Position: Field Staff
Charitable organic farm: Stable Harvest Farm
Location: Langley, Vancouver / Lower Mainland BC
About Stable Harvest Farm
Stable Harvest Farm is looking for a hardworking, physically fit, and motivated field hand for the upcoming 2020 season. If you are interested in regenerative agriculture, efficient/lean systems, and getting your hands dirty, this may be the position for you!
Stable Harvest Farm is a charitable organisation located in Langley BC which provides high quality produce to the Surrey and Langley food banks, along with other communities in need. The farm currently operates a 5 acre market garden located on a beautiful 65 acres, which historically housed a horse racing facility.
Stable Harvest Farm has all the infrastructure of a modern small farm operation. Large wash pack station, Kubota tractor, BCS tractor, flame weeder, paperpot transplanter, high tunnels etc. The focus is on multi-harvest space-efficient crops, high quality production and successive planting for continual supply. Organic principles are observed, though we are not certified.
Spring jobs include: prepping beds, setting up irrigation, transplanting, weeding, site maintenance etc.
Late spring and early summer jobs include: full on harvesting, packing, processing, succession planting for continual supply, greenhouse trellising and pruning etc.
Fall and end of season jobs include: final harvest of storage crops, cover cropping, farm clean up, and ground preparation for 2021 season.
Term: Starting as soon as possible to November 6th
Looking to increase the duration of this seasonal position as the farm expands.
Hours: 40 hrs a week
Wage: $18-20/hr, depending on experience
Please email email@example.com with a resume and cover letter outlining why you would be the ideal candiate for this position.
We look forward to hearing from you!
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Current status: Open/apply now. Date posted: Mar 19 2020 ID: 56468