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Position Description:
We are seeking two hard-working interns for the 2019 season, March through November. Hours start slow in March, but are @ 50-60 hours week June through November. At Cherry Grove Organic Farm, we offer a great learning experience through a hands-on approach to all aspects of farming. Work will include seeding, planting, harvesting, tractor work, cultivating, attending markets, and many other jobs associated with running the farm. Several former interns have successfully gone on to farm on their own. Our one position is for that farmer who has had previous farm experience (completed a full season) and is looking to...

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"Please note: This listing is for our apprenticeship program only. We are also hiring full time and year round farm crew members for the 2019 season ($12/hr). Visit our website for more details: https://www.flocktownfarm.com/jobs. <br><br> The apprenticeship program gets at the core of our philosophy. We believe that agriculture will play a key role in the future of our planet, and that to cultivate and progress the ideals and principles of a sustainable and sensible world we must effectively train a new generation of farmers, citizens, and stewards of nature. Like the craftspeople and artisans of old, apprenticeship is still...

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"Now interviewing for one open position in 2019 This is a full time position. Preference is given to applicants that are approaching farming as a possible career path. Full-time apprentices are expected to work approx 50 hours per week(five days) which may include one day at a Farmers' Market. You will gain experience and knowledge in greenhouse seedling production and care, transplanting, direct seeding in the field, compost , soil fertility management, soil preparation, effective weeding by mechanical and manual means, cover crop management, harvest and post-harvest care, book-keeping, business evaluation, and marketing. The most successful applicants will intend to...

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"Apprentices work full-time from early April to early December and are involved with practically all jobs on the farm. The goal is for you to help the farm operate, and for us to give you the skills, knowledge, resources, tools, and contacts to pursue a future in sustainable farming. Our 30 alumni Apprentices have gone on to start farms, work at other farms, work for extension services and so on. We're proud of our track record training future farmers and we're equally appreciative of the hard-work and energy they have give to our farm. "

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"Three Meadows Farm seeks an experienced Farm Manager to reenergize its current operation. The Farm Manager will oversee all daily production operations on the farm, as well as coordinate applied educational programs in conjunction with the Somerset Hills Learning Center. Our diversified farm of 43 acres includes pasture, hay fields, orchard, and fenced crop fields in beautiful Bedminster. Livestock include laying hens, turkeys & pigs. The Farm Manager will be responsible for building and executing a comprehensive crop plan using organic/sustainable methodologies. Primary sales outlets include our on-farm market, restaurants, and local farmers' market. Farm Manager will have full access...

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"You can expect to be exposed to and given responsibility in the following areas:<br> - Seeding into flats in the greenhouse and seeding with walk behind seeders in the field<br> - Become familiar with different cultivation implements and their uses<br> - Use of different hoes and when to use them<br> - Basic understanding of our various irrigation methods<br> - Planting and transplanting by hand and on the tractor pulled transplanter<br> - Basics of crop rotation<br> - Basics of cover-cropping<br> - Basic understanding of field maps<br> - Familiarity with record keeping<br> - Develop some skill with the basic operation of the...

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"We farm a bit differently at Rolling Hills! We're a 2 acre farm that focuses on sustainability in both our growing methods and for our employees. We utilize many high tunnels, low tunnels, and small farm tools on our 2 acres to grow a wide variety of crops. At our farm you will learn how to use low tech infrastructure and tools to grow many crops the most efficient way possible. We grow many crops early in the season and late into the year in order to balance the workload and prevent burnout in the Summer months. Learn all aspects...

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"This listing is for two positions- first a full time, year round, salaried, managerial position. The second, 2 full season interns. Responsibilities for the managerial position include overseeing field, high tunnel and greenhouse management including bed preparation, cultivation, seeding, transplanting, mulching, irrigation, harvesting, silage tarping, soil and plant tissue testing, equipment and physical plant maintenance, managing staff, and record keeping. Salary is commensurate with experience. Internship description: Interns will participate in all growing processes on the farm from seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting , pack-out and selling . Applicant will learn to use various hand tools and depending on skill level...

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"Our Interns are a key element of the CSA and can expect to contribute and learn skills in greenhouse management, field production methods, harvesting, distribution, crop planning, and pest and disease management. Applicants need to be fit, able to work independently and as a team, and live a healthy lifestyle. We value a cooperative relationship and look forward to working and learning with you side by side. We are committed to making our internships an educational experience as well as a working one. Opportunities for advancement may be available."

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"DESCRIPTION OF INTERNSHIP; Our typical intern has just graduated college from an agri or food sci based program and/or has a strong passion for handmade foods. full application is in this link or just email a cover letter and resume. http://valleyshepherd.com/internship-program/ This is the real artisan cheese-making experience with full immersion in Cheese-making, affinage and farm market sales. The internship will involve work in three areas: 1- Making over 30 types of sheep, goat and cow cheese and yogurts with us in the production room. 2- Selling at farmer markets in NJ and in NYC. 3- Working in our cheese...

