Farm Hand Position 2017
NUTRIENT DENSE FARM is a working urban organic farm based in Brackendale and The Squamish Valley that models, promotes, and educates about sustainable food systems, soil health, environmental stewardship, community development, Nutrition and access to good food for all.
Farm Hands participate in all aspects of:
small scale production farming on the farm. The farm operation includes 4 separate urban plots of annual and perennial crops.
Farm produce is grown for our CSA members, local restaurants, farm stand and two weekly farmer’s market..
Training is field based and hands on.
Beginning May to mid October. Must be able to commit to the whole season.
4 days (30 + hours+ per week)
$12-14/ hour (depending on expirence) + amazing produce.
Most field work at Nutrient Dense Farm is done by hand, and includes bed prep, seeding, planting, weeding, harvesting, hauling, and washing.
Demonstrated experience with some gardening/farming
Positive, can do attitude Self Motivated attitude
Farm work requires physical and mental endurance, and farm days are long spent outside in any weather, heat as well as pouring rain!
Must be able to lift and carry 35+lbs.
And ready to commit from May to mid October.
HOW TO APPLY
Submit a resume with references via email to Lindsay and Stefan:
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FoodWork ID: 37495 Date posted to FoodWork.ca: Jan 11 2017