One full-time position is available, beginning spring 2015. We were hoping to post the below to your boards.
We are looking for an individual to join our farm crew who has a keen interest in organic/ biodynamic vegetable production and a willingness to work with and around draft horses and livestock. Ideally, candidates will have a minimum of one full season working on a production vegetable farm or comparable experience, an interest in learning, and a physical aptitude.
Broad Wing Farm rents an historic farm in Southern Berks county and though our produce and herbs occupy just 3.5 acres, the farm is 80 acres in total. Our farm sells at farmers markets in Chester County, Philadelphia and Morgantown and has a CSA program with on-farm pick-up and very devoted members.
Corbin Hill Food Project’s (CHFP) mission is to supply fresh fruit and vegetables to where they are needed most. Launched in 2010, CHFP is a food hub linking more than 30 NY state farmers with NYC consumers and businesses through its Farm Share, Wholesale and Community Health programs.
Major responsibilities will include planning, implementing, conducting and evaluating a broad range of educational program for adults who are starting a farm. This includes maintaining and expanding existing “Start Farming” programs, coordination of programs and projects, and building community collaborations and partnerships.
2-3 acres of Organic Farm land available for organic vegetable operation. Depending on needs more land could be possibly made available.