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Interns will participate in all aspects of vegetable and flower production including: greenhouse seeding and management, bed preparation, transplanting, weed and pest management, harvesting, washing and packing, record keeping, and customer service and education with CSA members and at farmers markets. Interns will also help feed/water and rotate our flock of hens, collect and wash eggs. Interns must have a valid drivers license.

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"The Farm at Our House is seeking two interns for the coming season to assist with all aspects of the operations including harvest, cultivation, planting, marketing, seed starting, post harvest handling and marketing. This a great position for someone interested in learning about all aspects of starting a small sustainable farm."

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"The farm assistant will be involved in all aspects of our farm including but not limited to composting, field preparation, transplant production, propagation, planting, cultivation, pest management, harvesting, marketing, sales, events and activities at the farm, and recordkeeping. They may also assist with grounds maintenance and nursery operations. "

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"This is a Farm Manager position. This person will work and co-manage Third Way Farm alongside the owner. He or she will partake in and oversee all tasks pertaining to the operation and life of this farm, with a particular focus on the vegetable production. A high level of responsibility, skill, and care is expected in all work to be done, both from the manager him or herself and from the people he or she oversees. The manager needs to be self-directed and organized, able to manage multiple important and time-sensitive tasks on a daily basis, as well as over...

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Whether you are considering sustainable agriculture as a vocation or way of life, or are interested in organic farming and just want to have an experience living it for a season, this internship program is for you! The Dirt on the Internship: What does the internship include? • Farming! 50-55 hours per week of all things agriculture • Housing - live in our eco-sustainable intern house! • Food from the Farm - vegetables, herbs, eggs, pork • Stipend - Minimum $850/month • Farm Project Option - get funding and help to start your own farm project to create a product...

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"Position: Farm Volunteer Intern Responsibilities: To assist our developmentally disabled employees with everyday farm tasks, including planting, harvesting, composting, weeding, pest management, and some CSA and Farmer's Market staffing, while keeping a positive attitude and maintaining a healthy and inclusive work environment. Time Frame: Minimum of 12 weeks between April and November, 2019, with availability between 8am to 4pm, Monday through Friday. There is some flexibility in the schedule, but we've found that interns who volunteer 5 days a week get a more well-rounded experience at Red Wiggler. Preference is given to applicants who can volunteer for more than 12...

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"This position is a live in, full time position. You will learn everything from seed to sale. There is a part time internship position for locals or partners of full-time intern. Our ideal candidate has A serious interest in farming A physical and mental ability to carry out all farm related tasks A mind for efficiency, detail, and a sense of urgency Strong communication skills Willingness to take initiative and take on responsibility Ability to honor commitment to complete the season Intern must have a clean record and be willing to have a background check."

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"We're looking for enthusiastic team members who are interested in Organic and sustainable farming methods to support the work of our farm. Ideal candidates will be able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, but also be comfortable with completing routine tasks. Much of the work is done with others, but there is a lot of solo work as well. <br> <br> The intern/employee will help with all of the following: <br>-seeding/greenhouse work <br>-seeding/transplanting outside <br>-irrigation <br>-fertilization/bed prep <br>-pest management <br>-harvest/washing/packing <br>-weeding <br>-depending on interest/skills, may assist at our farmers markets in or near DC <br> <br>Time commitment: <br>We're...

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"Join our family style team. Our crew consists of Max and Katharine,farmers of 20+ years, and adult daughter, Grace, a veteran farmer from birth who will be specializing in livestock management for 2019, assorted field crew team and various WWOOFers throughout the season, and our three other kids who range between 19 and 9 years from time to time!<br /><br /> Learn the basics of market gardening, livestock management and gourmet mushroom production. We will empower you to gain experience as you work through the seasons. We expect interns to work a five day (full days!) week ending after Saturday...

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"Each year, Open Book Farm hires two full season apprentices to learn about and assist with all aspect of running our diverse, sustainable farm. If you have experience working outdoors, the ability to work hard, and can follow directions and work well with others, consider spending a growing season with us. While experience farming is not required, we prioritize candidates with a serious interest in owning or managing their own farm. Because we work outside, there will be fluctuations in the hours worked, due to weather and the seasons. Generally, we work shorter days in the shoulder seasons and longer...

