Valentines Farm

Contact information
Farm Address:
Valentines Farm
Glen Head, New York, 11545

Primary Contact: Francisco Estevarena
Primary Phone:
    Type:
Cell
    Number: 5166416586
    Email: careers@valentinesfarm.com

Website: https://www.valentinesfarm.com/careers

Internship information
General Farm Description: Valentines Farm is a 4-acre biodynamic market garden and homestead. We grow a wide variety of vegetables, herbs, flowers, and berries. Our vegetable fields occupy half an acre and are managed on a low till, permanent, bed system. We produce jams, apothecary items, honey and free-range eggs.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: 3/1/2022
Internship Ends: 11/30/2022
Number of Internship Available: 3
Application Deadline: No deadline
Minimum Length of Stay: 9 months

Internship Details:

Our work is physically demanding and requires working in all weather conditions.
Must be able to work 8+hour shifts, 5 days a week including Saturdays.

What We Look For:
– A positive, collaborative and “can do” attitude and willingness to learn new things
– Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and work in all weather, every day
– Attention to detail
– Ability to follow directions and work independently
– Ability to stay on task and accomplish the day’s work plan
– Punctual, reliable and dedicated to the role
– Commitment to a full season (March – November)
– Interest in biodynamic and organic farming, a plus
– Must have a current Driver’s License

What We Offer:
– A welcoming and inclusive team of proactive individuals
– Hands-on experience on small scale growing over 40 different crops and flowers, and caring for the animals with the application of biodynamic practices
– Hourly pay, depending on experience
– A weekly share of fresh farm produce
– Uniform provided

To apply, please email us the following:
• CV
• 1-minute video explaining why you are a great candidate (optional)


Educational Opportunities: Hands-on experience on small scale growing over 40 different crops and flowers, and caring for the animals with the application of biodynamic practices

Skills Desired: Experience in agriculture preferred, but not required

Meals: Yes

Stipend: Hourly pay, DOE

Housing: No

Preferred method of Contact: Email