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Postings

11/25/14  |  East Troy, Wis.  |  Micheal Fields Agricultural Institute
Garden Apprentice
Looking for 2 full-time apprentices to experience the basics of organic farming management while learning correct greenhouse management, soil health, planting, harvesting and post-harvest handling skills. The apprentices will be responsible for various areas of the farm and will use management skills developed during the season to run small crews of first year interns to accomplish daily work goals. Deadline to apply is Jan. 15, 2015. Learn more.

11/25/14  |  East Troy, Wis.  |  Micheal Fields Agricultural Institute
Garden Intern
Several internship opportunities available to learn and work in the gardens. The 4+ acre market garden specializes in perennial fruits and annual vegetables. Work in the greenhouse, hoop house, perennial border gardens, orchards and brambles learning how to grow and maintain healthy annual and perennial crops as well as create a habitat for the beneficial organisms that help support our gardens. Deadline to apply is Jan. 15, 2015. Learn more.

11/25/14  |  Columbus, Ohio  |  Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association (OEFFA)
Certification Specialist
Responsibilities include conducting extensive review of applications submitted by organic producers and guiding applicants through the certification process as they strive to meet federal organic standards. She or he may participate in policy development, educational programming, and other special projects as they arise. Application deadline Dec. 15.  Learn more.

11/21/14  |  Internationally  |  NGO Abroad
Farmers & Agriculture Students
International organization looking for experienced farmers and students interested in volunteering abroad. Positions range from dairy or poultry farming to cooperative management. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.  Learn more.

11/17/14 | Marine on St. Croix, Minn. | Minnesota Food Association (MFA)
Production and Markets Manager
MFA operates Big River Farms, a certified organic incubator farm for primarily new immigrant and minority farmers. The land-based training program is comprehensive and participants in the program supply produce for the Big River Farms Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program and wholesale distribution service. Some job roles include: ensure organic certification; ensure successful overall farm production; provide training in production and marketing; and develop and maintain profitable markets. Learn more.

11/10/14  |  Madison, Wis.  |  Wisconsin FFA Foundation
Marketing Coordinator
The Wisconsin FFA Foundation seeks candidates with strong organizational and communication skills with the ability to work independently on multiple projects and deadlines. Duties of the marketing coordinator include: development-focused marketing, written development, project management and fundraising event coordination. Deadline to apply is Dec. 8, 2014. Learn more.

11/4/14  |  Story City, Iowa  |  Women, Food and Agriculture Network
Women, Land and Legacy Coordinator (WLL)
The WLL Coordinator will be responsible for the daily operations of the WLL project, promote growth of WLL throughout Iowa, and provide outreach to the local teams to help them be more sustainable. The coordinator will support local teams so that they better meet the needs of agricultural and rural women in Iowa and ensure that they have a safe place to learn and ask questions.  Learn more.

11/4/14  |  Kutztown, Pa.  |  Rodale Institute
Plant Production Specialist
Oversee horticulture operations in all production areas including: greenhouse and field areas of all plants for wholesale, commercial or research use.  Learn more.

10/20/14  | Washington DC  |  National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition (NSAC)
Internships
NSAC is hiring for two spring internships — one focused on policy and one working on our grassroots advocacy, both working out of their DC office.  Learn more.

10/7/14  |  Orwell, Ohio  |  AEA Pure Dawn Farm
Senior Farm Manager
AEA Pure Dawn Farm is seeking a full-time senior Farm Manager to oversee all of the various activities of the farm – from production to external communications. The Farm Manager will be the most important member of the team in determining the success of the farm. Pure Dawn is hiring immediately, in preparation for the 2015 farm season. Learn more.

10/3/14  |  Indiana or Quebec, Canada  |  Institute for Marketecology (IMO)
Fair for Life Program Manager
IMO is the exclusive certifier of Fair for Life Social & Fair Trade Program, which offers operators of socially responsible projects a solution for brand neutral third party inspection and certification in initial production, manufacturing and trading. The vacancy is suitable for experienced professional with good knowledge in the fair trade sector who are willing to take responsibility for the U.S. and Canadian market expansion and growing market shares of the Fair for Life program in the U.S. and Canada.  Learn more.

10/2/14  |  Stoughton, Wis.  |  Blue Moon Community Farm
Assistant Managers
We are seeking two Assistant Managers for the 2015 season and possibly beyond to work alongside the Farmer/Owner in overseeing all operations. Ideal candidates are motivated, skilled, independent individuals who can demonstrate the ability to manage a multi-faceted operation for top quality food production.  Learn more.

 

Additional Job Resources:

  1. Organic Volunteers
  2. ATTRA Internships/Apprenticeship Board
  3. WWOOF – Worldwide Workers on Organic Farms
  4. Sustainable Food Jobs
  5. Peace Corps
  6. Good Food Jobs
  7. Minnesota Institute for Sustainable Agriculture (MISA)

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