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"NOW HIRING FOR THE 2018 SEASON. Gorman Farm is seeking positive and motivated people to join our CSA Distribution Team! Are you are interested in being a team player on a productive organic vegetable farm? We are seeking staff to help us grow and improve our farm into the future. We seek people that can participate for the entirety of the season. DESCRIPTION OF CSA DISTRIBUTION TEAM POSITION: Assist in managing the weekly shares of the CSA program through a well managed and highly efficient market style distribution. Each week presents its own flow of incoming and outgoing produce, while...

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" 40 to 50 hour work week. 5 to 6 days a week. Starts March 1st and goes until mid-November. Stay can be accommodated for students. Interns will be working on virtually all aspects of the farm including the livestock, gardens, and orchard. "

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"Working at The Sweet Farm will encompass all manner of farm and business life. Interns will learn a little bit of everything, and will help with tasks as varied as livestock management, forestry, vegetable cultivation, carpentry, orchard management, permaculture/perennial design, event planning/execution, farmers market vending, and more. If interns desire, there is also ample opportunity to learn basic bookkeeping, marketing, fermentation and other ancillary skills. If there is interest, we have an exciting work-share opportunity with our friends at Open Book Farm in Middletown, to work with them on chicken processing one day a week. This is a great opportunity...

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"Flying Plow Farm in Rising Sun, MD is now accepting applications for its Draft Horse Apprenticeship. The Apprenticeship uses study sessions along with full-immersion farming and marketing to give you the necessary skills to own and operate your own horse-powered farm. Compensation package includes stipend, housing, and farm products. Flying Plow Farm is a 56 acre organic vegetable and livestock farm. Our main focus is growing 7 acres of organic vegetables using bio-extensive farming practices that include long-term cover cropping, compost making, timely tillage and cultivation techniques, conservative irrigation practices, and moisture management. The farm produces year-round for its CSA,...

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Full-time and part-time positions are available each spring, and we rarely have openings in mid-summer. Be prepared for demanding physical labor in the heat and humidity of summer days. Endurance is more critical than brute strength. "

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"Work will include all aspects of nursery and organic farm operations with a high emphasis on customer service. The work week will be at least (5) days, to be determined."

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"Help with Farm to Table Operations, Deliveries, Farmers Markets"

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Blueberry Hill Farm is looking for a Farm Manager to begin immediately. The applicant should have a strong work ethic and enjoy finding solutions for the improvement of agricultural systems.

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"Colchester Farm CSA offers apprenticeships to individuals interested in gaining hands-on experience in sustainable vegetable production and the marketing of produce through a Community Supported Agriculture project and farmers' markets. <br<br> We are currently looking for one apprentice to help during our fall season. Please see our website for more information. <br><br> We welcome applications for the apprenticeship from hard-working individuals from diverse backgrounds; the apprenticeship is designed for individuals with a serious interest in gaining the skills necessary to farm. Anyone with a serious interest in agriculture, good work ethic, sense of humor and the ability to do the...

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Interns will take part in all farm practices which include planting cleaning picking and packing for market

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"<br>COMPONENTS OF JOB include, but are not limited to: Daily physical field work, including: greenhouse seeding, planting, mulching, row-covering, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing. Working outside in all weather conditions. Frequent heavy lifting of 25-50 pounds. Following verbal instructions. Maintaining clear and accurate records of field work and harvest. Building relationships with CSA members and customers at pickups and markets. Making deliveries in DC. <br><br> BEFORE YOU APPLY, learn more about the farm by visiting our website, Facebook, and Instagram. Then, email a resume, cover letter, and two references to: farmers@owls-nest-farm.com. We welcome all sorts of people and encourage you...

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"Applicants must be willing to commit to the entire farming season, which begins March 15 and ends in late November with the Thanksgiving turkey slaughter. Interns will be provided room and board, plus a stipend of $75/week. Interns will be expected to work fifty hours a week on a very structured scheduled of ten hours a day, five days a week throughout the entire season. On weekends, interns are free to leave, but are asked to do the animal chores if they choose to stay at the farm. Responsibilities will include daily livestock care, seed starting, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, packing...

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