Opportunities for Farm Employment or Experience
Five acre farm with established New York markets seeking farm partner.
Learn the wine growing business and have a career in a rapidly emerging sector of the Lehigh Valley’s economy.
The field production manager at the Josie Porter Farm will be responsible for day to day operations associated with the field production of vegetables & herbs, growing and producing for our established 200 + member CSA and Buying Club. The farm consists of 48 acres total (5 acres under cultivation, 24 acres pastures, 19 acres forested, wetlands, and creek) and is in its 8th year of operation.
This position performs a variety of duties in support of the Lehigh County Agricultural Conservation Easement Program and reports directly to the County's Director of Farmland Preservation.
Annual Manager/Grower is responsible for managing all aspects of annual production. This position is also responsible for increasing sales and profitability for the annual department. This position has a heavy focus on attention to detail, organization and documentation of crop and pesticide management.
Sales and Marketing Manager need to plan and implement direct sales and marketing activities, targeted towards prospective customers and existing customers so as to maintain and develop sales of Fulper Family Farmstead dairy products, summer camp, farm tours, birthday parties, and on-farm events, in accordance with business plans by performing the following duties personally or through hired employees.
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.
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.
One full-time position is available, beginning spring 2015. We were hoping to post the below to your boards.
Join our community and be a part of a great team! Pennypack Farm a large and successful vegetable CSA in Southeastern Pennsylvania, is seeking applications for our 2015 growing season. The Seasonal Farmer is a full time position starting in April and ending the Mid November. Seasonal farmer will work Monday through Friday with some weekend work including Saturday markets on a rotation and weekend water duties.
The individual hired for this position will assist with implementation of extension outreach programs in the areas of next generation farming and specialty crop innovations.
Join the AgConnect program as an Agricultural Economic Development Coordinator. The person in this position will assist with loan applications for our state loan programs, manage the AgConnect website and social media, and assist with our ongoing grant management projects. Agriculture knowledge and experience is required.
Join Penn State Extension to support a new project as part of our Start Farming beginning and next generation farmer training programs. This project will work with new farmers to establish “Models of the Future” on-farm demonstration sites at five farms across the state. These plots will implement a set of best management practices and latest innovations giving new farmers an opportunity to observe scientifically based practices in the context of the working farms of their peers. Study circles hosted at farm demonstration sites will provide an opportunity for new farmers to learn from researchers and each-other as well as provide a support network.
The Seed Farm, a nonprofit organization located in eastern Pennsylvania, is hiring! We are seeking a Seasonal Field Manager to begin ASAP. Job Title: Seasonal Field Manager Reports to: Program Director Location: Emmaus, Pennsylvania