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54790 / Organic Farm Internship
SouthWinds Farm

Position Information

2
minimum of 3 months, 5 days/week, 50 hours/week
negotiable based on experience
flexible after 9/1/17
flexible
Internship Description
Interns will be expected to assist with all aspects of our farm operation, including bed preparation, seed starting, planting, tending, growing crops, irrigation, harvesting, preparation of produce for the market and work at the farmers' markets we attend. We expect a minimum of 50 hours of work per week with two days off, not necessarily in sequence. Our two primary harvest days tend to be longer than 8 hours. We are unable to accommodate dogs and cats.

Educational Opportunities
Interns will have the opportunity to learn all aspects of operating and maintaining a sustainable farming operation, including crop selection, planning, CSA operation, marketing, as well as aspects of farm and business planning.

Meals
Food will be provided. We will accommodate omnivore, vegetarian and vegan diets. Interns prepare their own meals.

Stipend
Negotiable depending on length of stay and level of experience.

Housing
Provided. We have two travel trailers that provide three private bedrooms. Both trailers have full kitchens and bathrooms. Trailers possibly shared with other interns.

Work Experience/Skills Desired
We are seeking interns with some level of experience with growing vegetables, at a minimum gardening for personal or family food production. We prefer interns who are strongly interested in someday having a farm of their own.

Posting Information

Benson
Agribusiness
Internship
U.S. Citizen
College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences
8/16/2017
5/25/2018

Contact Information

Joe
Marlow
2404 E. Gingerbread Lane
Benson
AZ
85602
United States of America
5209094903

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