Sanders Ridge Organic Farm – Grower/Operator

Farm/Organization Name: Sanders Ridge Organic Farm
Contact Name: Cindy Shore
Contact Email: farm@sandersridge.com
Location: Boonville, NC

Region: High Country NC, Triad NC
Farm Description – Basic information about what is produced on your farm.: Certified organic vegetable, and herb farm established in 2007
Number of Available Positions: We are seeking Grower/Operator to lease farm or to manage it for a percentage of weekly sales
Job/Internship Description: Seeking Grower/Operator to run a well established profitable certified organic farming business. We will provide equipment, land, tools, seeds, inputs, market fees and more – in exchange for the labor to grow, harvest, transport and sell the vegetables produced to established lucrative weekly farmers market(s), our restaurant, and any other retial or wholesale outlet the Grower wishes to develop. Complete details will be provided to qualified inquiries.
Job/Internship Start & End Dates: March or April through November 18, 2017
Qualifications: Must have experience in all aspects of growing and harvesting vegetables and herbs, a working knowledge of either certified organic or in sustainable agricultural inputs and practices. Must be in excellent physical condition and able and willing to work outside from April to November and perform physical activity for several hours at a time. Must have excellent people and record keeping skills. Must have a valid drivers license and a good driving record and have own transportation to and from our farm in Boonville, NC
Salary/Compensation: Candidate can chose to either pay a Fixed monthly lease amount or to take home a percentage of weekly sales
Application Instructions: Email resume with work history, references, contact phone and email address to farm@sandersridge.com
Website: http://www.sandersridge.com/the-farm/
Closing Date: April 30, 2017
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