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Position Description:
Interns work from 7-5, 5 days a week with an hour lunch. Some partial Saturdays may be needed. A shared bunkhouse, 2 private 'tiny homes', and a large bedroom in the home are provided for lodging on-farm along with a separate intern quarters containing a living room, kitchen, bathroom with shower, and laundry. Interns have full access to the bounty of the gardens, eggs and honey, and bulk staples are included. The evening meal is shared with our family in the main house and turns are taken to plan and prepare these.

Position Description:
This one-of-a-kind job is perfect for a curious and passionate person who loves being outside, working hard, and learning new skills. In this position, you will get to interact with the outdoors through the context of a sustainable farm, and also through an ecotourism/naturalist lens. Dancing Gnome Farm: Help grow, harvest, wash and pack over 40 different types of veggies throughout the season. You will also gain experience driving tractors, raising pigs and laying hens, composting, transplanting, weeding, and with various other farm tasks as interested. We work hard in all weather conditions, and efficiency and accuracy are crucial for...

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Position Description:
"We take 2 full-season Farm Apprentices (from March to October, or a minimum of 3 months) to learn the ins and outs of taking a season from seed to harvest with everything in between. "

Position Description:
"We are looking for two full-time and one part-time crew member for the duration of the growing season - May through October. There may be opportunities to stay on into November. Farm crew members are involved in all aspects of vegetable production, from seed to harvest. Crew members are responsible for transplanting, weeding, irrigating, harvesting, washing, and packing of produce for our 100 member CSA and wholesale accounts. For more information, visit www.waxwingfarm.com/employment"

Position Description:
"THE CREW: The farm crew for the 2018 season will consist of Nick and Joan, 2 full-time seasonal farm crew members, 1 part-time seasonal farm crew member, and 6 work share members. EMPLOYMENT DETAILS: Our employment opportunities are especially beneficial for, but not limited to, someone exploring or pursuing vegetable farming as a career as there will be opportunities for significant education on the farm as well as in conjunction with neighboring organic farms. Preference is given to qualified applicants who could return to the farm for an additional season or more. <br></br> TIME FRAME: May-October <br> WORK HOURS: Monday-Friday,...

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Position Description:
"Full Season Crew Members will be crucial to the success of the season at Pearson Organics. Our business is growing as Rochester grows, and there are significant opportunities for hands on learning about all aspects of managing a small vegetable farm. Crew members will participate in all aspects of the farm's daily operations. This position is best suited for someone who is interested in a career in sustainable vegetable production - owning your own farm or managing a farm. While this is an hourly position, there will be many aspects of the job that mimic an apprenticeship model, a high...

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Position Description:
"We are seeking two employees to work from April to the end of October. Job tasks would include planting, cultivating, harvesting, washing, and packing a wide variety of vegetables. "

Position Description:
"This position will provide the right candidate with a hands-on opportunity to experience many aspects of organic vegetable production. Farm employee will be involved with, but not limited to: starting seedlings/caring for greenhouse, planting, weeding, and lots of harvesting, washing, and packing of produce, including quality control work, labeling and weighing boxes, and putting into storage areas. Employee will be working both directly with owner as well as working independently. We will be hiring two individuals to staff our farm in the 2019 growing season. We are looking to fill one position with the dates of June 1 through the...

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Position Description:
" Peak season Crew: Come join our team! We are looking for full time crew members to help us on our organic farm in Northfield, MN. You will be part of a five crew team, working on all aspects of a vegetable farm, including but not limited to: transplant production, transplant planting, weeding, hoeing, harvesting, washing, and packing produce. Work is highly physical. We are forty miles from the Twin cities, and one mile south of a thriving community, Northfield. We typically work 8-5 with a half hour unpaid lunch, Monday through Friday. Pay is commensurate with experience, and includes...

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Position Description:
"At the time of posting, we have several open positions for our 2019 crew: -Harvest Crew Leader -Packing Shed Crew Leader -Farmers' Market Manager -Part-time and full-time crew members -Assistant market staff Position descriptions can be found on our website: http://sognvalleyfarm.com/employment/"

Position Description:
"Interns on the farm crew are involved in all aspects of the farm. Planting, cultivating and harvesting are the main responsibilities. They will also work the farmers market stand and make wholesale deliveries."

Position Description:
"Loon Organics is hiring 1-2 FARM APPRENTICES. FULL-TIME OR PART-TIME POSITIONS AVAILABLE. WELL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS COULD HAVE A MANAGEMENT ROLE. FARM APPRENTICE: Loon Organics is looking for 1-2 dedicated and hard-working apprentices for the 2018 season on our certified organic vegetable farm. Apprentice would be involved in most aspects of our diversified vegetable farm. There are opportunities to advance in responsibility and pay for the 2018 season and beyond, while getting a great farm education in the process. Some farm experience is highly desired, although not required. FARM MANAGER: Loon Organics Farm is looking for an energetic, motivated, and hard-working...

