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Farm Address:
204 Hulett Hill Rd
Sheffield, Massachusetts , 01257

Position Description:
Intern should be able to lift 50 lb. And have a strong desire to embody the workings of farm life. Saturday at farmers market. Weeding, watering and planting in high tunnel and gardens. Weekly cleaning of the barns. Assist with milking goats, basic animal husbandry care for goats, kid goats, sheep and chickens. We have rented pastures for meat goats…

Internship Starts: April -May 1st
Internship Ends: Flexible

 


Farm Address:
236 Jerusalem Rd
Cohasset, Massachusetts , 02025

Position Description:
This position is best suited for someone looking to broaden their knowledge of vegetable and flower production. An interest in no-till regenerative agriculture is a plus! The ideal candidate would have a desire to take responsibility for some of the tasks and/or projects on the farm such as greenhouse management, irrigation, or marketing. This is a great opportunity to work…

Internship Starts: Early to Mid March 2020
Internship Ends: December 2020

 


Farm Address:
249 Stage Road
Cummington, Massachusetts , 01026

Position Description:
This is an 7 month position, from April 1st to the end of October. We can offer room and board (you prepare your own food) in exchange for 18 hours of work a week. We can not offer a stipend, but you will have time to work off the farm if you choose to.

Internship Starts: Around April 1, 2020
Internship Ends: End of October 2020

 


Farm Address:
92 Allens Neck Road
South Dartmouth, Massachusetts , 02748

Position Description:
We are looking specifically for someone to be involved with all aspects of growing agricultural produce at the farm -- primarily annual vegetables, perennial crops and medicinal herbs. Duties may include: seed sowing, nursery care, soil preparation, transplanting, weeding and cultivation, perennial care, greenhouse crops, harvesting, seed saving, propagation, food storage and food processing. The work in this position will…

Internship Starts: April / May (Subject to Flexibility)
Internship Ends: November 1

 


Farm Address:
10 Old Concord Road
Lincoln, Massachusetts , 01773

Position Description:
We are looking for one crew member to work full time from April through October. The crew member will report to the Farm Manager and the farm owners, doing all aspects of a full season of growing which can include the following: • Growing healthy seedlings in the greenhouse • Preparing planting and seed beds • Transplanting and seeding into…

Internship Starts: April 2020
Internship Ends: November 2020

 


Farm Address:
99 Old Connecticut Path
Wayland, Massachusetts, 01778

Position Description:
Farm apprentices will join us as we grow and market a lot of vegetables, but will also assist as we continue building infrastructure, developing systems, establishing new planting areas and expanding our on site farm stand. This year should provide fascinating experiences for anyone interested in the process of starting a farm, breaking in new land, and developing new marketing…

Internship Starts: 4/15/20
Internship Ends: 12/20/20

 


Farm Address:
240 Beaver St
Waltham, Massachusetts , 02452

Position Description:
WFCF seeks one to two Assistant Growers for the 2020 season. The Assistant Grower(s) will work with our experienced farm team to learn the ins and outs of vegetable growing, crew management, equipment operation and maintenance and farm planning on a vibrant, fast-paced, 15-acre community farm. Assistant Growers are considered farm managers-in-training and this has been a great fit for…

Internship Starts: Early March or Early April
Internship Ends: End of October

 


Farm Address:
816 Barnum St.
Sheffield, Massachusetts, 01257

Position Description:
See our website. www.mooninthepond.org Even winter is a really exciting time of year to be on the farm! WWOOFers and Short Term Volunteers are a vital force on the farm. We look for passionate people who can learn quickly and work hard. We also have opportunities for full-year apprenticeship. Full-year Apprenticeship is for people who have farm experience and are…

Internship Starts: rolling--depends on availability and position
Internship Ends: depends on availability and position

 


Farm Address:
449 Barretts Mill Road
Concord, Massachusetts , 01742

Position Description:
Responsibilities: • Work with the farm team on day-to-day field and greenhouse tasks, including seeding, transplanting, mulching, hand weeding, hoeing, irrigation, harvesting, and farm store set-up and clean-up. • Regular independent work includes greenhouse watering, light carpentry and maintenance projects, assisting with store stocking, and at least one day per week washing and other post-harvest vegetable handling. • Help guide…

