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Position Description:
"We encourage folks to apply who have a desire to farm on their own in the future. For the 2019 season, we are looking for 3 full time positions (harvest crew leader, pack-shed leader and farm crew employee) and possible 1-2 part time positions. We are looking for applicants who are self-motivated, good communicators and have an eye for efficiency and quality, which are not mutually exclusive. Your responsibilities will be in all areas of the farm and will include but is not limited to: greenhouse propagation, transplanting vegetables, cultivating, harvesting and packing vegetables, tending to the animals, tractor work...

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"We are looking for two part time employees (one to work April-October, one to work May-September). Both positions will work 25 hours/week Tuesday-Saturday. Employees will participate in every aspect of cut flower production including seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, bucket washing, etc. Some days are full of many varied jobs, while others are more monotonous. At times we will all work together as a team, and there will also be days where you will be working alone. "

Position Description:
"Join Steady Hand Farm for the 2018 Season! Our interns will learn the ins and outs of a small-scale diversified, vegetable farm. Working along with us, you will undertake all of the day-to-day aspect of vegetable production. Seeding, planting, weeding, harvesting, packing and washing. You will also work on special projects on farm. We have full and part time positions available."

Position Description:
"This internship takes place on a certified organic farm that offers 115 shares for the regular 2017 season and 70+ fall/winter shares. Interns will experience and participate in every aspect of managing a diversified vegetable farm, including greenhouse seeding, direct seeding, transplanting, weeding, irrigating and harvesting. <br><br> Two positions are available, Long Season from April to the end of October, Short Season from May to the end of September. <br><br> In addition to the CSA, we participate in a weekly Farmers Market and sell to a handful of restaurants. Interns will take part in all aspects of food distribution, as...

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Position Description:
"Hours of expected work are 7:55am- 5pm, Monday through Friday with an hour lunch break. There will be times when circumstances require us to work later, but I'll do my best to keep the schedule. Employees are required to attend the Saturday farmers' market on a rotating basis. The farm has several worker shares that help out weekly and 1 crew leader. At any given time there are usually 3-5 people working on a crew. Although the daily regiment will change, in a season expect to be involved with the following: greenhouse transplant production, transplanting and direct seeding, weeding, irrigation,...

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Position Description:
"There are 3 full time position available for the 2019 season! Full job description is available at: <br><br> http://sfc.smallfarmcentral.com/dynamic_content/uploadfiles/27/Jobdescription2017.pdf <br><br> Our full time farm crew is the backbone of the farm. These positions are ideal for individuals who are hard working, don't mind getting dirty and enjoy being focused and effecient. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: greenhouse production, transplanting, tillage, cultivation, weeding and harvest, and cleaning and packing produce for a 250+ member CSA and farmers markets, and lead at one of the farmers market stands. Other responsibilities may include delivery driving, building projects, etc. Field production is...

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Position Description:
"We will be living and working together so we will be looking for people who are respectful and can get along in a shared living situation. The work week will be Mon-Fri and optional Saturday farmers market. The day will start 7 am and go until 5 pm We have a one hour shared lunch break at noon. and 5-10 min breaks when appropriate. The first hour of each day will be focused on caring for livestock and the last half hour will be the same. In between we will work on vegetable growing. We work hard because we love...

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Position Description:
"Interns will be paid fairly, have access to farm food, a tiny house for living, and be involved in all daily activities on the farm. Because we have a small crew everyone on the farm has the opportunity to do every task and get direct feedback from the farmers."

Position Description:
"We are now looking for 2 full time, year round (preferably) apprentices to work at Foxtail Farm. Stable couples are especially encouraged to apply. Ideally, these positions will last for 2 years. Located 1 hour northeast of Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, Foxtail Farm is a 65-acre family-owned and operated farm that provides us with our entire living. We grow all year round to supply our 250 member WINTER CSA. Interns learn all aspects of our operation, including greenhouse/hoophouse work, appropriate machinery, field work and production, harvest and marketing. We will grow and process in the summer and process, pack and deliver...

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Position Description:
"Participants have the opportunity to learn organic farming techniques, alternative energy basics, and country living skills, while sharing in the drama of every day life during busy times. We are a hard-working organic farm, supplying ready picked and U-Pick opportunities to the drive-up customers, selling at multiple local Farmer's Markets and the area Whole Foods Coops, and are part of a group CSA. We have hosted scores of volunteers and interns since the 1990s, many of which have gone on to manage or operate their own farms. Interns usually work 5 1/2 days per week tending a diverse array of...

