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Position: Organic Herb Farming
Type: summer jobs / summer student positions
Farm: Stoeckli Organics

Location: Kincardine, Ontario, close to Lake Huron
Housing:
on-farm accommodation available
Duration: May–September 2020
Type: Part-time position (15-20 hrs/week) student or general worker
Pay: $14/hour

Stoeckli Organics is a 100 acres certified organic mixed farm with focus on growing, harvesting, drying and processing medicinal and culinary herbs into herbal teas, culinary blends, and healing creams.

The products are sold locally and online through “Eat Local Grey Bruce”.

I am looking for someone who has a keen interest in organic, sustainable agriculture and an interest in herb production and processing. This position will provide the opportunity to learn all about herbs from planting to harvesting to producing value-added products in a small-scale organic farming (mostly handwork).

Duties:

  • Planting, weeding, harvesting and bundling herbs for drying.
  • Packaging dried herbs, assisting in making herbal creams, oils, and tinctures.

Requirements:

  • Must enjoy working outdoors which can be physically demanding.
  • Must be able to lift 50lbs
  • Must work efficiently and quickly with good attention to detail.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license or own method of transportation

To Apply:

Send resume and cover letter to:
stoeckli@bmts.com
or call Susie at 1-519-396-8750

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Feb 24 2020    ID: 56217