Internship Starts: April 2020
Internship Ends: Thanksgiving 2020

 


Farm Address:
342 north plain road
housatonic , Massachusetts , 01236

Position Description:
Are you interested in operating your own farm business and understanding the ins and outs of of a successful small farm? This apprenticeship will allow you an immersive working experience with dairy cows, chickens (layers and broilers), pigs, vegetable growing (we produce a huge amount of heirloom tomatoes), and all the equipment and tools required to do so. We graze…

Internship Starts: 3/1/2020
Internship Ends: 3/2/2020

 


Farm Address:
57 Jug End Road
Great Barrington, Massachusetts , 01230

Position Description:
We are looking for full and part-time employees or apprentices with at least one season of experience working outdoors in some capacity. Will take the right person who has no experience. Our crew usually consists of 3-5 people. Pay dependent on experience and if housing needed ($10-14/hr). Our schedule is M-F 7:00-4:30 with Saturdays 6:45-12:00 two times per month. Season…

Internship Starts: April 2020
Internship Ends: November 2020

 


Farm Address:
1210 Hancock Road
Williamstown, Massachusetts , 01267

Position Description:
The apprenticeship at Caretaker Farm includes full immersion into the inner workings of a small scale family farm from soil preparation and greenhouse propagation to weed control and harvesting. There is a vast amount of education derived from the active participation in all of the farming systems throughout the season. Another component is CRAFT (Collaborative Regional Alliance for Farmer Training),…

Internship Starts: April 1st, 2020
Internship Ends: October 31st, 2020

 


Farm Address:
240 Beaver St
Waltham , Massachusetts , 02452

Position Description:
Boston Area Gleaners is a regional and national leader in the field of gleaning and farm-level surplus management. This is a dynamic and emerging field around the world which requires specific knowledge in many areas including: farming, produce distribution and wholesaling, logistics, food hubs, food safety, volunteer management, non-profit management, food access and food justice, hunger relief, and emerging models…

Internship Starts: July 8th, 2019
Internship Ends: November 30th

 


Farm Address:
240 Beaver St
Waltham , Massachusetts , 02452

Position Description:
Boston Area Gleaners is a regional and national leader in the field of gleaning and farm-level surplus management. This is a dynamic and emerging field around the world which requires specific knowledge in many areas including: farming, produce distribution and wholesaling, logistics, food hubs, food safety, volunteer management, non-profit management, food access and food justice, hunger relief, and emerging models…

Internship Starts: July 8th, 2019
Internship Ends: November 30th

 


Farm Address:
208 south great rd
lincoln , Massachusetts , 95959

Position Description:
Beginning Farmers work closely with the Crops Manager to raise crops on twenty acres and market produce through a farmstand, two weekly farmers? markets, restaurant accounts and a summer and winter CSA program. Beginning Farmers gain management experience as they instruct and lead volunteers in the fields and at markets. Beginning Farmers are encouraged to take responsibility for aspects of…

Internship Starts: 4/4/2016
Internship Ends: 11/25/2016

 


Farm Address:
1360 River Road
Clarksburg , Massachusetts , 01247

Position Description:
Apprentices participate in all aspects of sustainable vegetable production, and work alongside the farmer while learning about crop planning, seeding, greenhouse monitoring and maintenance, direct seeding and transplanting, harvesting and prepping produce for market, weed control approaches, pest and disease ID and management, cover cropping, soil-building, compost-building & management, operating a walk-behind tractor, installing, maintaining and monitoring irrigation system and…

Internship Starts: Full Season Apprentice - April 2019, Summer Apprentice - May 2019
Internship Ends: Full Season Apprentice - Oct. 2019, Summer Apprentice - Sept. 2019

 


Farm Address:
1210 Hancock Road
Williamstown , Massachusetts , 01267

Position Description:
Caretaker Farm's Apprenticeship supports the development of individuals to determine if they want to pursue a career in agriculture and provides the foundational knowledge to be able to successfully move on from the apprenticeship to manage a sustainable vegetable farm. For the past 40 years, more than 130 alumni have graduated from our programs to manage farms, organizations, and homesteads…

