CHICK-A-BIDDY ACRES IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS
FOR OUR 2017 INTERNSHIP POSITIONS
Position: CSA/Farm Internship
Type: f/t internship with accom., food, stipend, more (see below)
Organization: Chick-a-biddy Acres CSA
Location: near Peterborough / Hastings, Ontario (with housing, see below)
Would you like to gain the skills for self sufficiency? Or start your own CSA and/or market garden? Then spend the spring and summer with us at Chick-a-biddy Acres! You will take away all the skills and methods required to live the dream.
Your days will be spent outdoors and on the move for a greatly rewarding, healthy and strengthening experience.
Chick-a-biddy is entering our 18th season of production and has 14 years experience with hosting interns. We are looking for 2 people with enthusiasm about food and farming, stamina and an abundance of positive attitude.
We are a 50 member CSA farm set on 72 acres of scenic Trent Hills pastureland, 30 mins east of Peterborough. We sell our produce at markets in Ptbo., as well as supplying local restaurants, co-ops and catering companies, and through our CSA program.
Here are some of the farm activities you will be involved with:
The 5 acres of mixed vegetable production and the 4 greenhouses — along with the livestock and eggs — offer a broad scope of education.
What We Offer
What You Offer:
The internship runs from May 1 - October 31. We work 5.5 days per week, approx. 10 hr days with an hour off for lunch and 2 daily 20 min breaks.
For the right candidates we can be flexible on the start/ end dates. Check out our website for more info:http://www.chickabiddyacres.com
We look forward to hearing from you!
Please send a cover letter and resume to:
Deadline: March 1, 2017
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FoodWork ID: 37368 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Jan 5 2017