Contact informationFarm Address:
1255 Oblong Road
Williamstown , Massachusetts , 1267
Primary Contact: Beth Lewand
Secondary Contact: Topher Sabot
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: "Cricket Creek Farm is a small grass-based dairy in Western Massachusetts. We make several award-winning cheeses from the milk of our herd of Brown Swiss and Jersey cows (currently milking about 30 cows). In addition to the cheese, we sell raw milk from our farm store. We also raise pigs and beef, and have an on-farm bakery. We make our own hay for our cows that we feed out during the winter. We attend several local farmers markets, have a small on-farm store, and run a vibrant apprenticeship program."
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: Flexible
Internship Ends: Flexible
Number of Internship Available: 5
Application Deadline: Rolling
Minimum Length of Stay: 1 year
Meals: "Meals are not provided, but food from the farm will be available - some free of charge, other at a vastly discounted price."
Stipend: "Starting stipend at $500/month, can go up based on experience and length of commitment. "
Housing: " Interns will share the farm house with the other interns, located on the farm. The house has wireless internet, heat, two bathrooms, washer and dryer, and a fully-equipped kitchen. Garden space is also available. "
Preferred method of Contact: Email