Position: Organic Farm Manager
Type: paid employment; on-site accom. available (see below)
Farm: Meadow Sweet Farm
Location: Gormley, GTA/York Region, Ontario (near Richmond Hill, Aurora, Newmarket)
Start date: Feb 2020
We're seeking a motivated, hard working individual to manage our organic farm.
Meadow Sweet Farm is located in Gormley, Ontario (30 mins from Toronto). We grow a wide variety of crops, primarily focused on babyleaf salad blends for retail stores, our Farm Stand, CSA and restaurants. We grow almost year round in a combination of heated and non-heated greenhouses as well as in our fields. We are a certified Organic Farm. We are looking for someone interested in learning and to further your skills as a manager and farmer.
Primary tasks: Help develop greenhouse & field plan for 2020, directing a team in planting, harvesting, transplanting, washing & packing. Meadow Sweet farm is a fun, fast paced environment in which we measure success partially through financial and production benchmarks.
Hours & Pay:
Full time position commencing in February 2020. In peak season 6 days a week, 50+ hours/week. Competitive rate offered to qualified candidate. Accomodation available on site.
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Jan 6 2020 ID: 55527