Contact informationFarm Address:
7312 perkins lake rd
Moyie Springs, Idaho , 83845
Primary Contact: Marqui and Simon Ronniger
Number: 208 6278181
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: We are second generation farmers on an 80 acre farm located in beautiful Northern Idaho, cultivating 5 acres for vegetables. As well as another 5 for potatoes. All Certified Organic. We grow everything from lettuce to beets carrots garlic potatoes peas rasberries and much more! Simon, grew up on this farm learning all he knows from his father David Ronniger, who started the first Organic Seed Potato business. After getting married we put all our focus and love into this farm and our small family.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: open
Internship Ends: open
Number of Internship Available: 4
Application Deadline: Open
Minimum Length of Stay: 1-2 Week
We are providing summer internships to anybody interested in organic farming and gardening. We will provide an opportunity to learn every skill involved in planting, growing, maintaining, irrigating, harvesting, marketing and selling organic produce to local markets. As a summer intern you will work our regular hours (8-4 Monday-Thurdays) mostly in the fields and gardens. When Market time comes, in late June, we work Fridays taking off Mondays.If you are interested in farmers markets, you are welcome to join us on Saturdays.
We are located about 18 miles from town so having a car is convenient as biking takes about an hour or so. Also if interested in exploring bring your passport as Canada is just 30 miles north.
Educational Opportunities: Learn all aspects of farming from seed to harvest. Also see the many aspects of farming from building fences to irrigation and more.
Skills Desired: We are open to anyone enthusiastic to learn about farming.
Meals: We provide a stipend. staples, food from the garden and some meals.
Stipend: Yes a small stipend
Preferred method of Contact: email and call