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"Dogwood Farms has availability for a livestock management internship. You will be managing the day to day well-being and production of approximately 20-50 hogs, 30-50 Sheep and Lambs, 750 Layers, 400 Broilers, and one chicken guard-dog Tucker. This includes farrowing hogs, lambing sheep, and brooding chickens. Livestock numbers are variable to the time of year. You will also need to know or learn how to operate a skid steer and drive a tractor. We are looking for someone that is interested in making farming a career. This is a great opportunity to learn about diverse livestock production for direct retail...

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Please visit http://dukefarms.org/siteassets/documents/jobs-and-internships/2019-sustainable-agriculture-apprentice-vegetable-growing.pdf for full description and application instructions.

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"Mike's Blueberries is a certified organic blueberry farm located in the pristine, protected Pine Barrens of New Jersey. We are looking for pickers for the 2018 season. Expect to work picking in the fields for multiple hours per day. Pay is based on quantity of berries picked. Full and part time positions available. Hours and scheduling are flexible, but must be consistent week to week. Various other farm tasks, like weeding and farm maintenance, will be required at times and will be payed hourly. "

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"Positions: Apprenticeships/Internships School Lunch Organic Farm & CSA, located on 70 acres in Northern NJ, is seeking apprentices/interns for the full 2018 season. This job begins in the spring and ends in late fall. The apprenticeship is for individuals have a desire to fully immerse themselves in farming. We ask for up to 5 1/2 days of work per week. Apprentices will learn all aspects of vegetable production and marketing, including weeding, harvesting, washing, CSA distribution helper, greenhouse management, seeding, transplanting, etc. We require a valid drivers license and the ability to lift at least 50lbs. "

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"Seasonal employment on small farm in Warren County, NJ growing for farmers markets and farm stand. Job will primarily involve wide ranging responsibilities in the market garden including planting, weeding, irrigation, harvesting and at farmer's market. Additional work may include help in care of goat herd, fencing, and harvesting hay."

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"What does the Apprenticeship entail? The farm apprenticeship is designed to give you immersive experience in all aspects of production at the farm. You’ll get your hands dirty with a wide variety of jobs spanning from: seeding onions in the greenhouse, spreading cover crop seed, transplanting kale, hoeing sweet peppers, working on tractors, trellising tomatoes, stuffing envelopes, hand-weeding carrots, and harvesting winter squash. Though most days will be contain an array of different jobs, some days will be spent pushing through one or two big tasks (e.g. planting potatoes, building a high tunnel). "

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"Potato Homestead interns will be exposed to every aspect of market farming including crop planning, seeding, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, marketing, and so much more. This internship is designed for people interested in starting their own sustainable farms. Ideal start date would be early April but we are flexible! Work week is Wed-Sun, number of days will depend on hiring agreement per individual. 8-4:30 with 1/2 hour lunch. We would prefer 3 days/week but full time is available for the right individual. "

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"We are seeking seasonal, full or part time interns for the 2018 season for our 120 acre certified organic farm in zone 6b/7 in central New Jersey! Honey Brook Organic Farm is one of the largest and oldest organic vegetable crop farms in the Northeast, with 120 acres in production for a 3400+ member CSA. We offer a diverse job experience in a farming operation continuing to expand its crop offerings and production technologies. Honey Brook Organic Farm is a model of sustainable, profitable farming with a wealth of valuable experience to share with employees. Work begins in February and...

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We are looking for 2 summer farm employees to be an integral part of our farm team. Team members will be involved in all aspects of the farm operation from greenhouse transplant production, irrigation set up and application, field preparation, transplanting, seeding, hand and mechanical weed control, crop care and maintenance, cover cropping, vegetable and cut flower harvesting and post-harvest techniques such as washing, cold storage, packing, and delivering. We will also involve farm team members in all aspects of raising pasture based livestock. You will help manage animal impact on the land through the rotation of multiple species throughout...

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On farm , hands on learning. Livestock management, seed starting, planting,harvesting. Retail sales in on farm store and at markets pretty much everything we do.

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"One Opening Remaining: We are looking for 2 individuals who are interested in working with sunflowers and helping to maintain our bee colonies. Responsibilities include cutting in the field, bunching the flowers for market, stocking the on farm stand, field maintenance including hand weeding, running drip lines, and cleaning equipment. Position includes maintenance of bee colonies, harvesting and bottling of honey. Job starts in the early morning hours. "

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"No workday is the same at Beechtree Farm. We need assistance setting up fences for rotational grazing, cleaning livestock paddocks and sheds, fence clearing, herding and treating animals, loading animals onto the trailer and delivering new pastures. The intern may also participate in farm market work and selling meat from the farm store. The intern will help organize work spaces and keep the farm orderly. We have multi-species including cattle, sheep, goats, horses and poultry. "

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"We are looking for hard working, experienced interns who are eager to learn from the experience gained on a diverse 200 acre farm. Applicants need a strong work ethic, desire to learn about farming, and be physically able to excel during long days in heat/cold. The opportunity to learn from our 42 years in business and diverse operation including IPM fruits, certified organic vegetables, winery, bakery and farm markets. "

Position Description:
"Interns will work with us on a variety of tasks including but not limited to the following: greenhouse production, transplanting, direct seeding, irrigation, fertility management, cultivation, harvesting, washing/packing, animal husbandry, and farmers markets. We operate as a small team so everyone participates in a variety of tasks and pitches in wherever needed. We strongly encourage interns to plan to return for a second season to continue to develop and take on greater responsibility. For the right candidate, such as someone currently working on a farm or a graduating senior, this could be a full-time, year-round position. Interns from prior years...

