Orchard Management Internship – Fairy Lantern Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
Hwy 16
Rumsey, California, 95679

Primary Contact: Ryan Deering
Primary Phone:
    Number: 5305747206
    Email: Rhdeering@gmail.com


Internship information
General Farm Description: We are a small Organic Olive and Citrus Farm

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: June 2024
Internship Ends: September 2024
Number of Internship Available: 1 to 3
Application Deadline: June 2024
Minimum Length of Stay: 6 weeks

Internship Details:

Hello from Fairy Lantern Farm, in the scenic Capay Valley of Northern California.  We are a small Organic Farm specializing in olives and citrus.   The internship will focus on orchard management – mainly pruning, irrigation, and learning about caring for new trees.  We are offering horticultural training and lodging in the farms charming farmhouse in exchange for part time help in the orchards.

Educational Opportunities: Learn Organic orchard management

Skills Desired: Horticultural Curiosity, can-do attitude , and reliability! Pruning and irrigation experience a plus!

Meals: No

Stipend: This internship is an exchange for lodging. Interns will have mostly private use of the farmhouse for the summer. There are several large organic farms nearby that offer paid jobs that would be compatible with this part-time internship.

Housing: Yes

Preferred method of Contact: Email