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Posted: October 23, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Program Assistant (PA) supports the CCOF Policy Department and the CCOF Foundation. For the Policy Director, the PA provides administrative support and coordinates communications and grassroots advocacy support. For the CCOF Foundation Program Coordinator, the PA also provides administrative support and assistance with implementation of Foundation programs. Reports to: Policy Director (20 hours per week) Works under the direction of: Foundation Development Manager (20 hours per week)   View the full job description.
Posted: October 23, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF is seeking a a full-time, hourly IT Assistant. The Assistant reports to the Technology Director / CIO. In this role, you will provide technical support for the computer desktop environment by analyzing requirements, resolving problems, installing hardware and software solutions, and supporting the internal IT Helpdesk. You will be responsible for administration and internal support of CCOF’s PCs, printers, Print Server, WSUS Server, and Conference Room equipment. View the full job description.
Posted: October 23, 2014 | Location: Nevada City, California
Riverhill Farm is now accepting applications for three farm employee positions for the 2015 season. Riverhill Farm is a thriving, successful twenty-acre farm three miles from Nevada City, California near the canyon of the Yuba River. We cultivate ten acres of mixed vegetables and perennial berries, and we’re certified organic. Our markets include two 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 of the Farm program. More information about the farm can be found...
Posted: October 17, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Farmscape, installers and managers of raised bed vegetable gardens throughout California, is seeking a full time urban farmer for San Francisco and San Mateo! Primary Job Responsibilities: - Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times - Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots, fertilization and pest control, to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep - Keep detailed records during weekly visits - Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email - Adhere to...
Posted: October 7, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Warehouser workers receive, warehouse and ship fresh organic produce in a safe, accurate and timely manner while maintaining high quality standards with minimal product loss. Responsibilities: Pull customer orders in an accurate, timely and safe manner Complete pick slips accurately and neatly Build safe and sturdy pallets and load product to meet truck completion deadlines Participate in the safe and efficient flow of incoming product to ensure timely availability of product for order pulling Provide accurate accounting of received product Be familiar with storage requirements,...
Posted: September 17, 2014 | Location: Moorpark, California
Apricot Lane Farms is hiring a full-time 5½ day/week position M-F (7AM – 5PM) and Saturday (7AM – 12PM). This person is responsible for the care of 100+ acres of Biodynamic and Organic fruit orchards, including lemons, avocados, nectarines, cherries, peaches, plums, apples, apricots, mandarins, grapefruit, oranges and more. This person will farm using the principles of Biodynamics and would preferably come with a thorough understanding of those principles. However, we will consider folks with a thorough understanding of sustainability and organic management, allowing us to...
Posted: September 16, 2014 | Location: Los Angeles, California
Farmscape, installers and managers of raised bed vegetable gardens throughout Los Angeles, is seeking a full time urban farmer! Primary Job Responsibilities: - Make weekly visits to yards of Farmscape members at regularly scheduled times - Manage all aspects of annual vegetable cultivation from planning and planting plots, fertilization and pest control, to leaving a harvest on each member’s doorstep - Keep detailed records during weekly visits - Maintain good relationships with members, both in-person and via phone/email - Adhere to Farmscape best practices in managing...
Posted: September 11, 2014 | Location: Goleta, California
Looking for part or full-time farm manager for 11 acre farm growing avocados for sale, satsumas, apples and stone fruit for private use. All organic operation.
Posted: September 8, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
Veritable Vegetable is seeking a full time Account Manager to develop and maintain strong relationships with existing customers and to contribute to Sales Department goals.   Veritable Vegetable provides full service distribution of certified organic fresh fruits and vegetables to retailers, restaurants, and wholesalers. Veritable Vegetable is a woman owned business, founded on principles of cooperation, participatory management, and ethical business practices. Located in San Francisco, California, we have been creating community alliances and promoting sustainable agriculture since...
Posted: August 25, 2014 | Location: San Francisco, California
The Sales Field Representative acts as an ambassador of Veritable Vegetable, our mission, culture and policies and builds relationships with identified accounts to increase customer loyalty and satisfaction and grow Veritable Vegetable's business.  RESPONSIBILITIES:  Utilize questioning and observation skills to build understanding of customer's business challenges and growth potential.  In collaboration with Sales Account Manager, proactively identify strategies for adding value to the customer's business (i.e. merchandising, new product introductions,...
Posted: August 13, 2014 | Location: Royal Oaks, California
Farm manager position on 40 acre sheep dairy farm on California's Central Coast. We milk 100 ewes and produce award-winning cheese and yogurt, as well as lamb meat, whey-fed pork and eggs. Full-time position under direction of farmer/owner. Responsibilities to include pasture management, sheep husbandry, rotational grazing, milking, supervising farm workers, general farm equipment maintenance and small building projects. Manager would also be responsible for 3-sow pig operation and small laying flock. Organic livestock experience required; dairy experience a plus. Pay dependent on...
Posted: August 12, 2014 | Location: Winters, California
We use a web-based application to manage our CSA subscribers (Farmigo) and Peachtree Accounting to manage our other sales. Qualified applicants will have to demonstrate ability to use these systems or experience with similar ones. Schedule is M-F, 8-5. Salary DOE plus benefits and paid vacation. Interested Parties should provide a cover letter, detailed resume and a minimum of two professional references. Qualified candidates will receive a complete, detailed job description before an interview is scheduled.
Posted: August 12, 2014 | Location: Winters, California
Terra Firma Farm is a 220 acre organic farm in Winters, California with a 1200 member year-round CSA and a well-established base of retail and wholesale customers. We are a small company with a small office staff. We are looking for a friendly, organized and efficient multi-tasker with good verbal and written (email) communication skills to interface with our customers and crew. Spanish language skills are big plus for communicating with non-office staff. We use a web-based application to manage our CSA subscribers (Farmigo) and Peachtree Accounting to manage our other sales. Qualified...

