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Full-time 2020 Farming Apprentice opening:
Snipes Farm and Education Center seeks a full-time farming apprentice for the 2020 season. She/he/they will work in all areas of our organic production alongside the Director of Farming, Farmer-Educator, and other seasonal interns. Weekly tasks will include (but are not limited to) greenhouse sowing/propagation, bed preparation, transplanting, irrigation, weeding/cultivation, pest and disease management, harvesting, and cleaning/washing/packing of produce for sales and donations. Positive customer relations with CSA members and farm visitors/volunteers is a must. Some staffing of our weekly farmers' market stand and/or other community markets is optional, as is light equipment and machinery use (mowers, weed-whackers, small tractors) on the farm with provided training. Experience in outdoor farm settings is preferred but not required. A willingness to learn from new challenges and an ability to work well on a team and solo are essential. This paid position begins March 16 and ends in late November. We desire a candidate passionate for sharing the good news of local, organic agriculture! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with resumé, references, and a letter of interest.
Interested in being a camp counselor?
Snipes Farm focuses on providing an educational and fun experience for its campers. If you are interested in becoming a counselor and teaching and guiding our campers then please contact us for more information.