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Farm Address:
4178 Bluebird Dr
Morganton, North Carolina, 28655

Position Description:
Email for full description and application for Assistant Grower positions ASSISTANT GROWER: Our goal is to train skilled farm hands. Marie and William wear many hats from marketing specialists to accountants. We draw on our knowledge of this land’s soil, water, weather and this farm’s markets, tools, and resources to create crop, livestock, marketing, infrastructure, and business plans that will…

Internship Starts: March/April 2021
Internship Ends: November/December 2021

 


Farm Address:
4178 Bluebird Dr.
Morganton, North Carolina, 28655

Position Description:
Does working in a tight crew on a small, ecologically focused, direct market, commercial vegetable and pastured pig operation sound exciting? We want to hear from you! At Bluebird Farm we strive for a balanced and smooth workflow. We use careful record keeping, keen observation, and constant communication to ensure that the right task is getting done at the right…

Internship Starts: February/March 2021
Internship Ends: Multi-year

 


Farm Address:
111 Sunfield Lane
Port Hadlock, Washington, 98339

Position Description:
Interns will be involved in all aspects of the farm. This includes propagation of vegetable starts, transplanting, weeding, and harvesting vegetable crops. Planting and tending orchards, hedgerows, berries are a large part of the learning experience. Animal husbandry is a major aspect of the internship, which includes managing cattle, goats, sheep, and chickens. Alongside these farm responsibilities, we also host…

Internship Starts: April 1
Internship Ends: October 31

 


Farm Address:
9635E 1800N Rd.
Graymont, Illinois, 61743

Position Description:
We are looking for an individual to work alongside us for the 2021 season focused on small farm vegetable production. Be part of our farm operation and enjoy the peaceful outdoors, home cooked meals, and family atmosphere. The majority of those who have interned with us are now running their own farms. The apprentice must show a strong interest and…

Internship Starts: 3-15-2021
Internship Ends: 11-12-2021

 


Farm Address:
2676 Venita Road
Midlothian, Virginia , 23113

Position Description:
The Farmer in Residence - Volunteer and Education Focus (FIR) is a season-long, full-time position on Shalom’s 12 acre farm in Powhatan, VA. Under the guidance of the Director of Farm Operations, Powhatan Farm Manager, and Volunteer and Education Manager, the FIR will have the opportunity to participate in every aspect of our sustainable vegetable farm operation, and will be…

Internship Starts: March 1, 2021
Internship Ends: November 23, 2021

 


Farm Address:
E3774 University Dr.
Chatham, Michigan , 49816

Position Description:
The North Farm is currently accepting applications for new Farm Business Incubator participants. The program is designed to reduce the barriers of access (such as land acquisition, business management experience, and growing skills) for beginning farmers who are interested in starting their own farm business. Farmers can participate in this program for up to 5 years on the land. While…

Internship Starts: March 2021
Internship Ends: December 2026

 


Farm Address:
3449 Rose Drive
Mechanicsville, Virginia , 23111

Position Description:
We are a small family farm in central Virginia working towards our USDA Organic Certification and are offering an opportunity to work with an innovative farmer to learn sustainable farming at a small scale. Focusing on minimal tillage, natural mulches and maximized yields per square foot you will be learning how to produce high yields while minimizing day to day…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021
Internship Ends: 11/20/2021

 


Farm Address:
9836 Allison Road
Cedar Grove, North Carolina , 27231

Position Description:
We are looking for 1-2 energetic part-time folks who will work with an eye to detail and a sense of urgency. As with most farms, we work in a wide range of weather conditions- a positive attitude and sense of humor is really helpful. We work hard, but we have fun. Experience is not necessary. Duties include, but are not…

Internship Starts: Mid January
Internship Ends: End of August

 


Farm Address:
55497 West Rd.
Moiese, Montana , 59824

Position Description:
Work primarily involves helping with the seeding, planting, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, cleaning, and packing of produce for wholesale and the CSA and seed crops. Although other farm tasks such as moving (limited) irrigation pipe, driving tractors and other equipment, moving pasture fencing (we lease our pasture out to a neighbor's beef cattle herd), and various miscellaneous farm projects, including minor…

Internship Starts: May 1st, 2021
Internship Ends: October 31st, 2021

 


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. must have DRIVERS license. we have couple of cars for interns to use locally as we are in the "country"...

Internship Starts: Dec 1, 2020
Internship Ends: March 15, 2021

 


Farm Address:
95102 Ayres lane
Junction City, Oregon , 97448

Position Description:
Internships consists of the day to day of sheep and cattle ranching. In the summer this entails setting up and moving irrigation, moving sheep, and checking sheep making sure that everyone is happy and full. In the winter interns will be setting up and taking down electric fence, moving sheep in a stock trailer, and also checking sheep, changing batteries…

Internship Starts: flexible year round
Internship Ends: flexible

 


Farm Address:
93851 Horton Road
Blachly, Oregon , 97412

Position Description:
Our apprenticeship promotes developing peer relationships to enhance learning, being part of a community which creates a completely unique experience each season. Since 1997, we have trained many successful new farmers who are now farming across the country. By offering all the ingredients for developing a vibrant small scale farm, our program is particularly designed to help those exploring this…

Internship Starts: 05-02-2021
Internship Ends: 10-31-2021

 


Farm Address:
1610 McDade Store Rd
Cedar Grove, North Carolina , 27231

Position Description:
The position is roughly 40hrs/week, 5 days/week. Job responsibilities include: -selling at Saturday farmers' markets -general field work -transplanting -weeding/hoeing -greenhouse work -harvesting -washing & packing produce ​ ​

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: N/A

 


Farm Address:
55 Heifer Rd.
Perryville, Arkansas , 72126

Position Description:
Our volunteers work full-time on our Organic Gardens, Pasture-Raised Livestock, and Maintenance/Facilities teams. Volunteers work alongside our professional experts, and amongst a community of similarly minded and passionate individuals. Heifer USA believes that our best future will be built upon just and sustainable food systems that care for the workers, animals, and the environment.

