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APPRENTICES/ WORK-TRADE/ PARTNER

Wanted: CSA Veggie box interns
Type: apprentice/partner/volunteer in exchange for accom, shared meals
Organization: The Quarry Farm
Location: Salt Spring Island, BC

Welcome to the Quarry Farm! We are a small community of growers and nature lovers who were gifted with the opportunity to look after 35 beautiful acres of forest, wetland, mountain bluffs and developing cultivated areas. We have a beautiful house with all modern amenities for meals and free time  and a swimming pond on the property. We have lovely swimming lakes nearby and are 10 min away by car from Ganges and Fulford.

The property was originally developed to be subdivided and has three wells and several access roads. The varied topography makes it so that there are several microclimates with good drainage and sun exposure in areas and heavier, cooler growing conditions in others. We would like to see the farm being self-sustaining and regenerative of the natural ecosystems. 

We are looking for two interns to help with our 40 member CSA veggie box program. We offer accommodation in a shared building with power and water (bedroom, kitchen, bathroom). Meals are shared at the main house or can be arranged differently if desired.

Apply through our website at thequarryfarm.ca or:

info@thequarryfarm.ca

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Jan 23 2019    ID: 50568