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Farm Address:
2404 E. Gingerbread Lane
Benson, Arizona , 85602

Position Description:
Expectations for interns include helping with most components of our production farm operation. Tasks assigned will include harvesting, washing & preparing produce for our markets, setting up and selling at the farmers market, preparing growing beds, starting seeds, transplanting, cultivating, weeding, irrigation, high-tunnel maintenance, compost preparation and application, along with other farm duties as necessary for growing and selling our…

Internship Starts: January 2021, ongoing, flexible
Internship Ends: Flexible

 


Farm Address:
769 Bagqaduce Road
Brooksville, Maine, 04617-3809

Position Description:
We are looking for two full time people. One day off a week. Involves milking with a pipeline and then turning the milk into cheese. Plus upkeep of the buildings. And going to farmers markets. We have three interns usually. You will be taught all phases of the operation so everyone does different jobs all the time. Self starter important!…

Internship Starts: immediately Dec 2020 and beyond.
Internship Ends: . No real end date as we operate year round.

 


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:
Three chapter locations throughout Oregon
Central Oregon, Portland Area, Rogue Valley, Oregon, 97520, 97701, 97213

Position Description:
Are you ready to level up your farming skills? RFC’s Apprenticeship Program is an advanced on-farm learning experience, combining hands-on training and skills-based education for those ready to dive into the art and business of sustainable agriculture. This program can help you further your farming career by learning the skills needed to manage and run a diversified farming operation, and…

Internship Starts: On-Farm Positions typically begin between Februrary 15 and March 15 , with exact on-farm start and end dates to be determined with the host farm. Program events start in early-mid April
Internship Ends: On Farm Positions typically conclude between November 1 and December 15, with exact on-farm start and end dates to be determined with the host farm. Program events typically conclude mid-late October

 


Farm Address:
Three chapter locations throughout Oregon
Central Oregon, Portland Area, Rogue Valley, Oregon, 97520, 97701, 97213

Position Description:
RFC's Full-Season Internship Program is a spring through fall immersion for aspiring farmers who want to gain significant farming or ranching production experience and don’t have a lot of previous exposure. For those seeking an experience for just the summer months, a Summer Internship Program is in development for 2021. The Full-Season Internship Program is an entry/intermediate-level, immersive program that…

Internship Starts: On-Farm Positions typically begin between March 15 and April 15 , with exact on-farm start and end dates to be determined with the host farm. Program events start in early-mid April
Internship Ends: On Farm Positions typically conclude between October 15 and October 31, with exact on-farm start and end dates to be determined with the host farm. Program events typically conclude mid-late October.

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 94
Clark Fork, Idaho, 83811

Position Description:
Overview Moose Meadow Farm is seeking two enthusiastic farm hands for the 2021 season. Employment will be April 2021 through mid-January 2022. These will be part-time positions in April (up to 35 hours per week), full time positions May through mid-October (most weeks will be 40-42 hours), and part-time positions mid-October through mid-January (most weeks this will be 14-16 hours).…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021
Internship Ends: 1/15/2022

 


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

Position Description:
Farm interns enjoy a diverse set of experiences on our certified organic vegetable and flower farm. Full-time interns work 40 hours each week and focus on seeding, transplanting, cultivating, harvesting, and hosting our CSA harvest times. (We also can work out part-time internships for folks who are living locally in Ann Arbor or the surrounding area.) Interns also gain experience…

Internship Starts: May 3, 2021 or July 12, 2021
Internship Ends: July 31, 2021 or October 9, 2021

 


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:
1558 CR 548
Huntsville, Arkansas, 72740

Position Description:
4 full-time positions from early March through end of October with stipend that averages $650/mo, plus room and board, for qualified candidates willing to commit 6 days/week. Volunteer positions with room and board (depends on housing available) possible for shorter-term stays. Please email us for a complete description of activities and compensation. New intern housing for 2019 in 4-bedroom timber…

Internship Starts: 3/1-15/2021
Internship Ends: 10/30/2021

 


Farm Address:
11330 NE Prescott St.
Portland, Oregon, 97220

Position Description:
We offer a paid internship for the whole season. You will learn our process from seed to market by helping with soil health, bed prep, irrigation setup, seed planting, seed saving, weeding, transplanting, watering, pest abatement, harvesting, washing and packing. 40 hours per week. Mon-Sat 7:30 (8 during DST) - Noon (12:30), plus flexible afternoon hours.

Internship Starts: March 2021
Internship Ends: October/November 2021

 


Farm Address:
2676 Venita Road
Midlothian, Virginia, 23113

Position Description:
The Farmer in Residence - Agricultural Production Specialization (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, as well as one…

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

 


Farm Address:
72664 Heart View Ln
Arlee, Montana, 59821

Position Description:
2 Full time Crew Members 1 Full time CSA Driver plus Farm Hand Farming is extremely rewarding, allowing us to see the direct effects of the fruits of our labor. Farming is both an exercised in mental as well as physical strength, work can be long, tedious and monotonous. We are looking for applicants who have a strong desire to…

Internship Starts: 4/20 or 5/1
Internship Ends: 10/30

 


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:
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:
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