Walpole Valley Farms

Contact information
Farm Address:
663 Wentworth Road
Walpole, New Hampshire, 03608

Primary Contact: Chris Caserta
Primary Phone:
    Number: 603-852-4772
    Email: Chris@WalpoleValleyFarms.com

Website: http://www.WalpoleValleyFarms.com

Internship information
General Farm Description: Using proven sustainable farming practices on 100 beautiful acres, we raise pasture-raised animals and strive to produce the most wholesome food possible. In 2017, we opened a restaurant 5 miles from the farm called The Hungry Diner (HungryDinerWalpole.com) We sell mostly to our local community members at our busy farm store and also local food co-ops. We also have a beautiful 1774 Bed and Breakfast on the farm, The Inn at Valley Farms. (InnatValleyFarms.com)

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: May 6, 2024. Date flexible
Internship Ends: Oct 25, 2024. Date flexible
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: 3/31/24
Minimum Length of Stay: 3 month & 6 month options. Dates flexible

Internship Details:

All positions will learn how to raise grass-fed and pasture-raised animals using sustainable farming techniques. Learn the ins and outs first hand using proven farming methods. Our mission is to pass on these important skills to others, thus strengthening the future of farming. You learn more the longer you stay.

Educational Opportunities: Learn how to raise 100% Grass-Fed Beef, Pasture-Raised Chickens, Turkeys, Pigs and Eggs. Composting, direct-sales marketing and small business management skills. Further advancement and longer term employment opportunities are possible for those who show interest.

Skills Desired: No previous farming experience required. A desire to learn, a positive attitude, and the ability to work hard physically are essential.

Meals: Food stipend included for use at our farm store. Choose from beef, chicken, pork, turkey, eggs, cheeses, maple syrup, honey, jams, and jellies.

Stipend: Farm store food stipend and also paid stipend of $1000/month.

Housing: On-farm housing with all services included.

Preferred method of Contact: Email