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Farm Address:
216 Wachusett Street
Rutland, Massachusetts,

Position Description:
"GARDEN INTERNSHIP RESPONSIBILITIES Responsibilities are to work with the Garden & Education Coordinator to: 1. Lead and facilitate education activities with program participants as scheduled both at the farm and in the community; 2. Cultivate an understanding of shared goals for the season as well as the long-term vision; 3. Commit to working on part of a team that values…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 12/16/2016

 


Farm Address:
216 Wachusett Street
Rutland, Massachusetts, 13485

Position Description:
"FARM HAND INTERN DUTIES: 1. Lead and facilitate tours, education activities and programs with participants as scheduled. 2. Assist with a combination of farm work including: livestock care, maintenance & repairs, forage management, grounds-keeping, janitorial, and construction. 3. Oversee service projects with program participants and assist with education activities / programs as skill and interest permits. 4. Learn the basic…

Internship Starts: ASAP
Internship Ends: 16-Dec-16

 


Farm Address:
NA
Statewide, Montana, 59801

Position Description:
"Farmers and ranchers are adding new listings every day! Over 20 positions available each year! Spend your summer outdoors, get your hands dirty, and experience the tough and rewarding work of farming or ranching in Montana. Amid the breathtaking views and endless wilderness recreation, Montana boasts an incredible range of agriculture. On Farm Link Montana, you can find jobs producing…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021 (varies by farm)
Internship Ends: 11/1/2021

 


Farm Address:
2015 E. North Territorial Rd
Whitmore Lake, Michigan , 48189

Position Description:
Required qualifications: Commitment to work full-time (35-45 hours/week) from approximately March 7- October 16, 2021. Dates may be negotiated by a few weeks if needed. Some hours are set (such as the days we host our Workshare members or go to market), and other hours are flexible. Demonstrated ability to self-manage farm work to take a crop plan from seed…

Internship Starts: March 7, 2021 (somewhat flexible)
Internship Ends: October 16, 2021 (somewhat flexible)

 


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, 2021
Internship Ends: October 31st, 2021

 


Farm Address:
856 Brooks Rd.
Sunshine, North Carolina , 28018

Position Description:
Farming really is a way of life and it is truly meaningful work! Apprentices take part in various aspects of the farm from vegetable seed to harvest, livestock chores, marketing, and perennials, but will spend the vast majority of time (approx 95%) growing vegetables. A combination of organic and sustainable practices including no-till raised beds, cover cropping, Kinsey-Albrecht method, keyline…

Internship Starts: February or March
Internship Ends: December 20 and beyond

 


Farm Address:
P.O. Box 533
Ashland, Oregon , 97520

Position Description:
Full-time participants engage in a seasonal average of 30-36 hours per week of on-farm experience. Part-time participants engage in a seasonal average of 14-24 hours per week of on-farm experience. In addition to the on-farm training experience, participants engage in a series of farm tours, classes, and discussion circles focused on a broad array of sustainable agriculture and food system…

Internship Starts: 4/1/2021
Internship Ends: 11/1/2021

 


Farm Address:
PO Box 533
Ashland, Oregon , 97520

Position Description:
ON-FARM TRAINING AND HANDS-ON LEARNING The majority of the program is focused on learning by doing through hands-on participation in the day-to-day operations at the host farm through the season. Over time, Apprenticeship participants take on more responsibility in certain areas at their host farm. Depending on the host site, these areas could include helping to manage people or processes,…

Internship Starts: typically 3/1 to 4/1
Internship Ends: typically 10/31 to 12/15

 


Farm Address:
12318 Springville Boston Rd
Springville, New York , 14141

Position Description:
If you join our farm crew in this year, you'll work side-by-side with the farmers and participate in many aspects of intensive, small-scale vegetable production, including seeding, care of starts in greenhouse, transplanting, thinning, pruning and trellising, harvest, washing and bagging, and possibly CSA share distribution. You'l also be involved in caring for hobby-scale dairy goats and laying ducks, working…

Internship Starts: late April through late June
Internship Ends: late August through early October

 


Farm Address:
12242 Meridian Rd
chico, California , 95973

Position Description:
We offer full time employment, while being immersed in the daily and seasonal flow of a successful farm operation. The positions are for full-time employment and is paid at $13/hr. On farm housing is free including power. We also offer bonuses and pay for unused sick leave. Our wage,performance bonuses,and free housing brings your compensation to a value of over…

Internship Starts: Feb 15 2021
Internship Ends: feb 15 2022 or longer

 


Farm Address:
11741 SE Foster Rd
Portland, Oregon , 97266

Position Description:
Farm apprentices graduate ready to work on a sustainable mixed-vegetable farm as a Crew Leader, Harvest Manager, Field Manager, or Crew Member. We are proud that so many of our past farm apprentices currently have successful farming careers. Over the past ten years, between 2010 and 2019, 32 farm apprentices graduated from our program and 21 of them (66%) farmed…

Internship Starts: March 15, 2021
Internship Ends: October 28, 2021

 


Farm Address:
15176 US Hwy 80
Jeffersonville, Georgia, 31044

Position Description:
Before applying, please visit our website to read our Apprenticeship Handbook and COVID-19 guidelines. The application link can be found there too! Sorry, but we can't allow apprentices to bring pets, we have too many and don't like to disturb the pet equilibrium. We believe the best way to learn the skills and intuition it takes to be a farmer…

Internship Starts: February 1st (ideally, we sometimes have a position open later than this)
Internship Ends: November 30th

 


