Position Description: Intern/apprentices work alongside Curtis and Sarah and the rest of our crew as we farm and market. We have an experienced farmer and crew, so you will be learning and working alongside folks who have been doing this for a while, and are excited to share our craft. Tasks include; feeding, watering, fencing, sowing, transplanting, weeding, irrigating, harvesting, cleaning, packaging, distributing CSA shares, selling at the farmers markets and farm stand, composting, equipment repair and maintenance, construction, bread baking, etc.
Internship Starts: Febuary 1 2016 or whenever we fill the positions Internship Ends: October 31st, 2016 or longer for apprentices
Position Description: My goal with providing an apprenticeship opportunity is to teach as much as I know about all aspects of farming... from greenhouse work, in the field planting & weeding, planning/scheduling/organizing, bugs & diseases, equipment repair & maintenance, construction skills (when applicable), animal husbandry (laying hens & pigs) and everything else in between. While simultaneously working, working, working (in all weather) and having fun and enjoying the work while we do it. As an apprentice you will play an integral role in the daily operation of all aspects of the farm. Please look over the specifics below and let me know... Press the button below to find out more!
Farm Address: 5500 Bennington Ave.
Position Description: "Seeking a full-season commitment from one awesome individual looking to gain valuable knowledge in "no-till" animal-powered vegetable & fruit production on a biologically diverse urban farm. This is a full-time position consisting of 45 hours per week in exchange for housing, education, a weekly share of produce, and a monthly stipend. This intense, hands-on apprenticeship is ideal for a highly motivated and hard-working individual who hopes to manage their own commercial farm one day. The day to day labor and weekly flow expose the apprentice to the nitty gritty reality of ethical food production. The apprentice will work both independently... Press the button below to find out more!
Farm Address: 5235 Gravel Point Road
Position Description: We are looking to help someone get started in a pasture poultry operation. We have a large land base and not enough labor to diversify into another enterprise and would like to help someone get started.
Position Description: "Start and end dates are flexible. We are seeking reliable (full season commitment) individuals to work beginning in March or April. We are a host farm for the Growing Growers program if you are interested in a position as an apprenticeship. We have housing available for the right people. Job Openings: Sales and store manager: the right person in this job will increase sales to local customers through our farm store, create and manage an online store, write a weekly email to CSA members and customers, and conduct social media. This position could be incorporated with other kitchen, farm, and... Press the button below to find out more!
Farm Address: 823 W state
Position Description: "At any given time Urban Roots Farm houses one or two full time apprenticeship or interns. The apprenticeship on the farm is an excellent way for folks who are interested in working in small scale agriculture to get hands on experience while building the practical knowledgebase required to operate a profitable produce farm. We make no claims to be a farm school, but instead offer them the opportunity to learn along side us through the daily challenges which are presented by a young farming endevour. Apprentice are selected through a competitive application process, and recieve room and board plus a... Press the button below to find out more!
Position Description: "I am looking for two part-time or one full-time person for a beginning position, work consisting of harvest, weeding, irrigation/fertigation, string trimming, and general field maintenance. Training up on more tasks will follow if applicants have enough experience, enthusiasm, and/or aptitude. This position is paid hourly @ $12.50. I am pretty flexible with scheduling within the week. A minimum of a three-month commitment is required; this could fit well with a summer school schedule, or work for somebody with a longer window of time for a seasonal commitment. "
Position Description: "See our website at: http://sandhillfarm.org/internships.php for a detailed description of our intern program. Interns will work 36 hours/week, receive room and board plus a small monthly stipend. We have bedrooms available for most interns. Interns participate in 3 weekly work parties - all other work is self-directed with guidance from the garden management team. We take interns every season. We generally select one full season intern and two partial season(1-3 month) interns"
Position Description: "We are looking for apprentices that are serious about learning the craft of organic vegetable production. We'd like to learn more about prospective apprentices experiences, future goals and abilities, and require a working visit to the farm as part of the interview process. A positive attitude goes a long way as the work can at times be tedious, difficult and tiring. With the right outlook the benefits of fresh air, sunshine, an abundance of great-tasting food and the companionship of each other and the environment that surrounds us makes it well worth it. "