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Hill and Hollow CSA
8707 Breeding Road
Edmonton, KY 42129

Contact: Robin Verson and Paul Bela

Phone: 270-432-0567

Email: hhcsafarm@gmail.com, hhcsa@scrtc.com

Website: http://www.hillandhollowfarm.com, http://www.hillandhollow.wordpress.com

Last Updated: 02-11-2017

General Description:

Internship Starts: 03-01-2017
Internship Ends: 11-15-2017
Number of Interns: 4
App Deadline: rolling
Minimum Length of Stay: 2 weeks

Meals: Full board provided. The farm has a lovely shared summer kitchen that is stocked with staples and farm foods (including vegetables, grass fed meats and dairy). We share coordinated meals once or twice weekly offering guests and hosts the opportunity to cook for and with each other.

Skills Desired: A true desire to work and learn typically makes for a successful Hill and Hollow intern. A perfect apprentice might come from any background, but remains mindful and present while on the farm. These traits make the education of sustainable farming and homesteading most valuable whatever prior experience the applicant might have.

Educational Opportunities: In addition to the hands on education of running a 75 member CSA and countless homesteading skills, we gather monthly on our region's other sustainable farms as a member of our CRAFT group.

Stipend: We offer an array of entrepreneurial, on farm opportunities to long term apprentices for extra cash.

Housing: Comfortable accommodation is on farm in a special apprentice cabin. Someone joining us with a focus on the farm to table enterprise could be housed in the Farm Stay.

Preferred method Of Contact: email or phone is fine

Internship Details: We welcome both short and long term guests here. We believe strongly that anyone should be able to have an on farm immersion experience. whether you can come for 2 weeks, 2 months, or a full season we can integrate you into our diverse operation and offer a fine taste of a small, sustainable, family farm in rural Kentucky. We offer full board, accommodation on the farm, and a host of educational opportunities in exchange for reasonable work days.


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