Jacobs Fresh Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
475 N Fletcher Rd
Dexter, Michigan, 48130

Primary Contact: Jacob D'Lamater
Secondary Contact: Anna Wiley

Primary Phone:
    Number: 5172501222
    Email: jacobsfreshfarm@gmail.com

Secondary Phone
    Number: 7345454441

Website: https://www.jacobsfreshfarm.com

Internship information
General Farm Description: 40 acre organic produce farm with CSA, upick, farm markets, onsite events. We do a large variety of produce as well as strawberries, flowers, and manage an apiary.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: 6/1/22
Internship Ends: 10/31/22
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: 7/1/22
Minimum Length of Stay: 3 months

Internship Details:

Learn everything from seed to harvest. Training will be on seeding schedules and tools, irrigation setup, greenhouse management, disease management, harvest, wash and pack, storage procedures. There is always the opportunity to learn more advanced skills based on work ethic and interest. We believe that work should be interesting and fun and that you should be able to earn a liveable wage. There is flexible scheduling, part time and full time available with competitive wages.

Educational Opportunities: a great place to learn how to manage an organic farm

Skills Desired: we can work with any experience level

Meals: no, but a farm share is included with employment

Stipend: training wage is $12.5/hr, negotiated higher up to $17/hr after 2 weeks. farm share included

Housing: negotiable

Preferred method of Contact: phone