Internship Starts: Any-Time, per individual availability
Internship Ends: 3-12 Months

 


Farm Address:
25490 CR 52E
Steamboat Springs, Colorado , 80487

Position Description:
Moon Hill Dairy Facebook/moon-hill dairy 25490 CR 52E Steamboat Springs, CO 80477 General Overview of Business We are a family run, 260 acre ranch using a holistic approach and biodynamic management. We have 20 dairy and some years and we will have Turkeys or Pigs (to give the intern accounting/financial management experience). Our current goals for cheese making are narrowing…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021 --->5/1/2020
Internship Ends: 10/1/2021 --- 11/1/2021

 


Farm Address:
216 Wachusett Street
Rutland, Massachusetts,

Position Description:
"GARDEN INTERNSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities are to work with the Garden & Education Coordinator to: 1. Lead and facilitate education activities with program participants as scheduled both at the farm and in the community; 2. Cultivate an understanding of shared goals for the season as well as the long-term vision; 3. Commit to working on part of a team that values…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 12/16/2016

 


Farm Address:
216 Wachusett Street
Rutland, Massachusetts, 13485

Position Description:
"FARM HAND INTERN DUTIES: 1. Lead and facilitate tours, education activities and programs with participants as scheduled. 2. Assist with a combination of farm work including: livestock care, maintenance & repairs, forage management, grounds-keeping, janitorial, and construction. 3. Oversee service projects with program participants and assist with education activities / programs as skill and interest permits. 4. Learn the basic…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 16-Dec-16

 


Farm Address:
NA
Statewide, Montana, 59801

Position Description:
"Farmers and ranchers are adding new listings every day! Over 20 positions available each year! Spend your summer outdoors, get your hands dirty, and experience the tough and rewarding work of farming or ranching in Montana. Amid the breathtaking views and endless wilderness recreation, Montana boasts an incredible range of agriculture. On Farm Link Montana, you can find jobs producing…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021 (varies by farm)
Internship Ends: 11/1/2021

 


Farm Address:
2015 E. North Territorial Rd
Whitmore Lake, Michigan , 48189

Position Description:
Required qualifications: Commitment to work full-time (35-45 hours/week) from approximately March 7- October 16, 2021. Dates may be negotiated by a few weeks if needed. Some hours are set (such as the days we host our Workshare members or go to market), and other hours are flexible. Demonstrated ability to self-manage farm work to take a crop plan from seed…

Internship Starts: March 7, 2021 (somewhat flexible)
Internship Ends: October 16, 2021 (somewhat flexible)

 


Farm Address:
1210 Hancock Road
Williamstown, Massachusetts , 01267

Position Description:
The apprenticeship at Caretaker Farm includes full immersion into the inner workings of a small scale family farm from soil preparation and greenhouse propagation to weed control and harvesting. There is a vast amount of education derived from the active participation in all of the farming systems throughout the season. Another component is CRAFT (Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training),…

Internship Starts: April 1st, 2021
Internship Ends: October 31st, 2021

 


Farm Address:
856 Brooks Rd.
Sunshine, North Carolina , 28018

Position Description:
Farming really is a way of life and it is truly meaningful work! Apprentices take part in various aspects of the farm from vegetable seed to harvest, livestock chores, marketing, and perennials, but will spend the vast majority of time (approx 95%) growing vegetables. A combination of organic and sustainable practices including no-till raised beds, cover cropping, Kinsey-Albrecht method, keyline…

Internship Starts: February or March
Internship Ends: December 20 and beyond

 


Farm Address:
P.O. Box 533
Ashland, Oregon , 97520

Position Description:
Full-time participants engage in a seasonal average of 30-36 hours per week of on-farm experience. Part-time participants engage in a seasonal average of 14-24 hours per week of on-farm experience. In addition to the on-farm training experience, participants engage in a series of farm tours, classes, and discussion circles focused on a broad array of sustainable agriculture and food system…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021
Internship Ends: 11/1/2021

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 533
Ashland, Oregon , 97520

Position Description:
ON-FARM TRAINING AND HANDS-ON LEARNING The majority of the program is focused on learning by doing through hands-on participation in the day-to-day operations at the host farm through the season. Over time, Apprenticeship participants take on more responsibility in certain areas at their host farm. Depending on the host site, these areas could include helping to manage people or processes,…

Internship Starts: typically 3/1 to 4/1
Internship Ends: typically 10/31 to 12/15

 


Farm Address:
12318 Springville Boston Rd
Springville, New York , 14141

Position Description:
If you join our farm crew in this year, you'll work side-by-side with the farmers and participate in many aspects of intensive, small-scale vegetable production, including seeding, care of starts in greenhouse, transplanting, thinning, pruning and trellising, harvest, washing and bagging, and possibly CSA share distribution. You'l also be involved in caring for hobby-scale dairy goats and laying ducks, working…

Internship Starts: late April through late June
Internship Ends: late August through early October

 


Farm Address:
12242 Meridian Rd
chico, California , 95973

Position Description:
We offer full time employment, while being immersed in the daily and seasonal flow of a successful farm operation. The positions are for full-time employment and is paid at $13/hr. On farm housing is free including power. We also offer bonuses and pay for unused sick leave. Our wage,performance bonuses,and free housing brings your compensation to a value of over…

Internship Starts: Feb 15 2021
Internship Ends: feb 15 2022 or longer