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Churchtown Dairy seeks a part-time Dairy Farmer (20-30 hrs/wk), with the possibility for full time work. This position also has the potential to include housing.

As part of our work the Churchtown Dairy operates a 28-cow grass-fed Biodynamic dairy farm. We strive for excellence in the care of our herd, the land and our raw milk products. Assistant Dairy Farmers perform and assist with day-to-day farm chores and are integral to the smooth and successful running of the Dairy. Ability to communicate with farm management, co-workers and visitors is key.

The HHCD Conservation Planner will develop and carry out a coordinated natural resources conservation program targeted to land-owners/farmers who would best benefit from such plans to mitigate soil & water quality problems of the Mill River watershed, a tributary of the Connecticut River.
Gaining Ground is a non-profit, no-till, organic farm in Concord, MA that grows produce for hunger relief organizations with the help of volunteers. We have 4 full-time field crew positions open for 2020. Experience with no-till farming practices desired; must be able to lift 50+ lbs and perform repetitive physical tasks in all weather conditions. For more info, email office@gainingground.org or visit www.gainingground.org.
Sub Edge Farm is a 300 acre certified organic diversified farm in the Farmington River Valley of Connecticut. We are hiring a harvest crew leader and farm crew for 2020 and encourage any interested candidates to learn more by checking out our website at: SubEdgeFarm.com/jobs
Astarte Farm in Hadley, MA, is hiring full-time crew members for the 2020 growing season. Come join the team on our beautiful 3.5-acre, certified organic, no-till/no-spray, market-garden. This is a FULL-TIME position (40hr/week), in which crew members will be expected to work within a small team to maintain quality, efficiency, sustainability, and food-safety standards. The ideal candidate demonstrates clear communication skills, has the ability to follow instructions and work in a group, is self-motivated, and has strong attention to detail.
Community Farm Manager for Bard College at Simon’s Rock and April Hill Conservation and Education Center.

Greenagers and Simon’s Rock seek a motivated, skilled, and enthusiastic farmer to manage two small educational farms and work with students in all aspects of running these agricultural ventures. This is a full-time, year-round position. For a full job descroption, please email director@greenagers.org

Position summary
The Assistant Manager understands the ins-and-outs of the farm. He/She/They will work with the Manager to gain a full understanding of the daily, weekly and seasonal farming schedule. The Assistant Manager has a wholistic understanding of the farm and is responsible for daily chores, field preparation, cultivation, harvesting, washing and packing produce.
Requirements/qualifications :
• At least 3 years experience on a vegetable production farm.
• Fast and hardworking
• Pro-active and self-motivated.
• Able to lift 50lbs

Youngs Farm was founded in 1893 and is one of the few remaining working farms in Nassau County. We have approximately 15 acres of land in production. Roughly ⅓ of that land is rotated into cover crop annually. There are a few different opportunities to expand into adjacent land in the near future. Please email info@youngs.farm for full job description information.
Are you a skilled organic vegetable gardener? Trained in or open to biodynamic principles? Ready to lead our garden crew to grow vegetables for our anthroposophic lifesharing community of 50 people? If you’re someone with a pioneer spirit, there is room here to make a real difference. For more info, contact: 603-547-2547 or outreach@plowsharefarm.org.
Full details: https://www.plowsharefarm.org/content/lead-gardener
I'm retiring from farming but my "G" is tuned up (plugs, points, rebuilt starter, new starter switch, rebuilt carburetor) and ready to work. Includes: a set of hillers, new battery box, new battery, manual lift (no hydraulics), great tires, toolbar mounted 3 row cultivators, standard "V" cultivator with shovels, original owner's manual and original repair manual. $2500.00 firm

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