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Valley Shepherd Creamery

Contact information
Farm Address:
50 fairmount rd
LONG VALLEY, New Jersey, 07853-6212

Primary Contact: eran wajswol
Primary Phone:
    Type:
Office
    Number: 9088763200
    Email: info@valleyshepherd.com

Website: http://www.valleyshepherd.com

Internship information
General Farm Description: Located on 120 rolling acres in northwest New jersey and milking hundreds of sheep, goats and cows, valley shepherd is one of the premier producers in the northeast with heavy presence at retail stores and farmers markets.

CRAFT Member Farm? No

Internship Starts: May, 2020
Internship Ends: flexible
Number of Internship Available: 2
Application Deadline: none
Minimum Length of Stay: 5 months

Internship Details:

Deep dive into the artisan making of over 30 cheese types from our cow, sheep and goat milk.
Yogurt, butters and fresh goat products too.
Involvement in cheesemaking and affinage in our aging cave.
possible farmer markets when they open.


Educational Opportunities: learning artisan cheese making and yogurt from sheep milk.

Skills Desired: food sci, biotech, artisan food making

Meals: no.

Stipend: yes, 300/week

Housing: yes, free housing onsite

Preferred method of Contact: email