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North Fork Farm
230 Locust Heights
Nicholasville, KY 40356

Contact: Richard Peddicord

Phone: 859-421-3566

Email: northforkfarmky@yahoo.com

Website: http://www.northforkfarmky.com

Last Updated: 04-16-2015

General Description: We are a sustainable farm in Central Kentucky that raises Pork, Chicken, and Eggs, We also do some growing of strawberries, and veggies. We are a wholesale farm. We grow directly for our retail store and restaurant buyers. We do no on farm sales. There is not enough market share, there are already too many CSA Farms and Farmers Market Farms in our area. And CSA and Farmers Markets are seasonal, We are a 365 farm. So if interested in learning how to grow a wholesale farm operation please contact us about our internship.

Internship Starts: Mid May
Internship Ends: End of August
Number of Interns: 1
App Deadline: May 15th
Minimum Length of Stay: 6 weeks

Meals: Provided

Skills Desired: Desire to learn and ability to put in few hours of work everyday, and follow directions

Educational Opportunities: The whole process is educational opportunity will teach you all I know if willing to learn.

Stipend: Nothing for internship.

Housing: Provided

Preferred method Of Contact: Email

Internship Details: You will learn all aspects of what is involved with our operation, from accounting to processing and delivery. I will even pass on how I built my own walk in cooler for under $100.00 you will get to interact with the customers down to the pigs and chickens.


 

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