustainable gardening, and marketing. Interns work an average of 6 hours per day, 6 days per week. The eager and enthusiastic intern can work more hours on farm projects. "