Seeking Summer and Fall Apprentice for 2020
Drift Farmstead in Roxbury is seeking a farm apprentice, full time May 1st-November 1st. The intern will work closely with and learn from the farm owner/manager. The learning happens through experience in the field. Learned arts and skills will include the following: crop plans, crop/livestock/soil management, record keeping, on farm education through summer camps and farm visits and more. The balance of work includes greenhouse, field work, fire wood, camp planning and organizing, camp mentoring, cooking, farm stand, farm dinners, livestock and CSA. No experience is necessary, but the willingness to learn and work hard is a must. Interns become a part of the farm and the farm family with ample independent time available. A love for children both in the field and work place is a must. Time is split between educational programs and farm work-willingness to be a part of both is required.
Drift Farmstead is a small family farm nestled in the hills of Roxbury, VT. Mixed vegetables and high tunnels supply year round food for CSA families, farm stand, farm dinners, summer camps, after school camps and for the local school cafeteria. Come be a part of Drift Farmstead.
For inquiries, please submit your resume and letter of interest to Misse Axelrod firstname.lastname@example.org or call 802.279.1548