Be Love Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
7071 Bucktown Lane

Vacaville , California , 3458

Primary Contact: matthew engelhart
Secondary Contact: marta macbeth


Primary Phone:
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    Number: 415-501-9678
    Email: marta@cafegratitude.com

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Website: http://www.belovefarm.com

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Internship information
General Farm Description: "Be Love Farm Intern <br><br> This is an opportunity to learn practical regenerative agriculture on a very diverse 21 acre farm in Northern California. Our motto is," Annuals under the protection of trees with the redemption of grasses", as we follow the Oak Savannah model in our production. We produce wine, olive oil, eggs, lamb, veggies, fruit, nuts and have a micro- dairy. We practice BD composting, alley cropping, silvopasture, planned grazing, no-till/low till, grafting, naturally fermented wine, artisan cheese making, fermented dairy products. One could learn any of the above as well as vegetable production, greenhouse management, pruning, sprout production, olive curing, kraut making, irrigation, poultry processing, etc. <br><br> An intern is given a place to stay (two share a trailer) and we provide two meals (breakfast and lunch) everyday. For dinner you are on your own with access to the larder.Interns receive a monthly stipend. Our expectation is that interns participate 30-35 hours a week and we ask for a minimum of a 6 month commitment but prefer 1 year. There is the flexibility to work off farm for income. <br><br> The most important skill you will learn at Be Love Farm is how to navigate community. Being skillful in relationships is the key to any community, business or farm. We provide training in a set of tools that if used will enhance your ability to inspire workability and elicit love. <br><br> Any interested people can send a letter of interest and resume to Matthew@cafegratitude.com. Thank you for your interest."

CRAFT Member Farm? Yes

Internship Starts: 3/20/2017
Internship Ends: 3/20/2018
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: 4/30/2017
Minimum Length of Stay: 6 months

Internship Details:

“Be Love Farm Apprentice
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This is an opportunity to learn practical regenerative agriculture on a very diverse 21 acre farm in Northern California. Our motto is," Annuals under the protection of trees with the redemption of grasses", as we follow the Oak Savannah model in our production. We produce wine, olive oil, eggs, lamb, veggies, fruit, nuts and have a micro- dairy. We practice BD composting, alley cropping, silvopasture, planned grazing, no-till/low till, grafting, naturally fermented wine, artisan cheese making, fermented dairy products. One could learn any of the above as well as vegetable production, greenhouse management, pruning, sprout production, olive curing, kraut making, irrigation, poultry processing, etc.
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An apprentice is given a place to stay (two share a trailer) and we provide two meals (breakfast and lunch) everyday. For dinner you are on your own with access to the larder. Apprentices receive a monthly stipend of $50. Our expectation is that apprentices work 30-35 hours a week and we ask for a minimum of a 6 month commitment but prefer 1 year. There is the flexibility to work off farm for income.
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The most important skill you will learn at Be Love Farm is how to navigate community. Being skillful in relationships is the key to any community, business or farm. We provide training in a set of tools that if used will enhance your ability to inspire workability and elicit love.
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Any interested people can send a letter of interest and resume to Matthew@cafegratitude.com. Thank you for your interest.”


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Skills Desired:

Meals: included

Stipend: TBA

Housing: included

Preferred method of Contact: email or phone