Toad Hill Farm
Last Updated On: March 8th, 2021 at 11:19AM MST
Contact informationFarm Address:
1470 90th St SW
Appleton, Minnesota, 56208
Primary Contact: Tobin Tyler
Internship informationGeneral Farm Description: Our farm operation consists of the home farmstead where we produce vegetables and eggs for our local CSA, farm store, and wholesale customers from June through November, as well as 200 acres of transitional grain and alfalfa.
CRAFT Member Farm? No
Internship Starts: mid-May
Internship Ends: 9/1/21, with possibility of working later into the fall
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: rolling
Minimum Length of Stay: June- end of August
We have 1-2 part-time positions available beginning in mid-May, starting wage $12/hr. 12-16 hours/week, with potential for more hours during the busiest parts of the season. The position will primarily consist of helping with vegetable and egg production, with opportunities to work with alfalfa and organic grain as well. Availability to work on Monday or Tuesday every week through the season is required, the rest of the work schedule is negotiable.
Educational Opportunities: Gain experience in small scale vegetable production, from seed to delivery. There will also be opportunities to learn about the process of transitioning conventionally farmed land to organic, and how to raise, harvest and market organic grains and alfalfa.
Skills Desired: Experience working on a farm or garden is preferred, but not required.
Meals: Lunch is provided for those working with us over the lunch hour.
Stipend: $12/hr starting wage
Housing: Not at this time.
Preferred method of Contact: Email