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Farm Address:
PO Box 4458
Rollingbay, Washington , 98061

Position Description:
Our intern program is it's 17th year. We have had 70+ interns go through our program and many have purchased or presently work on farms. Our program is based on solid educational framework with practical experience to support that knowledge. Our program is different from most other farms because we have an experienced full time staff that are always working…

Internship Starts: 1st of March 2021
Internship Ends: 10/31/2021

 


Farm Address:
816 Barnum Street
Sheffield, MA, Massachusetts, 01257

Position Description:
This is a very active and diverse farm, so there are projects happening of many different types at all times of year. In the summer we are weeding, harvesting and tending to animals in the fields; we're processing our harvest, taking it to market and filling orders for farm pick up. Most of these activities flow right through the late…

Internship Starts: immediate/rolling start times
Internship Ends: varies

 


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: sept 15, 2020
Internship Ends: December 1, 2020

 


Farm Address:
298 Sluder Branch Rd
Leicester, North Carolina, 28748

Position Description:
Work is 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. with 2 one hour breaks MTWFri, 6am-12 on Thursday and Saturdays. We work rain or shine in all temps. Work includes transplanting, cultivating, harvesting, market, cattle duties, chicken duties (watering, feeding, collecting eggs, washing and packing eggs), mowing, and seeding. Interns will rotate selling at the Saturday markets each week.

Internship Starts: March 2021 June 2021
Internship Ends: November 2021 September 2021

 


Farm Address:
816 Barnum St.
Sheffield, Massachusetts, 01257

Position Description:
See our website. www.mooninthepond.org Even winter is a really exciting time of year to be on the farm! WWOOFers and Short Term Volunteers are a vital force on the farm. We look for passionate people who can learn quickly and work hard. We also have opportunities for full-year apprenticeship. Full-year Apprenticeship is for people who have farm experience and are…

Internship Starts: rolling--depends on availability and position
Internship Ends: depends on availability and position

 


Farm Address:
2563 Rumsey Canyon Rd.
Rumsey, California, 95679

Position Description:
Interns participate in all aspects of farm life, from milking cows and goats to making cheese, raising chicks, cleaning the chicken coop and barn, slaughtering animals for food, mowing, weeding, planting and harvesting, pruning the orchard, harvesting and packing produce for sale, and attending weekly farmer's markets. Interns also rotate with the 2 farm families through meal cook and clean…

Internship Starts: We have 2 openings starting in January 2021.
Internship Ends: rolling

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 469
Coalmont, Tennessee, 37313

Position Description:
We are looking for someone motivated and eager to learn to help us operate the homestead. We would like at least a 1-year commitment, although that is not set in stone - we feel that "learning to farm" should involve at least a full year cycle, as so many aspects of living in the natural world are very seasonal/cyclical. We…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 1 year

 


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: December 2020 or February/March 2021
Internship Ends: Multi-year

 


Farm Address:
342 north plain road
housatonic, Massachusetts, 01236

Position Description:
Are you interested in operating your own farm business and understanding the ins and outs of of a successful small farm? This apprenticeship will allow you an immersive working experience with dairy cows, chickens (layers and broilers), pigs, vegetable growing (we produce a huge amount of heirloom tomatoes), and all the equipment and tools required to do so. We graze…

Internship Starts: anytime from 9/15/2020 on
Internship Ends: TBD

 


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

Position Description:
We are hiring full or part time crew for the fall harvest season. Applicants must have prior vegetable farm experience and be comfortable working in rain and cold weather. This is a short term/seasonal job, but there is a possibility of joining the main season crew in 2021.

Internship Starts: 9/1/2020
Internship Ends: 11-30-2020, possibly throughout winter

 


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:
1190 Concord Road
Havana, Florida , 32333

Position Description:
We are looking for a team member that will help us take our pastured chicken and grass-fed beef operation to the next level. We need someone who shares our values and commitment to regenerative farming practices, and who is willing to work alongside us and independently to meet the diverse needs of the farm. The job will require a little…

Internship Starts: September 2020
Internship Ends: not determined

 


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: September 15 2020 (flexible)
Internship Ends: june 15, 2020

 


Farm Address:
27842 141st Ave.
Spring Valley, Minnesota , 55975

Position Description:
Check out our website for more details. Onsite living with evening meals shared. Lots of field harvesting for the Fall with cleaning and packing of the CSA boxes. Lots of hands on learning in a beautiful environment with 4 other young adult workers. Irrigation, row cover, pest management, cover crops, and beekeeping is all in the mix.

