Updated on Jul 16, 2019
Contact informationFarm Address:
398 N Putnam Grove Rd
Oak Hill, --- , 32759
Primary Contact: Elizabeth Merachnik
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Green Flamingo is a 2 1/2 acre diversified market garden. We are always striving to be innovative and using methods that help create long term soil sustainability. We use no till methods, dry land farming techniques, full year cover crop rotations, and greenhouse propagation. We are focused on having a high biodiversity and use many permaculture methods at the farm (especially to help with season extension). Green Flamingo is production and education oriented and sells to Farmers Market, Restaurants and Health Food Stores, and has a 40 person CSA program.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: september 16th 2019
Internship Ends: may 20th 2019
Number of Internship Available: 4
Application Deadline: November 20th
Minimum Length of Stay: 3 months
please contact us for our full internship overview.
3 month internships and 6 month internships are available
Educational Opportunities: no till practices,cover crop management, permaculture practices, BCS introduction, dry land farming practices, mulching, crop rotation, greenhouse soil mixing, greenhouse propagation, Farm Library with lots of reference books
Skills Desired: for 3 month internship: experience is a plus, but not required for 6 month internship: applicant must have previous farm experience with farm reference
Meals: Yes, we have a fully stocked and well organized kitchen.
Stipend: 3 month internship: $200/month 6 month internship: $400/month
Preferred method of Contact: email