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Position Description:
"The Borner Farm Project is putting down some serious roots, and every intern is capable of making a tremendous difference to the project and community! This is the ideal internship for someone interested in being an essential part of the continued success of a unique urban farm with a big-hearted vision and a strong network of community support. It is also ideal for someone who wants to gain experience connecting a small town community with urban agriculture. We find what we"

Position Description:
A Farm Intern will have the opportunity to work side-by-side with fellow vegetable farmers, participating in tasks essential to vegetable production at Old Plank Farm. This includes seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, washing, and packing vegetables. Apprentices will learn techniques for efficient vegetable cultivation, post-harvest handling, and sales. Other tasks an apprentice may be involved in could include: working at on-farm Pizza Dinner events, greenhouse work, vegetable processing, and general farm maintenance/building. Apprentices will have access to books and other resources related to organic vegetable production. Optional independent projects may be available, based on individuals interests. Start and end date of...

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Position Description:
"We are looking for a part time position for Tuesday thru Thursday, 8 hours per day at $9.00 per hour. We'll provide a substantial noontime meal or you may choose to cook for yourself. Housing is available if needed and is a nice size apartment over the farms garage. Work consists of planting, weeding and harvesting. You'll also have the opportunity to learn about the healing properties of the plants we are growing as well as plant medicine making through the course of the season. "

Position Description:
"If you're looking for a small, diversified farm where you can work and grow in 2018, we may be your people. We are hiring for one full-time manager position, who will predominantly be a vegetable manager, but will also help with some of the sheep tasks. We are also hiring for two to three part-time positions to help exclusively in the vegetable field. Tasks and responsibilities will include planting, weeding, cultivating, harvesting, operating tractors, washing and packing produce, mowing, brush clearing, small building projects, etc. We work Monday-Friday, and our day starts at 7:30, with a brief morning break, lunch...

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Position Description:
"Positions Include: Field and Harvest Crew Members, Post Handling and Packing 1. Field and Harvest Crew Member: must have experience in harvesting vegetables, high tunnel production, field preparation and clean up, operating tractors and basic vegetable equipment and managing crews. This is a full time seasonal position. Beginning Mid April/Beginning of May. Skills include familiarity with vegetables in judging for ripeness, quality, horticultural aptitude, industry standards, pest and weed management and work efficiencies. Applicants will have experience in vegetable production and other field work requirements, fast pace, working as a team member and assisting field operator. Leadership aptitude a plus....

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Position Description:
"We offer a unique opportunity to learn from and assist with two different farm/garden operations during the course of one internship. RDC and VGF are just a couple of miles down the road from each other. We are located just 35 miles north of Milwaukee (a half hour drive) in Fredonia, WI. "

Position Description:
"There are two opportunities, a full season position (through the end of October) and a summer seasonal position that usually ends first week of September. Weekly hours range from 35-42hrs per week. Our focus is on education through training. Much of learning on a farm is by doing. If you are interested in working at our farm please email us your resume, 3 references and "Why you are interested in working at Kings Hill Farm". Thank you! "

Position Description:
"Our passion is restoring the ecological health of the land, creating a sustainable homestead and a contributing to a thriving community. We are seeking people that are excited about working with us to create a rich, simple country life. This year we will be building an outdoor shower and converting another shower to solar, growing mushrooms and a veggie garden, planting and propagating fruit, nut and native trees and shrubs, and restoring a remnant oak savanna on the land. The ideal candidate will have basic carpentry and good communication skills, and have an interest for staying on the land longer-term....

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Position Description:
"Our internship/co-creator program is a great way to enmesh yourself into the community and participate in diverse projects. We are looking for self motivated people eager to learn. Interns eat all meals with the community sharing the cooking and cleaning responsibilities. Essentially it is their home for as long as they are here. The community expects the individual to put at least five days of work a week in on the land. Three of those days will be dictated by the community (generally a group project). The other two days will be self-directed on the condition that the community supports...

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Position Description:
"The farm internship runs through three seasons: Spring (Mar-May) Summer (Jun-Aug) and Fall (Sep-Oct) and will provide experience in the changing aspects of what is done on the farm throughout the season. The core of the internship is a general view of small scale farming practices. Regenerative agriculture includes the dynamics of plant and animal interaction so responsibilities will include both animal husbandry and horticultural areas such as soil preparation, crop planting and care, harvesting, animal chores, fencing, basic animal medical/first aid care. We have begun establishing perennial crops and will continue adding those this season along with annual crop...

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Position Description:
"This is a part-time position (2-3 days per week), ideal for someone living in the surrounding area or Twin Cities region and who wants experience on a small family farm. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: greenhouse production, transplanting, cultivation, weeding, harvest, and cleaning and packing produce our CSA and farmers market. Other work includes cover cropping, irrigation, and record keeping. If you are looking to make your experience full time, there are other farms in the area you can contact: Red Clover Herbal Apothecary Farm at redcloverherbal@gmail.com and Sleepy Root Farm at sleepyrootfarm@gmail.com."

