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PERMACULTURE INTERN

Position: Farm hand
Type: room and board, plus stipend 
Farm: Boots 'n' Roots Permaculture Farm
Location: near Duncan, Vancouver Island, British Columbia

Permaculture farm looking for an intern. Room and board, plus a stipend is offered.

Located just 10 minutes from Duncan, BC we are close to hiking, biking and river swimming, this farm is located on 3 1/2 acres of flat land. We have use of 3 commercial greenhouses (both in ground crops and a seeding house), plus one acre of field in production. We farm year round, growing a multitude of veggies, herbs, berries and fruit. A wide range of skills will be learned – crop rotations, seeding, planting, harvesting, caring for chickens and turkeys, with an option to come to market and learn the sales end of things.

Expect to work a full 40 hours/ week (8 hours a day). Work is quite physically demanding. We provide a stipend, which will be decided depending on skill level, experience, etc.

Accommodation is a private room in the main house with access to kitchen, bathroom, living areas. Dogs and cats live in the home, so animal lovers are prefered.

We are looking for a dynamic, hard working and eager-to-learn person to help make this farm bloom. 

Please email resume or questions to:
bootsnrootsfarm@gmail.com

When applying, please indicate that you saw this posting at FoodWork.ca.
 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Mar 25 2019    ID: 51612