Oz Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
41601 mountain view road
PO box 244
Point Arena, California , 95468

Primary Contact: James Gallager
Secondary Contact: Dean Fernandez

Primary Phone:
    Number: 7076840683
    Email: produce@ozfarm.com

Secondary Phone
    Number: 7078823046
    Email: info@ozfarm.com

    Email: info@ozfarm.com

Website: www.ozfarm.com

Internship information
General Farm Description: Oz Farm is an organic farm and retreat center which has operated for over 20 years on the banks of the Garcia River in Mendocino County, Ca. We grow vegetables and heirloom apples for local markets, restaurants, and our CSA program. We provide education in sustainable agriculture for beginning farmers. We also host retreats and weddings

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: April 1st 2020
Internship Ends: November 16th 2020
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: January 1st 2020
Minimum Length of Stay: 8 months

Internship Details:

An educational, hands-on experience in small-scale organic agriculture. Minimum 30 hours per week of field work and occasional educational discussions and field trips. Extensive practice in agricultural skills, from planning and field preparation through planting, weeding, harvesting and marketing, with opportunities to delve more deeply into areas of interest. Expect a serious, production-focused work environment and lots of repetitive manual labor. Communal living includes shared kitchen, family-style dinners, weekly community meetings, and rotating weekend farm duties. For more details and application, go to https://www.ozfarm.com/apply-2020

Educational Opportunities: Occasional classes, lectures, and field trips

Skills Desired: Some farming experience preferred

Meals: Bulk staples and produce are provided. Meat and dairy are not provided

Stipend: $300/month

Housing: Housing is a private 10x12 cabin with water, wood stove and DC electricity, along with access to a communal kitchen and living space

Preferred method of Contact: email