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"You will be exposed to the world of farmstead cheesemaking from the ground up. Learn cheese processes - pasteurizing, safety protocols and HACCP familiarity, handling the curd, basic milk/cheese chemistry, plus the crucial work of affinage. While some work will be side by side with our Cheesemakers, it's expected you will be given many tasks to be done independently once you've been trained and will work one short day a week on your own. <br><br> We sell products through our on-site farm store, and wholesale our award-winning cheese to a variety of gourmet stores & restaurants in the New York/Philadelphia...

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"This is a short term apprenticeship for the busy months of June, July and August. We are looking for 1 or 2 apprentices to work 20 to 30 hours a week. Schedule will be Tuesday through Saturday. We are flexible with the exact schedule to be worked, however we definitely need help on Tuesdays, Fridays and some Saturdays. Tasks will vary according to the day and time during the season, but apprentices will help with a variety of tasks including greenhouse work, harvesting, washing/packing, planting, weeding, and staffing the farmers market. We also have a CSA workshare program, and apprentices...

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"You will help in picking, packing, planting, and weeding. You'll also get experience cutting and bunching cut flowers. Employees get peach production experience (we also have apples, quince, and pawpaws that are not yet producing). You will be on a rotating schedule and asked to work 1 weekend day occasionally. "

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"Starting in May, interns will be exposed to all aspects of the farming operation, from production to planning and marketing. This position is unique in that you will learn both about vegetable and livestock farming. As the season unfolds, interns will also be exposed compost production and bee-keeping. Our farm has mature Chestnut and Mulberry Trees as well. Property upkeep and maintenance will also be a regular task. Time allowed for personal projects."

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"We are looking for interns and assistant managers for the 2017 growing season. Interns are expected to work 15/20 hours per week. Assistant managers are expected to work 40/50 hours per week. Benefits include Free Housing, Free Fresh Vegetables, Free admission to all events, Salary available for assistant managers. Internship includes helping with tasks that need lots of hands, harvest, processing, weeding, seeding, animal care, etc. Assistant managers will help to oversee the entire farming operation which includes vegetables, animals and events. "

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"Seasonal employment on small farm growing for farmers markets and farm stand. Self-starter able to work independently to implement the overall farm plan. Job will primarily involve wide ranging responsibilities in the market garden including planting, weeding, irrigation and harvesting. Additional work may include help in care of goat herd, fencing, and harvesting hay."

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"Internship will include all aspects of running a small farm - crop planning, seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing, packing, marketing, etc. Internship hours are 8am-12pm M-F (20 hours/week) for stipend; additional hours and pay available for working market days. "

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"All aspects of vegetable production will be experienced. The ability to do physical work during all weather conditions is expected. Greenhouse production, planting, weeding, harvesting, washing, and record keeping will be covered. <br /><br /> At Great Road Farm we work as a close knit team. Everyone should be willing and able to help with any tasks that need to be done and will have to cover any position on the farm. We will need help on the weekends and will establish a rotation. Expect to work 40 to 60 hours per week for 5 to 6 days a week....

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Position Description:
"Start-up farm transitioning a few acres of open and wood land in East Brunswick, NJ (Middlesex County) to organic sustainable farming practices seeks local helping hands. There are many aspects and tasks, - from digital world to real muck world, - where you might be able to make a difference. Please come, help and share our interest to farming, nature, food and health. Hopefully, you would reach out to us if you are willing AND able AND have time to learn and help with good practices of organic sustainable growing and making food. At the same time, help might be...

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Duties will include working and managing honeybees in our breeding yard and out-yards, harvesting honey and queen rearing. Our method of beekeeping is very labor intensive since we use natural methods to manage our bees.

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"We are looking to hire 2 full time(40-50hrs/week) farmers to help grow for a 150+ member CSA and 2 weekly markets. Ideally you would be able to work from April-November, although qualified seasonal or part time workers should also apply. "

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"Program Overview: This seasonal farm program serves as a full immersion in land-based training of many aspects of sustainable vegetable farming, including soil fertility management, seeding and greenhouse management, field preparation, field crop care, harvest and marketing. Primary duties will be vegetable production - planting, weeding and harvesting. This is an opportunity to experience small/medium scale agriculture hands on. The work is physically demanding, and often unpleasant, but there is no substitute for hands on knowledge when you want to learn farming. Work Requirements and Conditions: ? Ability to understand and carry out routine oral and written instructions. ? Ability...

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