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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.
Posted: July 16, 2014 | Location: Santa Rosa, California
Wine Country Cuisine seeks dependable, reliable CCOF members to help supply the Oliver's Market chain in Sonoma County. Oliver's produce departments have enjoyed double digit sales growth for the past 6 years and now sell a combined $300,000 plus each week, some 40% of that organic. A fourth store will open in Windsor in 2015. Wine Country Cuisine delivers fresh herbs, leafy greens and other produce every Tuesday and Friday year round. We have our our own dedicated shelf space. All products pre packed and labeled with printed price and UPC symbol. All UPC numbers are entered in Oliver...
Posted: February 6, 2014 | Location: , California
Do You Have Crop or Processing Wastes that Could Feed Livestock? CCOF organic livestock producers need feed! The unprecedented drought conditions are causing serious livestock feed shortages throughout the West Coast. We are trying to connect any CCOF-certified operations with excess organic crop or processing wastes and residues - such as organic fruit and vegetable culls, nut shells, or food waste - that may serve as supplemental feed for nearby organic livestock operations. This is a great opportunity to not only reduce waste but also support your fellow CCOF-certified farm! In the past,...

Crops for Sale

Posted: July 24, 2014 | Location: Lakeview, Oregon
CCOF certified organic grass hay. High desert grass in 3-twine bales (approx 125lbs). Fescue, German timothy, clover and native meadow grasses. 1 truck load available now (approx 22 ton) $295/ton FOB Lakeview, OR. Trucking can be arranged.
Posted: February 14, 2014 | Location: Oakland, California
Free organic kale stems available for animal feed! 1000 lbs per day in Oakland, CA. Alive & Radiant, makers of organic kale chips in Oakland, offers FREE organic kale stems for compost or animal feed. We are an organic kale chip company located in Oakland, CA and we are wondering if any local farms or ranches are interested in picking up kale stems for feed or compost either on a regular basis. Unfortunately we do not have the capacity to deliver the stems just yet and that is why pickup is required. Daily Volume: 470 to 500 kilos of organic kale stems per day (~1100 lbs per day...
Posted: February 13, 2014 | Location: Raymond, California
We are CCOF members here in Madera County, and have an organic olive orchard. We have been reading about the need for organic feed for livestock, as it is short supply, and the recent call for CCOF members to help each other did resonate with us. We are not involved in livestock, but in reading about suitable forage for livestock, and olive leaf makes good forage. Cuttings are easy to transport and might be suitable for some smaller ranchers who have emergency requirements for sheep or cattle and want to stay organic. We’re not sure if it is desirable, but it could be a way of...
Posted: February 12, 2014 | Location: Westmorland, California
Certified Organic Alfalfa Hay available year round. Dry cow, dairy and retail hay in three string bales. Also large 1200-1400lb bales available upon request.
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: July 22, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
We are a Santa Cruz sauerkraut and kimchi processor and would like to recycle our compost scraps to other organic producers in Santa Cruz County. We can fill your MacroBins and forklift into your truck, quantities from 500-2,000lbs, available daily, Monday-Friday. Please contact us to see if we can set you up with amazing organic cabbage, carrots, daikon & kraut scraps!
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

