Lydia’s Fields

Contact information
Farm Address:
15120 Planck Lane
Purcellville, Virginia , 20132

Primary Contact: Robert Schubert
Secondary Contact: Amy Page

Primary Phone:
    Number: 202-487-6493

Secondary Phone
    Number: 616) 990-4114




Internship information
General Farm Description: Lydia's Fields is a 10-acre farm that uses organic methods to grow a wide range of vegetables and figs.

CRAFT Member Farm? Yes

Internship Starts: The 2020 season begins the first week of April.
Internship Ends: The 2020 season will end anywhere from the middle of October to the beginning of November.
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: November 15, 2019
Minimum Length of Stay: five (5) months

Internship Details:

Workers engage farm activities, including harvesting, washing, field preparation, marketing, and weeding.

Educational Opportunities: Working at Lydia's Fields provides the opportunity to learn about neighboring flower, vegetable, fruit, and livestock farms.

Skills Desired: No, but prefer (not require) some experience in farming and gardening.

Meals: No, but we do have plenty of vegetables.

Stipend: $8 per hour.

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: E-mail