Salamander Springs Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
396 Nelson Road NW
178 Hitchcock Road
Milledgeville, Georgia , 31061

Primary Contact: Debbie Waugh
Primary Phone:
    Number: 478-952-3544


Internship information
General Farm Description: Fifty acre educational homestead with market garden

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: As soon as possible
Internship Ends: Looking for someone long-term who could share in farm profits
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: February 1, 2020
Minimum Length of Stay: three months but looking for long-term

Internship Details:

Looking for one-two people who could take over operation of market garden; owner has been ill and can no longer manage farm; would like capable person(s) who could manage market garden and eventually take over production and sales, sharing in profits. We have two local markets and a co-op we could join; garden growing area can be expanded; challenges as Salamander Springs is off-the-grid, and much work to be done as owner has been ill and away from operation.

Educational Opportunities: Partner with Georgia College and State University, only fifteen minutes from the farm, on many educational projects; also would like to increase workshops on the farm

Skills Desired: Need to be knowledgeable in organic growing and production for local markets; enthusiastic, hard-working, self-motivated organizer who works well with others and genuinely loves the sustainable lifestyle.

Meals: Yes

Stipend: Share in market profits; will discuss according to experience

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: text message or email