Internship Starts: 5/1/21
Internship Ends: 9/1/21

 


Farm Address:
27842 141st Ave.
Spring Valley, Minnesota , 55975

Position Description:
Interns work from 7-5, 5 days a week with an hour lunch. Some partial Saturdays may be needed. A shared bunkhouse, 2 private 'tiny homes', and a large bedroom in the home are provided for lodging on-farm along with a separate intern quarters containing a living room, kitchen, bathroom with shower, and laundry. Interns have full access to the bounty…

Internship Starts: 4/1/21
Internship Ends: 11/1/21

 


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

Position Description:
*** ALL SLOTS FOR MALE INTERNS NOW FULL, ONLY ACCEPTING LADY FOLK// CHECK BACK IN A COUPLE OF MONTHS*** We are looking for interns willing to commit to 5 hours/day, 5 days a week in exchange for room, board, educational opportunities, and yoga classes as desired. This is a very intentional community that supports each other in various ways, and…

Internship Starts: Anytime
Internship Ends: flexible

 


Farm Address:
20633 Mount Zion Road
Freeland, Maryland, 21053

Position Description:
Do you dream of owning your own farm? Have property but don't know how to make it into a profitable business? Want to work outside, stay fit and eat the most wholesome foods available while feeling apart of something bigger and more meaningful? Want to learn what farming is all about from seed to sale? We are passionate about growing…

Internship Starts: March 1 2021
Internship Ends: Dec 1 2021

 


Farm Address:
100 Chase Road
Pine Plains, New York , 12567

Position Description:
Full time Cheesemaker Positions

Internship Starts: 8/15/2020
Internship Ends: open ended

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 1392
Willow Creek, California , 95573

Position Description:
We are looking ahead to the fall and winter seasons and would like to add a couple more crew members to our strong team. Are you interested in learning about organic agriculture while on the job? We are looking for motivated people who can handle the physical requirements of farm work as well as bring a positive presence to our…

Internship Starts: 08/17/20
Internship Ends: 12/12/20

 


Farm Address:
7715 Arapahoe Rd
Boulder, Colorado , 80303

Position Description:
Light Root Community Farm offers a year round grass-based dairy apprenticeship with a traditional work service and hands on learning experience. Apprenticeship is a full time comittement to the farm with primary focus in our 100% grass-based raw milk dairy. Apprentices participate in daily milking chores, milk bottling and handling, rotational grazing management and general livestock care. You will learn…

Internship Starts: Fall 2020--start date flexible
Internship Ends: Fall 2021

 


Farm Address:
17603 NW 276th Lane
Alachua, Florida , 32615

Position Description:
JOB DESCRIPTION: Dairy/Livestock Apprentice We are looking for the right person to join our livestock team. Our new team member will be responsible for the daily care of our grass-fed dairy herd and creamery operation. You will also be assisting with other animals on the farm including chickens (egg layers) and meat pigs. You will be working primarily with another…

Internship Starts: September 15, 2019
Internship Ends: June 26, 2020

 


Farm Address:
5940 Fredricks Rd
Sebastopol, California , 95472

Position Description:
Working closely with farmer Leslie WIser, you will gain immediate hands-on experience in a learning-by-doing environment. This is a full-time program involving strenuous physical work 5 days a week, 6-8 hours per day. As a small family farm, you will be given the opportunity to work in all roles of the farm, and will not be relegated to only one…

Internship Starts: August 15, 2020
Internship Ends: December 19, 2020

 


Farm Address:
20 Farm Lane
Cornish, Maine , 04020

Position Description:
Apprentices will live on the farm in Cornish, and work on both the land in Cornish and on the leased land 15 minutes away in Porter: Grace, Noah (her partner) and Parker (returning apprentice and field manager) will be your main bosses, and run the farm stand and land in Porter. They lease the land from a nice family up…

Internship Starts: 6/01/2020
Internship Ends: 10/01/2020

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 1951
Murphys, California , 95247

Position Description:
Now Seeking 2 Farm Interns. Ideal candidates will have integrity, great attention to detail, problem solving skills, physical stamina and strength. Interns take part in all farm operations, including seeding, transplanting, greenhouse production, field preparation, cultivation, careful efficient harvesting for maximum crop quality, pruning the orchard, washing and packing for customers, distribution of produce, and interaction with customers at market.…

Internship Starts: March/April 2020
Internship Ends: November 2020

 


Farm Address:
294 Hampton Rd.
Pomfret Center, Connecticut , 06259

Position Description:
Interns are given the opportunity to learn all aspects of operations, from seeding to cultivation, harvesting & processing, to marketing and distribution for our produce and cut flowers. Interns will be fully immersed in our regenerative agriculture practices, learning the benefits and processes for cover crop management, use of carbonaceous and living mulches, foliar-feeding, maintenance of beneficial insect habitat, permaculture…

Internship Starts: one position is immediate(July 2020), another (1-2) starts Aug 17, 2020
Internship Ends: October (negotiable)