Farm Address:
1112 Dukes Pkwy W
Hillsborough, New Jersey, 08844

Position Description:
This position which is transitioning to a FT position will include all aspects of farm work, in all extremes of weather, including, but not limited to: mowing, day-to-day livestock care (beef cattle, chickens, goats), fieldwork, haying, harvest, paddock layout, fencing installation and maintenance, and marketing if needed. Opportunity to take initiative in an area of interest and receive additional training.…

Internship Starts: 01/01/2021
Internship Ends: none

 


Farm Address:
7914 State Hwy 36
Carlotta, California, 95528

Position Description:
Our program is a hands-on, intensive training for future farmers, regenerative land stewards, and aspiring land-based entrepreneurs. Let us be clear: YOU WILL WORK. HARDER THAN YOU HAVE EVER WORKED BEFORE.. AND, IT WILL BE FUN!! Expect to work 35-50 hours a week, depending on where we’re at in the season, or an average of 45 hours a week. (Work…

Internship Starts: 03/29/21
Internship Ends: 12/04/21

 


Farm Address:
E3774 University Dr.
Chatham, Michigan, 49816

Position Description:
The North Farm is currently accepting applications for new Farm Business Incubator participants. The program is designed to reduce the barriers of access (such as land acquisition, business management experience, and growing skills) for beginning farmers who are interested in starting their own farm business. Farmers can participate in this program for up to 5 years on the land. While…

Internship Starts: March 2021
Internship Ends: December 2026

 


Farm Address:
9501 Deer Range Rd
Moseley, Virginia, 23120

Position Description:
Each year we seek three or four enthusiastic and hard working individuals to join us full time in this Apprenticeship program, March 15-December 15, 40-45 hours/week, Monday through Friday, plus Saturday morning farmers’ market one weekend per month. Our crew is rounded out by two experienced Crew Leaders, and an additional part time employee or two. This means an average…

Internship Starts: 03-15-2021
Internship Ends: 12-15-2021

 


Farm Address:
406 Center Rd
Chimacum, Washington, 98325

Position Description:
We are looking for a smart, tough and detail-oriented laborer to join our 2021 farm crew. The ideal candidate will possess a strong interest in food and farming, enjoy working on a team, and be ready for a challenge. Since this position includes being a one day a week farmer market helper, this position requires strong customer service skills, basic…

Internship Starts: May
Internship Ends: December

 


Farm Address:
2812 Grimm Rd
Langley, Washington, 98260

Position Description:
There are two open apprentice positions: --An Advanced Apprentice with at least one previous season working on a farm, or equivalent experience. Applicants for this position should be interested in learning farm management and taking on more responsibilities as the season progresses, including helping teach the beginning apprentice. Their hours and tasks will strongly mirror the work of the Garden…

Internship Starts: 3/1/2021
Internship Ends: 10/31/2021

 


Farm Address:
406 Center Rd
Chimacum, Washington, 98325

Position Description:
We are looking for a friendly, professional individual to run our twice weekly farmers market booths- at Port Townsend Saturday and Chimacum Sunday markets. The ideal applicant would have excellent customer service skills, be adept at multi-tasking, be able to train and lead co-workers in all market tasks, possess produce handling skills, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Internship Starts: April
Internship Ends: December

 


Farm Address:
14579 Blind Shady Road
Nevada City, California, 95959

Position Description:
Interns work Monday through Friday, 8+ hours per day, two Saturday farmers markets per month, and occasional minor irrigation duties after-hours. We average a 40-hour work week over the season, with slightly shorter weeks in spring and fall, and slightly longer weeks at the height of summer. Internships at Mountain Bounty Farm are challenging, highly sought after, and immensely rewarding.…

Internship Starts: March 29, 2021
Internship Ends: November 20, 2021

 


Farm Address:
23574 HWY 11 N
MANSFIELD, Georgia, 30055

Position Description:
Part of our farm's goal is to encourage others to join in on the pastured poultry movement. That's why we want to share everything we know with our apprentice. Everything will be open for learning- books, numbers, records... you name it. We want our apprentice to gain the knowledge and tools to start their own farm. We work hard, but…

Internship Starts: Mid to late January 2021
Internship Ends: Early December 2021

 


Farm Address:
385 Main St
Waterboro, Maine, 04087

Position Description:
Three apprentices are returning in 2021 and we hope to add three more. In the early part of the season we will be: *Mixing potting soil and seeding transplants, caring for seedlings *Setting up irrigation *Preparing beds and transplanting seedlings As the season progresses we will do more: *Cultivating with hand tools *Setting up trellises for tomatoes, pruning tomatoes *Opening…

Internship Starts: May 2021
Internship Ends: September 2021

 


Farm Address:
Box 224
Cerro, New Mexico , 87519

Position Description:
A full-immersion program in vegetable and flower crop planning, production, and marketing.

Internship Starts: 4/19/2021
Internship Ends: 10/16/21

 


Farm Address:
50 fairmount rd
LONG VALLEY, New Jersey , 07853-6212

Position Description:
Deep dive into the artisan making of over 30 cheese types from our cow, sheep and goat milk. Yogurt, butters and fresh goat products too. Involvement in cheesemaking and affinage in our aging cave. possible farmer markets when they open. must have DRIVERS license. we are in the country...

Internship Starts: nov 15, 2020
Internship Ends: feb 11, 2021

 


Farm Address:
5237 NE Falcon Ridge Ln
Poulsbo, Washington , 98370

Position Description:
Interns will split their time between the two farms, working 3 days/week during March and 5 days/week April-Oct (Sunday/Monday off). There will be a wide variety of vegetable, berry, and vineyard tasks where you will work alongside the farmers, participating in seeding, transplanting, weeding, harvesting, pruning and vine tending. You will help/manage weekly sales at the local farmers market and…

Internship Starts: 3/1/2021
Internship Ends: 10/31/2021