Green Flamingo Organics

Contact information
Farm Address:
398 N Putnam Grove Rd
Oak Hill, --- , 32759

Primary Contact: Elizabeth Merachnik
Primary Phone:
    Number: 3865764298


Internship information
General 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

Internship Details:

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

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: email