The Natural Trading Co

Contact information
Farm Address:
5841 Fruitvale Rd
Newcastle, California , 95658

Primary Contact: Andrea
Primary Phone:
    Type:
Cell
    Number: 916-409-9440
    Email: ntc@naturaltradingco.com

Website: https://naturaltradingco.com/

Internship information
General Farm Description: Located in the beautiful foothills of the Sierra Nevada, 30 miles northeast of Sacramento, Natural Trading Co is a 40-acre organic mixed-crop farm, orchard, and greenhouse. We operate a CSA and sell our produce at farmers’ markets in the Sacramento foothills and Tahoe/Truckee areas, in addition to deliveries to local supermarkets, co-ops, and distributors.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: November
Number of Internship Available: 1-2
Application Deadline: n/a
Minimum Length of Stay: 2-3 months

Internship Details:

The Natural Trading Company Organic Farm is looking for bright, enthusiastic, hard-working, and passionate people to help with field, greenhouse, and packing shed work. Additional duties may include farmers’ markets and produce deliveries. We are looking for candidates who are efficient, responsible, reliable, and detail-oriented with the physical stamina needed to work long days outside in the summer heat. Applicants preferably have experience with agriculture or other outdoors work, can work long and early days in all weather conditions, and be able to lift 50 pounds repeatedly. Interest in organic food, farming, or cooking is a big plus.

We’re looking for 1-2 people who are interested in seasonal full-time or part-time employment. You must be available to work a half day every Saturday. These are paid hourly positions with farm food available in abundance. We are in Newcastle, so please consider your commute distance. We cannot provide housing. Interested applicants, please submit a resume and letter of interest to ntc@naturaltradingco.com. For more information about the farm, visit http://naturaltradingco.com/ or follow us on instagram @NTCfarm.


Educational Opportunities: Learn how a larger small-scale organic farm operates -- from vegetables and fruit to greenhouse microgreens production. We have been successfully farming for over 25 years.

Skills Desired: We are looking for candidates who are efficient, responsible, reliable, and detail-oriented with the physical stamina needed to work long days outside in the summer heat. Applicants preferably have experience with agriculture or other outdoors work, can work long and early days in all weather conditions, and be able to lift 50 pounds repeatedly. Interest in organic food, farming, or cooking is a big plus.

Meals: No, but farm food is available in abundance

Stipend: These are paid hourly positions with farm food available in abundance.

Housing: No

Preferred method of Contact: email or phone