Contact informationFarm Address:
5737 County Rd H
Arena, Wisconsin, 53503
Primary Contact: Nadia Alber
Secondary Contact: Chad Backes
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Organic vegetable and pasture-based livestock operation (sheep, hogs, cattle and poultry). We sell directly to customers at famers markets. We also grow and make our own hay, small grains and perennial pasture. We own 78 acres and rent another approx. 50 acres. We have to small children and enjoy growing and cooking nutritious food as a family.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: 4/1/2021
Internship Ends: 10/1/2021
Number of Internship Available: 1 or 2 depending on time frame and availability, please inquire!
Application Deadline: Rolling deadline (but preferably before 5/1/2021)
Minimum Length of Stay: 1 month
Looking for a few people to help out during the 2021 season on our farm with vegetables and livestock. Timeframe is negotiable, but we would prefer the stay to be a minimum of 1-2 months long, but a season-long worker would also be preferred. Days would be spent outside working with planting, weeding and harvesting vegetables; rotationally grazing livestock; packing for multiple farmers markets per week; and helping with watering/fencing projects.
Educational Opportunities: Organic vegetable production, rotational grazing of livestock, hay making, fence building and livestock watering systems.
Skills Desired: Experience with vegetable production preferred
Meals: Yes (2x per day if living on premises) - otherwise 1x per day
Preferred method of Contact: Phone or email