Contact informationFarm Address:
16500 Hearst PO Road
Willits , California , 42129
Primary Contact: Tamara Adams
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: "Operating as a guest ranch, Emandal Farm provides a unique experience for those looking to get away from the bustling city life. The 1.5 acres of garden space provides the majority of vegetables and fruit for farm cooked meals for guests, staff and school groups."
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: 4/4/2016
Internship Ends: 10/12/2016
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: 31-Mar-16
Minimum Length of Stay: 5.5 months
“The Assistant Gardener ? Kitchen Garden works with the Head Gardener to create a beautiful organic vegetable garden, including herbs and fruit. The ideal person is a people person with some experience, and a love of hard work, long hours, and interaction with children as well as adults. This is a great opportunity to learn and participate in a fun, casual setting. “
Skills Desired: "Ideally the Assistant Gardener ? Kitchen Garden should have farm and garden experience. In addition, it is desired that s/he will have experience in crop planning, greenhouse management, planting and garden maintenance, harvesting and post-harvest needs, irrigation set up and repair, and composting. Also helpful is knowledge of pruning, perennials, lawn and garden equipment (tillers, weed whackers, mowers, chippers, etc.), food preservation, and flower arrangement. Experience working with school or tour groups, as well as individuals, is a plus as well."
Meals: "Farm cooked meals and access to produce, meat, eggs and most food staples for off days."
Stipend: $250 Weekly
Housing: "A private room in the staff housing village with communal kitchen, bathrooms and living area."
Preferred method of Contact: Email