Position: Organic vegetable farm intern or couple (April to November)
Type: internship with room, some food, plus stipend
Host: Farmhouse Garden and animal sanctuary
Location: Uxbridge, GTA/Durham Region, Ontario (on-farm accom.)
FARMHOUSE GARDEN is a 100 acre, third generation certified BIODYNAMIC FARM AND ANIMAL SANCTUARY in Uxbridge, GTA. We have aged work horses and a herd of retired beef cattle. This is a no kill operation emphasizing on vegetable production (28 acres). We pick and process weekly for a farmers market: "The Village Market" in Thornhill which we have participated at for 24 years, year-round now. During the growing season we also do a CSA. We have a nice camper style trailer suited for a couple. We provide a weekly stipend of $100 and provide what ever food is being produced on our farm or what is being sold at my stall.
We require one or two persons from April 2 – early November (if possible). Usual hours are 8-5 with a one hour lunch, Tuesday to Sat. Sat. is often a very early start. There is regular GO bus service to Uxbridge. This is a non-smoking farm.
Must be legal to work in Canada and have good references. We require an interview (on farm if possible).
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GoodWork ID: 43926 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Feb 1 2018