BLUE MOUNTAIN BIODYNAMIC FARMS
2018 INTERN POSITIONS
Blue Mountain Biodynamic Farms is a 160 acre, certified organic and certified biodynamic farm located 65km NW of Calgary Alberta. We are seeking full time interns to help run our 6 acre garden which feeds: Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program, retail stores, home delivery services, a farmers’ market and select restaurants.
Interns are involved in all aspects of the farm’s vegetable and livestock production. Interns will work alongside our experienced Managers to complete weekly tasks that include: seeding, weeding, transplanting, harvesting, processing & packaging, animal care and record keeping. We do much of our work with hand tools and use tractors for larger tasks. Interns will have the opportunity to be involved at weekly farmers’ market throughout the season. We aim to cover all the basics about running mixed organic farm. This includes soil basics, crop planning, produce preparation, packaging and proper storage, weed identification, greenhouse management and more. We encourage interns to consider return for a second season to further develop their skill set. This is an excellent opportunity for someone looking for an experience on a mixed biodynamic & organic farm with so many diverse learning opportunities offered.
An Ideal Intern
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GoodWork ID: 44206 Date posted to GoodWork.ca: Feb 18 2018