Contact informationFarm Address:
14665 County Road 42B
Guinda, California , 95637
Primary Contact: Susan Muller
Secondary Contact: Ken Muller
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Pasture 42 is a family run, 100-acre, direct-to-consumer, regenerative farm located in the Capay Valley in Yolo County, California. We specialize in pastured livestock including cattle, sheep, chickens, ducks and pigs and also grow olives, hay, orchard fruit, and nuts.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: Year-round
Internship Ends: None
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: Ongoing
Minimum Length of Stay: 6 Months
We are looking for farmers to participate in the wide array of activities that we have going on at Pasture 42. Work hours may fluctuate and are dependent on the time of year and farm needs. Our work is rooted in organic, regenerative agricultural practices, so applicants should have a philosophical and operational agreement with such methods. We prefer people who would like to pursue a career in agriculture and offer the possibility of long-term employment and advancement.
Responsibilities can include:
Rotating chickens, ducks, sheep, cattle, and pigs in the pasture,
Collecting and cleaning eggs,
Operating farm machinery, including planting, mowing, and making hay,
Maintaining farm machinery,
Attending farmers markets,
Preparing products for farmers markets.
Educational Opportunities: While we do not offer any specific educational opportunities we are willing to train those who are interested and who show promise in any and all aspects of our business.
Skills Desired: A desire to pursue a career in agriculture, A valid drivers license and clean driving record, Must be a motivated, self-starter with a positive attitude, Must be detail-oriented and food safety conscious, Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal, Exceptional multi-tasking, organizational and time management skills, Experience with farm machinery is a plus but not required.
Meals: Some basic ingredients and farm goods provided
Stipend: Compensation includes hourly pay from $10.50 to $20.00/hr depending on ability. On-farm housing is available. To Apply: Please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please submit a cover letter, resume and references.
Housing: On farm housing is available.
Preferred method of Contact: e-mail