6 month position: May 1st, 2017 – October 27th, 2017
Fiddlehead Farm is an eight acre organic market garden based on a 128 acre property in the north east corner of Prince Edward County, Ontario. We are in our sixth year of operation producing a wide selection of organically grown produce for distribution into the County, Belleville, and Toronto. We run a dynamic operation selling through farmers’ markets, wholesale customers, and a summer and winter CSA.
We are seeking staff to work with us in the garden as part of our six person team. As a staff member you will be involved in all parts of the garden. This means working in greenhouse propagation, transplanting, seeding, cultivation, and harvest. We use a combination of small tractor and hand powered implements on our farm. This is a great opportunity for someone who has some farm experience and is ready to build upon and improve their skill set.
Desired Skill Set:
Field staff work a set 40 hour work week. Longer days may be required during peak harvest periods. A room in our 1840s farm house is available for rent at $400/monthly if desired.
Applicants are asked to provide a cover letter, resume, and references to:
steve (at) fiddlehead-farm.ca
The Fiddlehead Farm Team
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FoodWork ID: 39179 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Mar 25 2017