Position Description:
"Call for more information. Depending on start date, interns will be part of maple syrup production, planting, and all aspects of small-scale vegetable production. We grow outside and in hoop houses. The bulk of the work includes planting seed, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, making soil, feeding chickens, turkeys, and pigs. "

Position Description:
Interns will work alongside the farmers on a day to day basis. Primary duties will consist of planting, weeding, maintaining, harvesting, processing, and packing of vegetables. Interns will also be involved in the (mechanical) harvest, sorting, and packing of green beans. There is the possibility of learning to use tractors and participating in tractor work if interested. Interns will attend one of our three weekly farmers markets, and may be involved in the delivery of wholesale orders and CSA shares.

Position Description:
"Crew leaders are responsible for nothing less than keeping the farm successfully running. They are the most essential part of what we do at Seed to Seed. Crew leaders participate in every aspect of the operation of the farm. However, their largest task is ensuring the daily plan is carried out in an efficient and high quality manner. This requires a combination of being able to follow directions, pay strong attention to detail and being able to make strong independent decisions. This job will involve directly supervising a crew of 4 people in every aspect of planting, cultivating, harvesting and...

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Position Description:
"We are looking for someone who loves to farm as much as we do and who has a good balance between pace and quality. Our goal is to grow this position into a full time, year round job and we are interested in someone who is motivated to either own their own farm, or help create enterprises to grow this position.<br> You can expect 30-40hrs/week with potential for extended work in winter. Usual work week: Mon 6-5, Tues 6-5, Wed-off, Thur 8-5, Fri 6-4= 37hrs <br><br> Time off during the season is possible but needs to be discussed and planned...

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Position Description:
"During peak planting season (May and June) we will occasionally work six days a week, depending on the pressures of weather and soil conditions, but usually our interns will work Monday?Friday. Days begin at 7am, break for lunch and siesta at noon, regroup at 2pm and go until dinner at 6pm. On Tuedays, our main harvest day, we will begin at 6am and end at 7pm or when the work is done. We never work Saturdays, but occasionally have to work Sundays. Usually we will try to take Friday off if we know that?s going to be the case. Early...

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Position Description:
"Internship Our internship consists of exchanging your contribution of labor and positive attitude for room/board, education, and our farm experiences. If you stay longer than a month a stipend can be negotiated. We have reasonably good accommodations and can expect to be comfortable here. We are flexible and open to custom arrangements. "

Position Description:
"Buttermilk Falls CSA in Osceola, WI, is seeking 2-3 apprentice farmers, for the 2016 CSA season. As an apprentice, you will have the opportunity to learn the ins and outs of CSA farming on a beautiful member-supported, therapeutic community farm. The program is tailored to individuals who are not daunted by long hours and hard work and are self-motivated by being part of the inner workings of this special farm project. This opportunity is especially useful for folks looking to own/operate their own small-scale or family farm someday, or those hoping to supplement their experience-based farming skills at a time...

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Position Description:
"Interns will work alongside us in all aspects of a medium-sized CSA farming operation. Interns will have the opportunity to manage parts of the operation which interest them, and learn about the rest. We've accumulated a lot of knowledge over the past 15 years and are happy and willing to share it. Please check out our employment page on our website for more info."

Position Description:
"This posting is for the Crew Leader positions at Seed to Seed. The crew leader will assist in all aspects of the farm's operation. This job requires a strong understanding of organic produce, high quality standards, excellent attention to detail and a work ethic strong enough that you can set an example for the rest of the crew. The hours are long and the work is difficult but our reward is that we provide produce of extraordinary quality and quantity to our community. The crew leader will be directly responsible for supervising a crew of between 3-6 people depending on...

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Position Description:
"EverGood Farm in Rhinelander Wisconsin is offering 2 farm internships for the 2016 season. We are looking for a couple, but are open to two interns of the same gender. We are a 5 acre vegetable farm growing vegetables for its 100 member CSA, three weekly farmers markets, and wholesale. The farm is run entirely by owners Jenny and Brendan Tuckey, whom the interns would work closely with and be involved in all aspects of the farm. We have a 4 year old son, and are expecting our second child in December. Interns will be involved in all aspects of...

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Position Description:
"Grayslake Opportunities - Vegetable Production Crew (several positions available) - Duties include planting, weeding, mowing, harvesting, record keeping, greenhouse seeding/watering. Previous farm experience is preferred but not required. On farm housing may be available. - CSA Delivery Driver ? Duties include CSA box pack preparations, driving and delivering shares to pickup sites, and providing customer service at select sites. Duties on non-delivery days will include joining the production crew for harvesting, planting and weeding projects. Brodhead Opportunities - Farm Production Assistant ? The farm production assistant will assist Matt and Peg in every aspect of the vegetable production. This includes...

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Position Description:
"Our farm crew is made up of ourselves, 2 full time and 1 part-time employee, and several worker shares during each work day. You work closely with us in a family setting that includes a daily meal in our home, time around our three children, CSA members, and our extended family. We are interested in hiring people interested in developing skills in organic agricultural production who want a farm of their own, or people who want a short or long-term career in a hired hand role. Our work is physically; and at times mentally demanding. Couples who are interested in...

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