Crossroads Community Farm, LLC
Last Updated On: marzo 4th, 2022 at 01:31PM MST
Contact informationFarm Address:
4144 County Road J
Cross Plains, Wisconsin, 53528
Primary Contact: Cassie Noltnerwyss
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Crossroads Community Farm (located in Cross Plains, WI – near Madison) is a certified organic vegetable farm. We are queer-owned and operated, and committed to creating a safe and welcoming space for everyone to work. We are a well-established production farm, and as we mature, we continue to expand our food/racial justice work. We offer several full-time seasonal crew positions for individuals willing to work hard on our 25-acre farm.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: early June
Internship Ends: end of October
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: rolling
Minimum Length of Stay: 4 months
Each field position has slightly different starting and end dates (see below for more details) though the nature of the positions are generally the same. A field position at our farm involves hard work with your body, as you help us to seed, plant, weed, and harvest vegetables. Crew members work 40 hour weeks in the field, in every possible weather condition.
Educational Opportunities: We offer a two year certified apprenticeship program through the state of WI, where we will teach you all the skills and pay for your coursework to become a farmer. This opportunity is available to individuals after they have worked one full season with us.
Skills Desired: At least one full season on a vegetable farm or other farm experience (desired) Ability to appropriately balance speed and quality of work Excellent verbal communication skills and ability to follow directions Able to move body efficiently with sufficient stamina
Stipend: $14.01/hour starting, plus a season end bonus that brings base pay up to $15.01/hour
Preferred method of Contact: email