Position: Organic Farm Worker
Farm: Bower Farm
Location: North Gower, Rural Ottawa, Ontario
Housing: On-farm housing is not available. Rental housing can be found nearby in Kemptville, Manotick, Barrhaven, Kanata, Ottawa. Transportation required.
Who we are:
Bower Farm is a small family run farm on the outskirts of Ottawa in North Gower. We purchased the property in 2013 and over the years have transformed the landscape to build our Farm and homestead. We are passionate about clean food and sustainable agriculture. We grow organically and use no chemicals in our production. We grow fruits and vegetable in our greenhouses and fields, are re-introducing honey bees this season, and have a small flock of pasture raised hens for egg production. We run a CSA program, sell to chefs, restaurants, health food stores, and attend a weekly farmers market.
Duration: Late April / early May, until end of October, 2020.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Full or Part time work. We are a small farm so would prefer those committed to the whole season.
Generally Monday–Friday, but some weekend work may be required.
$14 an hour to start.
subject: Organic farming
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Feb 18 2020 ID: 56102