Red Truck Homestead

Contact information
Farm Address:
11330 NE Prescott St.
Portland, Oregon, 97220

Primary Contact: Mike Barnett
Secondary Contact: Blynda Barnett

Primary Phone:
    Number: 503-757-7273

Secondary Phone
    Number: 503-703-4752


Internship information
General Farm Description: We are an urban farm in Portland, Oregon and Longview, Washington. We grow greens, fruit and vegetables for restaurants and the farmers market. High production market gardening with emphasis on salad greens.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: March 2021
Internship Ends: October/November 2021
Number of Internship Available: 1
Application Deadline: Until filled
Minimum Length of Stay: whole season

Internship Details:

We offer a paid internship for the whole season. You will learn our process from seed to market by helping with soil health, bed prep, irrigation setup, seed planting, seed saving, weeding, transplanting, watering, pest abatement, harvesting, washing and packing. 40 hours per week. Mon-Sat 7:30 (8 during DST) – Noon (12:30), plus flexible afternoon hours.

Educational Opportunities: Soil health, bed prep, irrigation setup, seed planting and saving, transplanting, watering, weed and pest abatement, succession and companion planting, crop rotation, harvesting, washing and packing.High production market gardening for salad greens.

Skills Desired: We are looking for someone with experience in gardening or farming.

Meals: We do not provide meals, but do provide food staples for meal prep.

Stipend: We will offer a small stipend to be determined at the time of interview based on experience. Please note: Special days off will need to be discussed at the time of interview.

Housing: Yes. We have a small, private trailer for sleeping, and shared bathroom and kitchen in the main house.

Preferred method of Contact: Email