Classifieds

Education

Posted: August 4, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The UC Santa Cruz Center for Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems welcomes applications to the Apprenticeship in Ecological Horticulture, a full-time, 6-month residential program that trains adults in the concepts and practices of organic gardening and small-scale sustainable farming. The apprenticeship blends experiential learning with traditional classroom studies on topics that include soil management, composting, pest and weed control, crop planning, irrigation, farm equipment, and direct marketing techniques. Graduates have established their own commercial farms and market...
Posted: June 29, 2015 | Location: Sacramento, California
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For Sale

Posted: July 23, 2015 | Location: Alturas, California
Organic meadow pasture for 500 beef or dairy yearlings July - October. Organic hay also available. For details call 530-233-2517.
Posted: July 15, 2015 | Location: Cherry Valley, California
We have between 10 and 20 Certified Sheep / lambs for Sale. Male / Female mixed. Mostly castrated. Medium to smaller size. Great for weeding or breeding into larger sizes. Mixed genetics, mostly white, some black. We can sell them individually or in bulk. All summer long into the winter... Nice, happy animals... :-) (It would be the smaller sizes on the picture...)
Posted: June 24, 2015 | Location: Orange, California
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Posted: June 24, 2015 | Location: Camarillo, California
Wesco offers a huge selection of seat belts including 2 point (lap only) non-retractable or retractable seat belts. Also, easily order online micro-switch seat belts that will not let the equipment start up until the operator has buckled up. Many colors and sizes to choose from. Trailer accessories also. Buy Seat Belts at our online store http://wescoperformance.stores.yahoo.net/seatbelts.html

Employment

Posted: July 21, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Calling all tomato/sun/dirt/plant/hardwork/farm lovers!! Well at least those who live in Santa Cruz County.... we are hiring! We are in need of part time, seasonal, field crew members. This would be an auxiliary crew that will be headed up by the farmer himself. This is a great chance to experience what it is really like to work on a farm and learn from a successful farmer!
Posted: July 2, 2015 | Location: Salt Lake City, Utah
The International Rescue Committee in Salt Lake City is looking for a Farm Coordinator who knows the day-to-day challenge of vegetable production. But just as crucial, we’re looking for an enthusiastic somebody who could see themselves as a mentor, teacher and guide for the 20+ refugee farmers who work the urban incubator farm we manage. In this full-time year round position you’d be working for our New Roots farming program and managing vegetable production from the early spring through the fall. Then, after mid-October, you’d help craft and teach classroom workshops on production, marketing...
Posted: June 10, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF Certification Services, LLC (CCOF) is seeking a Farm and/or Livestock Certification Specialist to work in the Santa Cruz, California office performing organic farm certification. Applicants must be able to work in a fast-paced office environment with significant job responsibilities. This job requires knowledge of organic production practices, and the ability to work independently and as a team with other professionals. The job also requires customer service skills, the ability to manage data, and the ability to work within a regulatory environment.To master this position requires...
Posted: June 2, 2015 | Location: Aromas, California
About the Role With guidance from the Applied Research Manager, the Research Organic Agronomist III will develop a research and extension program to assist organic berry growers (blackberry, blueberry, raspberry, and strawberry) improve their fruit quality and production efficiency while minimizing their environmental impacts. Duties will include the design and implementation of research trials, data collection, analysis, interpretation, and presentation of results in both written and oral formats. Collaboration with other Driscoll’s departments (Production, Global Agronomy, and...
Posted: June 1, 2015 | Location: Nevada City, California
We have an immediate opening for a full time employee starting in June. Riverhill Farm is a thriving, successful twenty-acre farm three miles from Nevada City, California near the canyon of the Yuba River. The farm is at the end of a dead end road. It's always quiet, and the farm is teeming with wildlife. We cultivate ten acres of mixed vegetables and perennial berries, and we’re certified organic. Our markets include three farmers’ markets, our farm stand at the farm, our local natural foods co-op and local restaurants. We sell our produce direct to customers through our innovative Friend...
Posted: February 27, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF Certification Services, LLC (CCOF) is seeking a Handler Certification Specialist to work in the Santa Cruz, California office performing tasks related to organic processor & retailer certification. Applicants must be able to work in a fast-paced office environment with significant job responsibilities. This job requires knowledge of organic production/processing practices and the ability to work independently and as a team with other professionals. The job also requires customer service skills, the ability to manage data, and the ability to work within a regulatory environment...

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: June 25, 2015 | Location: Hotchkiss, Colorado
$895,000. HUGE PRICE REDUCTION! This 36-acre gem of a farm and winery has gorgeous, panoramic views of nearby West Elk mountains, plateaus, and canyons! Winery and organic vineyards and orchards. Located on Rogers Mesa in the valley of the North Fork of the Gunnison River; the valley that has been declared Colorado’s farm-to-table mecca, and which supports vibrant family farming and organic orchards. Mesa Winds Farm has been certified organic for over 25 years and has been farmed ecologically for 10. Mesa Winds Winery, in its 4th year as a bonded winery, produces about 400 cases of...
Posted: May 27, 2015 | Location: Fallbrook, California
Immediately available. Past crops include large variety of herbs, vegetables, berries, and nurseries. Well and district water. Family-owned since 1958. West of i15 and Hwy. 76.

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: June 16, 2015 | Location: ,
Attached is a listing of all CCOF-certified operations offering apprenticeships - last updated June 5, 2015.

Crops for Sale

Posted: May 5, 2015 | Location: Temecula, California
Looking to sell our crop of organic Valencia oranges that are so top quality they can be sold as peeling oranges although they also make great juice. Family farmer in Southern California with a crop that will be ready in 1-2 months and should yield approximately 100 bins.