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Position Description:
"You will be involved with daily chores which includes feeding, watering and moving animal groups. Collecting and sorting eggs. Tracking feed used and other performance data. Often working with others or independently working from a list of tasks. You will be outside walking and carrying things. "

Position Description:
"General farm labor. Mostly work with livestock. Daily moving of cattle and chickens. Egg collection and washing. Some farm equipment operation. This position can become full time with possibility of working into operating, profit sharing with other employees and taking over the farm as I begin to ease my way out and retire."

Position Description:
"EMPLOYMENT DETAILS: Our internships are especially beneficial for, but not limited to, someone exploring or pursuing vegetable farming as a career. Our years of experience, variety of agricultural activities, volume of production and diversity of products makes Food Farm employment a unique learning experience. <br /><br /> Time Frame: Approximately mid-April through the end of November. The duration is somewhat flexible on either end of the season. Work Hours: Generally Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6:00pm. Workload varies during the season from 40-48 hours per week, and may include a few weekend hours once or twice per year. "

Position Description:
"Earth Dance Farm is a small, sustainable CSA farm that is currently looking to hire a field manager from March 1, 2018 to December 1, 2018. We are located just south of Rochester, MN in the fertile, unglaciated Bluff Country. We deliver our produce to families in Rochester, Austin, and the Twin Cities. We do not use any synthetic chemicals or fertilizers. This position is responsible for assisting the farmer with morning meetings, leading the crew in field work, and additional projects. Field work includes greenhouse and hoophouse production, transplanting, weeding, trellising, harvesting, washing, packing and distribution of produce, managing...

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Position Description:
"For full stipend, plan to work 30-35 hours per week. Duties will be diverse and will vary over the summer. Responsibilities may include livestock care (ex. setting up fence and moving cattle/water for rotational grazing), sales (farmers market, beef delivery), forestry (thinning, planting, fire wood), construction (repairs and renovations), gardening (planting, weeding, harvesting), food preservation (pickling, canning, freezing), marketing (blogging), and more. The work will often be alongside Tyler or with Kate, at times with larger work crews or on neighboring farms, and at times you will work independently. It would be great to have your help for the whole...

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Position Description:
Help us through the growing season as we continue to develop our homestead infrastructure.

Position Description:
"The position to be filled is for Monday-Friday each week, May - October. The internship involves working on and experiencing all aspects of producing vegetables for a 50 member CSA; planting, weeding, mulching and harvesting. We grow our vegetables on 1 acre of land, using primarily no-till method, mulching, and hand weeding. This internship provides a wide variety of experiences (not limited to those mentioned) because of the small size of our operation. Work hours - 8 hours a day with a lunch break mid-day."

Position Description:
"Past experience on a vegetable farm is not necessary for this position, though experience is a plus. Duties for the crew include: greenhouse, hoophouse, field, and animal work; harvesting, processing, packaging and delivering vegetables; tractor work (if interested). Our work day starts at 7:30 and ends at 4:30, though some days might be different due to weather conditions. For example, we might start earlier on days of extreme heat or work a little later if the next few days will be rainy. Expect to work 40-45 hours/week. We work Monday through Friday. "

Position Description:
"10th Street Farm is looking for individuals who are self-motivated, have a great attention to detail and eager to work, learn, and have an interest in sustainable agriculture and a passion for local food! Previous farm experience is a great benefit but not required. Interns should be in good physical condition with ability to lift 50 pounds. Farm work is physically demanding and we work in all weather conditions. Average hours: 20-25/week, leaving time for other pursuits. "

Position Description:
"Two positions are available. One begins May 1st and ends October 31st, and the other runs June 1st through August 31st. Start and end dates may be flexible. As a crew member, you will be immersed in all daily jobs on the farm including, but not limited to, tractor work, greenhouse work/management, irrigation management and implementation, planting, bed preparation, cover cropping, weed management (with both tractors and hoes), harvesting, washing and packing of over 40 types of vegetables, vegetable delivery, and possibly farmers market sales. "

Position Description:
"My Minnesota Farmer is looking for an energetic, motivated, and hard-working high tunnel manager, field manager and two field harvest crew members to join the 2017 farm team. A person that is a self motivated, farm centered, team member will enjoy their time here. FIELD AND HIGH TUNNEL MANAGERS: Ideally, these are minimum two-year positions, with management responsibilities depending on previous experience. 1-2 years previous experience on a vegetable farm is desired. The managerial positions are from March through November with the possibility of winter work as available. Housing is available. Positions are exempt, full-time managerial positions. Previous experience is...

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Position Description:
"Within an approximate 40 hour week (some flexibility due to weather, etc.), intern will learn grass and paddock management, fencing and trellising techniques, planting and maintenance of fruits and nuts, cattle movement, calving details, food production and preparation, operation of woodfire ovens, and relationship building with farmstay guests."