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INTERNSHIP POSITION

Position: Fall Farm Internship 2017
Type: apprenticeship with room and board, monthly stipend
Organization: Common Ground Farm
Location: near London & St Thomas, Ontario

Our farm is on 40 acres, including 25 acres of fields, 5 acres of barns and paddock area and 10 acres of forest. We are located about 5 minutes SW of St.Thomas, ON and about 30 minutes drive from London. About 10 minutes drive straight north of Port Stanley on Lake Erie.

This fall we are running a 65 member CSA and attending 2 local farmers' markets. We are looking for an intern to live with us and help us with the fall and early winter season. We have 5 hoophouses and our CSA runs right until Christmas.

This is an excellent opportunity to see how a small organic vegetable farm runs and get experience with harvest, building and marketing vegetables directly to consumers.

We provide room and board and a monthly stipend in exchange for work on the farm. We are also part of CRAFT SW Ontario and interns will participate in CRAFT events. We make it a point to provide our interns with a wide range of experience and learning on the farm.

Does this sound like something you would be interested in? If so, contact us here.  Deadline for applications for this fall position are July 20th. 

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GoodWork ID: 41199       Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Jul 3 2017