Anthony Vaccarielli

Contact information
Farm Address:
59 Rifle Rage Rd

Albany , New York , 61368

Primary Contact: Anthony Vaccarielli
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    Number: 518-221-3952
    Email: avaccarielli@gmail.com

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Internship information
General Farm Description: Karner Farm is a 4-acre organic market/CSA vegetable farm in Albany County New York . We grow a wide variety of vegetables (from Asparagus to Zucchini and everything in between) on 4 acres each season. Our mission is to efficiently produce high-quality vegetables and culinary herbs for local markets while providing living wages and career advancement opportunities. PLEASE NOTE- this farm has been closed fora few years and we are looking to startup for 2019-2020 seasons .

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: 3/1/2019
Internship Ends: 10/31/2019
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: 2/15/2019
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Internship Details:

“Assist in developing schedules for successive plantings of field crops, and ensure that they are followed

Help Field Manager coordinate weekly weeding, irrigation and pest/disease control plans

Monitor quality control of post-harvest handling and packing of produce for markets

Oversee management of soil fertility though seeding of green manures and other inputs

Maintain careful records of all planting, harvesting and crop/soil inputs

Coordinate maintenance and repair of farm tools, equipment, and facilities:


Educational Opportunities: Gain experience through observation and hands-on experience from the time you start with us. Learn the modernization of the organic farming industry with hands on day to day activities.

Skills Desired: Obtained Relevant Education Prior-Acquired Some Work Experience on a working farm

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Stipend: DOE- Depending on Experience

Housing: Supplied

Preferred method of Contact: Email