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: October 16, 2014 | Location: Douglas City, California
READING CREEK RANCH Lovingly restored historic homestead in Northern California. 5 BR/2BA farmhouse, 12 deeded acres plus 7 adjacent BLM grazing lease acres. Water supply includes house well, two large pond reservoirs, deeded pre-1914 water right to Reading Creek. Farmed Organically since 2000. Ranch products include a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, hay, grass-fed beef and free-range eggs. Details at: WWW.READINGCREEKRANCH.COM
Posted: September 2, 2014 | Location: Fallbrook, California
Organic Potential 100 acres flat ,40 hillside .District and well water available. Caretakers residence available. Close to I15 and Hwy 76. Professional grower with good insurance and references Contact aleatherb@aol.com
Posted: August 18, 2014 | Location: Lebanon, Oregon
Raise your family in lovely Lebanon Oregon when we raised our happy family since 1959. They are grown and it is time to retire. Time for the next family to live, love and grow happy and healthy on this chemical free family farm. We grew all our own food, huge gardens, lots for storage for canning, 6 Ton of Hay, fence and barn for animals, milking station for cows, great for chickens, goats, horses. Very economical to live on and run with well, septic and farm tax deferral and good investment for future with the right to divide legally secured. 6 Ton of hay sold every year for farm deferral...
Posted: July 16, 2013 | Location: Fresno, California
12 acre organic orchard for lease in Fresno, California. Currently producing peaches, plums, nectarines, apricots, and apples. Good soil; Fresno Irrigation District water. For more information, email mrgfg@hotmail.com.

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: September 22, 2014 | Location: , Oregon
FarmsNOW is an advanced training program that is designed for the student who has a solid foundation of farm knowledge, skills, experience, and the goal of running their own farm enterprise. This program will take beginning farmers to the next step, prepping them for running a successful independent business. FarmsNOW is designed for those seeking mastery in the art and business of farming—the program will dig deep into planning, designing and running integrated farming systems. The program has three areas of educational focus: Field-based training and hands-on learning- The...
Posted: August 4, 2014 | Location: Vacaville, California
Person or couple interested in work trade on small farm. Must have interest in micro- dairy, cheese production, vegetable production, living in community. 1 year commitment.

Crops for Sale

Posted: September 16, 2014 | Location: Hopland, California
Native American Women Farmed CCOF Certified Dry Farmed Old Vine Petite Sirah and Carignane grapes available. Exquisite, earthy full flavors, farmed with respect for land and community! Mendocino County
Posted: September 3, 2014 | Location: Atwater, California
16 acres of beautiful organic pomegranates. Located in Atwater, CA. You pick
Posted: June 11, 2013 | Location: Carpinteria, California
Our trees have been certified organic by CCOF over 2 decades. Looking to sell organic White Sapote and organic Cherimoya when in season. The White Sapote is currently in season. Farmer also looking to work with an existing CSA program.

For Sale

Posted: August 29, 2014 | Location: Pescadero, California
I have 250 Certified Organic Red Oat hay bales for sale in Pescadero. They are around 110 lbs/bale. Buyer must have truck and/or trailer and load themselves. They are $18/bale. Minimum purchase of 25 bales. Please call or email to arrange purchase.
Posted: August 29, 2014 | Location: Atwater, California
I have 16 acres of Organic Pomegranates for sale.
Posted: August 26, 2014 | Location: Maxwell, California
Certified organic rice straw for sale. Small bales for $3/bale. Larger loads for less.
Posted: June 18, 2014 | Location: Orange, California
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Posted: June 18, 2014 | Location: ,
We offer 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. http://wescoperformance.stores.yahoo.net/seatbelts.html

Wanted

Posted: July 28, 2014 | Location: ,
Looking for winter ground for 100- 400 head of goats. % of kid crop in exchange for care/feed. Must have previous livestock experience and properly fenced property - feedstock does not have to be certified organic. Livestock dogs will be provided with herd.

Funding Opportunities

Posted: December 18, 2012 | Location: Pajaro River Watershed, California
The Resource Conservation District of Santa Cruz County (RCDSCC) is offering technical and financial assistance to improve efficiency of crop irrigation systems and nutrient applications. Growers throughout the Pajaro River Watershed (Santa Cruz, Monterey, San Benito, Santa Clara) are eligible for one or all of the following services and reports: Evaluation of existing irrigation system efficiency Assessment of water and nutrient management practices Development or modification of crop specific irrigation and fertilization management strategies Implemention of improved irrigation...