Heifer USA

Contact information
Farm Address:
55 Heifer Rd.
Perryville, Arkansas , 72126

Primary Contact: Ian Peters
Primary Phone:
    Number: 501-889-7002
    Email: ian.peters@heifer.org

Website: https://www.heifer.org/usa/volunteer.html

Internship information
General Farm Description: Heifer Ranch is a 1,200-acre agricultural learning center that offers training and support to beginning and experienced farmers alike. Heifer Ranch offers those seeking to grow their experience in sustainable agriculture the opportunity to completely immerse themselves in our work. Volunteers at the Heifer Ranch are provided housing on site and work full time in our organic gardens, tend to our pasture-raised livestock, and our maintenance/facilities team.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: Any-Time, per individual availability
Internship Ends: 3-12 Months
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: ASAP
Minimum Length of Stay: 3 Months

Internship Details:

Our volunteers work full-time on our Organic Gardens, Pasture-Raised Livestock, and Maintenance/Facilities teams. Volunteers work alongside our professional experts, and amongst a community of similarly minded and passionate individuals. Heifer USA believes that our best future will be built upon just and sustainable food systems that care for the workers, animals, and the environment.

Educational Opportunities: Our volunteers work closely alongside our full-time, expert staff members on a daily basis. They are exposed to the ins and outs of all the daily chores and responsibilities of a working organic farm.

Skills Desired: We're looking for individuals who are passionate about learning about regenerative agriculture.

Meals: Not at this time, due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Stipend: Yes

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: Email