Internship Starts: Start of April through End of May
Internship Ends: 10/31/2019

 


Farm Address:
95 Old Cheshire Road
Lanesborough , Massachusetts , 01237

Position Description:
We are a small but mighty crew here at Square Roots Farm. Our apprentices have the opportunity to take on a lot of responsibility very quickly, and with a committed team, we are able to produce lot of high quality food for our community. If you are looking to dive in to a hands-on learning experience, working side-by-side with experienced…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2019
Internship Ends: 10/31/2019

 


Farm Address:
39 Powisset St.
Dover , Massachusetts ,

Position Description:
"CSA vegetable full time crew members at Powisset Farm are active in all aspects of the farm operation: farm stand operation, public engagement, volunteer programs, vegetable production including; weeding, harvesting, greenhouse operation, farm upkeep, and other farm tasks as needed. Crew Members have the opportunity to take on additional responsibility over the course of the season including working with volunteer…

Internship Starts: 4/3/2019
Internship Ends: November or December 2019

 


Farm Address:
60 Williamstown Road
Lanesborough , Massachusetts , 32759

Position Description:
"Be part of a small farm that is making a BIG difference! Develop hands-on skills in regenerative agriculture that build soil, sequester carbon, and enhance natural processes. Help us preserve heritage breed animals and learn about intensive pasture management. Share your passion and growing knowledge with our Roots Rising students' a local high school youth group which we partner with.…

Internship Starts: 5/1/2019
Internship Ends: 11/24/2019

 


Farm Address:
5 Chestnut Hill Rd
Southborough , Massachusetts ,

Position Description:
"We are seeking people who are passionate about sustainable farming and eager to take on the wide-range of responsibilities associated with running a fast-paced, public, and busy production farm. This includes: crop production, greenhouse work, field preparations and tillage, hand and tractor cultivation, transplanting, harvest/distribution, livestock production, rotational grazing, and working with diverse volunteer groups. Apprentices typically participate in both…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2019
Internship Ends: 12/15/2019

 


Farm Address:
57 Jug End Road
Great Barrington , Massachusetts , 95466

Position Description:
"We are looking for full and part-time employees or apprentices with at least one season of experience working outdoors in some capacity. Will take the right person who has no experience. Our crew usually consists of 3-5 people. Pay dependent on experience and if housing needed ($10-14/hr). Our schedule is M-F 7:00-4:30 with Saturdays 6:45-12:00 two times per month. Season…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2019
Internship Ends: 11/1/2019

 


Farm Address:
816 Barnum Street
Sheffield , Massachusetts ,

Position Description:
"The New Farmers Full-Year Program is designed for aspiring new farmers. Apprentices study, work, and live at Moon In The Pond Farm and participate in all of the broad series of tasks and functions required to support, maintain and operate a diverse, actively productive, small, sustainable farm. We raise heritage breed animals (pigs, cattle, sheep, ducks, chickens, and honey bees)…

Internship Starts: 11/1/2018
Internship Ends: 11/1/2019

 


Farm Address:
754 Monument St.
Concord , Massachusetts , 93622

Position Description:
"Hutchins Farm is seeking motivated, enthusiastic candidates for two apprentice positions for the 2019 season. Please visit our website to view other employment opportunities for the 2019 season. Hutchins Farm is one of the oldest and largest certified organic vegetable and fruit operations in Massachusetts. Organic since 1973, Hutchins grows around 35 acres of vegetables, about an acre of small…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2019
Internship Ends: 11/15/2019

 


Farm Address:
24 Hulst Road
Amherst , Massachusetts ,

Position Description:
"We are now accepting applications for the 2018 apprenticeship, which begins on April 2, 2018 and concludes on Nov 30, 2018. Brookfield Farm is a 120-acre mixed farm with 25 acres in vegetable/soft fruit production, a small livestock operation (beef cattle and pigs), pasture, hay, and a woodlot. All of the produce of the farm is grown for the Community…

Internship Starts: 4/2/2018
Internship Ends: 11/30/2018