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Fourfold Farm
# 7682 RR #2
Elora, ON N0B 1S0

Contact: Mark and Sandra

Phone: 519-843-6822



Last Updated: 02-11-2009

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Internship Starts: mid-April/early May
Internship Ends: October
Number of Interns: 2
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Internship Details: Fourfold Farm CSA is seeking two apprentices for the 2003 growing season (mid-April/early May until late October, with some degree of flexibility). This community supported agriculture farm strives to exemplify the practice of bio-dynamics, within organic agriculture, in the service of growing produce for up to 100 households in the upcoming season. Amidst a total acreage of 57 (20 bush, stream and wetlands) 37 are workable, 25 is in hay and cattle pasture. This season will find us attending to about 7 acres of vegetables, flowers, herbs and cover crops as well as free range laying hens and a small herd of cattle. Some produce is also grown for a local farmers' market. Applicants should be seeking a hands-on learning experience in the field, including a one day a month farm tour cycle with other CRAFT Ontario apprentices. Room and board and a stipend are offered. Please prepare a letter discussing your goals and interests and send to Fourfold Farms: # 7682 RR #2, Elora, ON. N0B 1S0 or call Mark and Sandra at (519) 843-6822 so that considerations for a possible interview can be made.




 

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