Forest Moon Farms – PT Paid Internship

Farm/Organization Name: Forest Moon Farms, LLC
Contact Name: Tom Kerr
Contact Email: forestmoonfarms@outlook.com
Location: Liberty, NC
Region: Triad NC

Farm Description – Basic information about what is produced on your farm.: We are a small-scale sustainable agriculture enterprise specializing in unique produce and culinary herbs. We adhere to all National Organic Program guidelines and plan on Organic Certification by 2019. We strive to be a year-round operation.
Number of Available Positions: 1
Job/Internship Description: We are looking to bring on somebody on a part-time basis; probably 3-4 days a week. One of the benefits of farming is that you can somewhat set your own schedule. We are looking for somebody who can be flexible with the hours/days that they work. Primary responsibilities will include assisting in infrastructure projects, bed preparation, harvesting, farmers’ markets, commercial deliveries, and yes, some weeding.
Job/Internship Start & End Dates: Year-Round
Qualifications: We are looking for a motivated and energetic individual who is interested in receiving hands-on learning in sustainable agriculture. We are looking for somebody who is as excited about local and sustainable food as we are. Personality fit is more important that prior experience. That said, applicants with some background in farming/gardening and basic carpentry skills are preferred.
Applicants must have their own means of reliable transportation. We are unable to offer housing at this time but hope to be able to do so in the near future.
Salary/Compensation: $10/hr with possible revenue sharing agreements possible in the future
Application Instructions: Interested applicants should send an introductory email to forestmoonfarms@outlook.com
Website: www.forestmoonfarms.com
Closing Date: 01APR18

 

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