Position: Farm Intern
Type: f/t May-October with accom., stipend, more (see below)
Housing: on-farm accom. available (see below)
Farm: Against the Grain Farm of Winchester
Location: Winchester, just south of Ottawa, Ontario
We are accepting 1 full time internship position on our farm during the 2019 season. Our farm is located 30 min south of Ottawa and 2 hours west of Montreal. We are a mixed farm, focusing on heritage grain and cereal crops, and restoration of heritage seed stock for grains and dried beans. We are looking for a candidate who would like to gain more experience and knowledge with heritage grains/legumes. Ideal candidate would also be interested in doing social media, farmers markets and CSA grain share.
Some duties will include:
Applicants must be prepared for physical work in . Working well as a team player plus independently is a must. We offer a fun and educational atmosphere, where we strive to stay organized and on task.
There is on-farm accomodations available in the form of small apartment, set up with hot water, complete cooking kitchen.
Pay is a monthly stipend of $400 and the interns are welcome to use any produce, grains, whole grain flours, herbs meat and eggs that we produce on the farm.
The position begins May 1 and ends October 31.
Excellent opportunity for international student looking to learn more about Canada and farming.
For more information or to apply please email Shelley at:
If applying, please send cover letter and resume to above email address.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 24 2019 ID: 50730