Meadowlark Farm-Washington

Contact information
Farm Address:
2341 Heidegger Rd.
Rice , Washington , 12516

Primary Contact: John Progar
Secondary Contact: Michelle Progar

Primary Phone:

    Number: 517-414-0399

Secondary Phone

    Number: 509-738-2089


Internship information
General Farm Description:

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: 4/10/2017
Internship Ends: 11/15/2017
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: 4/9/2017
Minimum Length of Stay: 1 month

Internship Details:
Educational Opportunities: Farmers market sales and setup, seeding, soil blocking, weeding, composting, compost tea, mulching,drip irrigation systems, strawberry plant management, apple and pear production and thinning.

Skills Desired: Farming experience is a plus, but a desire to learn and a genuine interest in organic agriculture are all that is necessary. Must be able to lift 40 lbs, and work in all kinds of weather.

Meals: Shared meals will be mostly local, and all organic,celebrating what we have in season here.

Stipend: After a two week trial period, interns will receive $400 for the first month, $500 for the second month, and $600 for every month after that. Please see farm description for more details.

Housing: Private room in the house with a shared bathroom.

Preferred method of Contact: email