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Farm Address:
9355 Old Plank Rd
Jacksonville, Florida, 32220

Position Description:
“We are a small mixed vegetable and cut flower farm, so the intern will be involved in all parts of the process from seeding, to making compost, to planting, to weeding (woohoo!), to harvesting, to working farmers markets to dozens of other tasks that keep our little farm vibrant and running. We are very open to new ideas and insights…

Internship Starts: August 1, 2020 (flexible)
Internship Ends: june 1, 2020

 


Farm Address:
140 County Highway 18c
West Edmeston, New York, 13485

Position Description:
Interns volunteer for 5 hours/day, 5 days/week. In exchange for room and board, interns participate in organic farming (raising seedlings, transplanting, no-till bed prep, weeding, mulching, watering, harvesting), landscaping, natural building, food preservation (drying, canning, fermenting), seed saving, and firewood preparation. Projects for the 2020 season include: *Install rainwater catchment and a solar-powered pump for our drip irrigation system (pending…

Internship Starts: 5/3/2020
Internship Ends: 10/03/2020

 


Farm Address:
308 Bedens Brook Rd
Skillman, New Jersey , 08558

Position Description:
We are looking for 1 individual who is interested in working in the sunflower fields and preparing the sunflower bunches for market, as well as helping to maintain our bee colonies. Responsibilities include cutting flowers in the field, bunching the flowers for market, stocking the on farm stand, field maintenance including running drip lines, hand weeding and cleaning equipment. Position…

Internship Starts: Early July 2020
Internship Ends: Mid October 2020

 


Farm Address:
890 La Salle Cyn Rd.
Lompoc, California , 93436

Position Description:
The position is for a farm stand manager, but more broad and encompassing than that. Duties would include stocking, cleaning, and helping farm stand customers who come to the farm. We stock directly from our own gardens and from one other local farm. We also have local honey, coffee, mushrooms, fruit, and bread and make our own jams, jellies, yogurts,…

Internship Starts: Immediately
Internship Ends: At least 6 months. Preferably a year.

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 469
Coalmont, Tennessee , 37313

Position Description:
We are looking for longterm help, in any and all aspects of the farm - from daily livestock chores to projects (like more hoophouses) to cheesemaking to fiber work (alpaca and sheep) to soapmaking to marketing to farmer's markets/craft fairs... The possibilities are numerous, we feel that a dedicated, enthusiastic intern would be able to find their niche here in…

Internship Starts: Fall
Internship Ends: 1 year commitment

 


Farm Address:
11888 NW Shadybrook Rd
North Plains, Oregon , 97133

Position Description:
We are looking for someone to join the farm crew in a part-time status. This is a job, not an internship. The position is for 16-24 hours a week. applicants must be available to work Fridays, as this is our harvest day. We can be flexible with the remaining hours to accommodate another job. Fridays, as mentioned will be spent…

Internship Starts: 6/1/2020
Internship Ends: 10/31/2020

 


Farm Address:
10 Narayan Ct.
Espanola, New Mexico , 87532

Position Description:
Farm manager will be responsible for field crew management, will be accountable to the board of the nonprofit, but will have flexibility to implement practices as they see fit. The farm is new and developing so manager will be growing alongside the business. 40-50 hours a week expected. Ability to lift 50lbs, work in the elements, and manage a crew…

Internship Starts: Anytime
Internship Ends: Looking for long term members of our team but are open to everyone!

 


Farm Address:
7927 Hygiene Rd
Longmont, Colorado, 80503

Position Description:
Internship positions at Aspen Moon Farm are meant for those wishing to pursue a career in farming. Previous farm experience is preferred. Those interested in hobby gardening will not fit this position. This is serious work and demands a person who is strong in physical body, mind, and spirit. Physical demands are high and involve long hours of work in…

Internship Starts: June 1
Internship Ends: November 2020 (Thanksgiving)

 


Farm Address:
28318 466th Ave
Lennox, South Dakota , 57039-5631

Position Description:
40 hour per week internship. Learn all aspects of small farm food production, from seed to harvest. Marketing, equipment, irrigation, fertilization, plant health, customer service, food safety, food preservation, animal care, etc.

Internship Starts: June 1
Internship Ends: Oct 1

 


Farm Address:
337 Ed Coile Road
Hull, Georgia , 30646

Position Description:
Interns will be involved in the day to day activities of the farm and have opportunities to explore their specific interests as much as possible. We would love to have interns rotate through all the roles on the farm, from planting to going to market, so they can have the full experience. 20/hours a week covers housing and a farm…

Internship Starts: Mid July
Internship Ends: Negotiable

 


Farm Address:
2001 North River Road
Gold Hill, Oregon , 97525

Position Description:
We are hiring two full time field crew members for the rest of 2020 season. One or more full seasons of experience on a production vegetable farm of 5+ acres is required. The typical work week will be 3 days of harvesting and packing produce along with 2 days weeding, planting, farmers market work. We are looking for individuals that…

Internship Starts: 6-1-20
Internship Ends: 11-20-20

 


Farm Address:
363 Durgintown Road
Hiram, Maine , 04041

Position Description:
This year is unique because of Covid-19, but we are currently accepting applicants! Unlike any other farm apprenticeship--rather than being in the field and then doing a CSA, you will do everything from orchard work, to carpentry, to kitchen, bar & customer serivce work (if we are allowed to open this fall), to business management, and meet a vibrant community…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 11/25/2020

 


Farm Address:
841 Sand Ridge Road
Millers Creek, North Carolina , 28651

Position Description:
Learn the ins and outs of a diversified, organic vegetable farm while earning a fair wage. Positions begin at $9.50 per hour and include on-farm housing, paid vacation days, and all the veggies you can eat. Daily activities vary greatly both throughout the day and throughout the season. We begin in February, March and April with a heavy transplanting/seeding schedule,…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: September 30, 2020 flexible

 


Farm Address:
9151 Rangtang Rd
Gloucester, Virginia , 23061

Position Description:
This internship will cover many topics. You will learn how to run the business, grow plants in a greenhouse, field growing, flowers, high tunnel, animal husbandry, construction, bees(2021), flowers, grazing management and berry crops.

