Updated on Feb 11, 2019
Contact informationFarm Address:
3260 Highway 166
Douglasville , Georgia , 54411
Primary Contact: Lindy Kloepfer
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: "Little Fox Farm grows a wide variety of vegetables, strawberries, and cut flowers on 5 acres of land. The Certified Naturally Grown farm is located 30 minutes Southwest of Atlanta, in Douglasville . Annawakee creek flows through the property and is swimmable during the summer. Sweetwater Creek State Park is a 10 minute drive from the farm as well. You can find pictures of the farm on the Little Fox Farm Instagram page and website (www.littlefox.farm)."
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: 3/18/2019
Internship Ends: 12/13/2019
Number of Internship Available: 1
Minimum Length of Stay: Full season
Educational Opportunities: "The apprentice will be working alongside the owner/farm manager most days. They will learn how to seed in a greenhouse, transplant, weed, fertilize, irrigate, harvest/package vegetables, arrange flower bouquets, dry flowers, and handcraft wreaths in the fall. "
Skills Desired: " Although some farming experience is preferred, it's not required. I'm looking for an apprentice who is passionate about farming, eager to learn, and creative. Farming takes a lot of hard work, but arranging flower bouquets and making wreaths requires creativity and patience. "
Stipend: The apprentice will work on the farm Monday - Friday and attend the farmers market with me on Saturday. It is preferred that the apprentice have their own vehicle to get to the market. A typical week will consist of 40-50 hours. During the summer we take longer lunch breaks to avoid the heat of the day and work more efficiently. The apprentice will receive a weekly stipend of $125.
Housing: There is a small one room cabin provided for the apprentice on the farm with a bathroom and a covered outdoor kitchen area.
Preferred method of Contact: Email