Internship Starts: June 1.
Internship Ends: Sept 1st.

 


Farm Address:
8843 Farm to Market Rd
Whitefish, Montana , 59937

Position Description:
This is not an internship. Blackfish farm is looking for experienced farmers who want to make a real living in agriculture. 8 hour days consist of seeding, transplanting, weeding and harvesting. Additional hours are available working our future on-farm retail stand.

Internship Starts: May 18- June 1
Internship Ends: October 31

 


Farm Address:
261 eastview dr
Bostic, North Carolina , 28018

Position Description:
Land mates wanted. Seeking individuals who share interest in cultivating healthy ecosystems and community. I live on 21 acres in The heart of Rutherford county, North Carolina. The land is rolling, about half forested, with 2 springs, a pond, and a creek running through the property. Many wild foods and medicinals exist on the landscape and I hope to cultivate…

Internship Starts: As soon as we can work out the details
Internship Ends: Long term preferred but can work with whatever works out

 


Farm Address:
95 Dunbar Road
Penobscot, Maine , 04476

Position Description:
ORGANIC WILD BLUEBERRY HARVEST CREW —harvesting and processing organic wild blueberries on family farm. Hand-raking and machine harvesting, and fresh-pack line processing. Every summer, late July through early Sept. No experience necessary, only a will and desire to work hard with a fun and active crew --will train. Full-time. Good hourly wages, plus end-of-season bonus. Camping available on farm.

Internship Starts: late July
Internship Ends: early September

 


Farm Address:
PO BOX 778
Happy Camp, California , 96039

Position Description:
This is a full-time immersive experience in every step of maintaining an annual vegetable farm, from tilling the field in the spring through sowing cover crop in the fall, growing the starts in the greenhouse to selling the resulting vegetables at market. This internship opportunity is aimed at people who are looking to build the foundational skills necessary to operate…

Internship Starts: 5/15
Internship Ends: 11/1/20

 


Farm Address:
11707 262nd Ave NE
Duvall, Washington , 98019

Position Description:
We are hiring one full-time crew members for 2020. One or more full seasons of experience on a 5+ acre commercial vegetable farm is required. Crew members all share a wide range of tasks, with a typical weekly schedule of 2 field work days (transplanting, irrigation, weeding) and 3 harvest and pack days. Our main season crew is made up…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2020
Internship Ends: 11-30-2020, possibly throughout winter

 


Farm Address:
5520 Maxwelton Rd
Langley, Washington , 98260

Position Description:
Whidbey Island Nourishes and the South Whidbey School District, in collaboration with Washington Service Corps, is seeking an AmeriCorps member to be part of a team of teachers, farmers, food educators and volunteers that teach about the benefits of healthy eating while providing a fresh food, in-class snack program for elementary school students. Our program seeks an enthusiastic and well…

Internship Starts: September 1, 2020
Internship Ends: July 15, 2021

 


Farm Address:
5520 Maxwelton Rd.
Langley, Washington , 98260

Position Description:
For the 2020-2021 school year, the South Whidbey School District, in partnership with the South Whidbey School Farms Program and Whidbey Island Nourishes, is seeking to build a 3 person team of AmeriCorps members, who will serve to help enrich the school district’s robust farm program and connect it to health and nutrition education. Our School Farm CAFE (Culinary Arts…

Internship Starts: September 1, 2020
Internship Ends: July 15 , 2021

 


Farm Address:
3260 Hwy 166
Douglasville, Georgia, 30135-5106

Position Description:
The apprentice works at the farm Monday - Friday and attends the farmers market with me on Saturday. It is preferred that the apprentice have their own vehicle to get to the market. A typical week will consist of 40-50 hours. During the summer we take longer lunch breaks to avoid the heat of the day and work more efficiently.

Internship Starts: Mid May
Internship Ends: Mid December

 


Farm Address:
9627 Leesburg Pike
Vienna, Virginia, 22182

Position Description:
"Hiring full time, hourly workers (not apprentices) for both farms. Commuters can be part or full time workers, working as little as two days a week and as much as five days a week. Starting wage is $8 per hour for new workers. Workers can expect to work in the field, go to farmers markets several times a month, help…

Internship Starts: We are full for the season.
Internship Ends: 10/31/2019

 


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

Position Description:
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.

Internship Starts: May, 2020
Internship Ends: flexible

 


Farm Address:
25362 High Pass Rd.
Junction City, Oregon , 97448

Position Description:
Interns at Deck Family Farm will participate in all aspects of animal handling, care, and management as well as marketing and community building. Interns are part of the "Farmily", a typical week might consist of working a farmers market, milking cows/goats, turning milk into other products, cracking nuts, slopping out a pig stalls, helping to bring newborn lambs, piglets and…

Internship Starts: Rotating year round
Internship Ends: Rotating year round