Employment

Posted: July 21, 2014 | Location: Orinda, California
Blue Egg Farm LLC is looking for an experienced farm hand to join our team. Blue Egg is a small family-owned organic farm located in Orinda. Learn more about us at www.blueeggfarmllc.com. Our farm hands care for the hens who lay the blue eggs; sow seeds and transplant vegetable and flower seedlings for sale and planting; and harvest vegetables and fruit. Our farm hands take pride in their work; collaborate well with a group, and work independently; and are physically fit. They possess a car, valid California driver's license, proof of car insurance, and a cell phone. In addition, they are...
Posted: July 21, 2014 | Location: Ventura County, California
Summary Supervises the cultivation and harvesting of row crops such as strawberries by performing the following duties. Essential duties and Responsibilities Responsible for recruitment and the discharge of employees including, but not limited to disciplinary actions, scheduling and performance evaluations Supervises harvest and post-harvest operations. Supervises use of farm machines, implements and supplies. Using organic cultural practices and applications, decides when and how to plant, fertilize, cultivate and irrigate plants, and harvest crop. Supervises attachment of...
Posted: July 15, 2014 | Location: Chico, California
California State University, Chico is now accepting applications and nominations for the Dean of the College of Agriculture. The College of Agriculture offers programs in Agricultural Business, Agricultural Sciences/Education, Animal Science, Plant Science, and Land Stewardship.  The curriculum is structured to create an integrated and interdisciplinary course of study.  Bachelor of Science degrees are offered in Agricultural Business, Animal Science and Agriculture. The teacher education program is a post-graduate option leading to secondary teaching credentials in Agriculture....
Posted: July 9, 2014 | Location: Woodland, California
The University of California, Division of Agriculture and Natural Resources (UC ANR), a statewide program with local development and delivery, is seeking a UC Cooperative Extension (UCCE) academic advisor to conduct a multi-county-based extension and applied research program in the area of small-scale farms engaged in direct and nontraditional wholesale marketing of vegetable and fruit crops. Through collaborations with other UCCE farm advisors, UCCE specialists and private industry representatives, the Advisor will be responsible for extending research-based information on all aspects of...
Posted: July 3, 2014 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Due to internal promotions and expansion of the organization, CCOF has three openings in our organic farm/livestock programs. CCOF Certification Services, LLC (CCOF) is seeking 2 additional Grower and 1 Livestock Certification Specialists and/or Certification Service Specialists to work in the Santa Cruz, California office performing organic farm certification. The anticipated start date is September 16, 2014, subject to change, with interviews commencing in August. The people in this position will work within CCOF’s rapidly expanding USDA National Organic Program and internationally...
Posted: June 25, 2014 | Location: Gazelle, California
Belcampo California is a farm, slaughterhouse, butcher shop, and restaurant. Each part of our value chain is integral in the success of the company as a whole. Belcampo Farms is a 20,000-acre organic farm that provides high-quality, healthy, and great tasting meats to our retail markets and restaurants. By controlling the entire production chain – from the farm, through slaughter and processing, and right through to the point of sale – Belcampo offers an unparalleled experience to the consumer, ideal for an emerging market of consumers concerned about food safety, environmental...
Posted: June 23, 2014 | Location: Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties, California
Applicants should send resumes to: Randy Mercado Staffing and Total Rewards Manager Ocean Breeze Ag Management, LLC jobs@oceanbreezeag.com Summary Responsible for monitoring corporate and affiliated companies’ fields and providing pest control recommendations, analysis and evaluations by performing the following duties personally:  Essential duties and Responsibilities Determine proper corrective and application actions consistent with governmental and regulatory and contractual obligations. Monitor fields for pest problems and provide prompt corrective actions...
Posted: June 16, 2014 | Location: Atascadero, California
Four Elements Farm Farm Manager Position Start: Summer 2014 General Description Four Elements Farm, located between Atascadero and Morro Bay, San Luis Obispo County, CA, is seeking the perfect match for a unique opportunity. Are you an innovative organic farmer looking for a sustainable living situation where you can be the caretaker for a property, manage educational workshops, grow herbs and food and implement projects for beautification and infrastructure improvement? This job demands hard work, self-motivation, good time management skills, land management skills, and all with a...
Posted: June 11, 2014 | Location: San Juan Bautista, California
Coke Farm is a well-established organic farming, cooling and shipping company located in San Juan Bautista. We are searching for an employee who works well individually with a skill for customer-service, and an eye for detail. If you are looking for a job that will challenge you, and help to develop and utilize a wide range of skills and knowledge in agriculture and shipping/cooling, this is for you. This job is very multi-faceted, and will include a lot of varying duties – you will be primarily responsible for maintaining our packaging inventory (including but not limited to boxes...
Posted: June 9, 2014 | Location: Gazelle, California
BELCAMPO FARMS: SWINE DIVISION ASSISTANT MANAGER JOB SUMMARY The Swine Division Assistant Manager shares responsibility for the daily operational activities of the Swine Division at Belcampo Farms LLC in Gazelle CA. This position helps plan, coordinate and participates in all aspects of the swine production program. This position reports directly to the Swine Division Director and secondarily to other members of Belcampo Farms’ management team. JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES Care, accountability, protection and well being of all animals in the swine program...
Posted: June 3, 2014 | Location: Occidental, California
The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center (OAEC) is seeking a full-time, non-residential Director of Operations & Finance to join and help lead OAEC’s staff at a time of great programmatic success and growth – and at the time of our 20th Anniversary! OAEC is a non-profit educational and advocacy institute working in the areas of ecology, permaculture, watershed restoration, horticulture, the arts, and social justice activism. OAEC is located on an 80-acre site including organic gardens, a wildlands preserve, a retreat facility and an intentional community 65 miles north of San...
Posted: May 27, 2014 | Location: Tomales, California
Wild Blue Farm is looking for farm workers. Job will include planting, harvesting, weeding, irrigation and working at farmers markets.
Posted: May 16, 2014 | Location: Keene, New York
We are an eclectic family consisting of an aging Grandma, 2 moms, 2 kids and many animals! Our history on how we all came together is interesting, but long story short, we find ourselves in need of help and are hoping this website may connect us to the right people. About us in a few words: Organic, Healthy, Natural, Horse Trainers, Gardeners, Motivated, Hardworking, Fortunate, Happy, Informed, Yoga, the Great Outdoors, No Cable TV, Honest, Trustworthy, Communicative..... You: Same as us, or open minded to new things: Less Drama, More Living in the Moment with a Positive Outlook on...

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: May 8, 2014 | Location: Resaca, Georgia
4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home. 3 car garage (1 garage is a certified commercial kitchen). Guest apartment over the garage has 1 BD, kitchen, eating area, full bath, living room, and laundry. Main house first floor has 1 BR, full bath, custom kitchen with granite countertop and eating area, formal dining room, living room, and sun room with tropical fruit and more. Second floor has 3 bedrooms, 1 full bath, a balcony, and a sitting area. Third level has a playroom with a spiral staircase. In the farm we have 350 grape plants (white, black, seedless, and not seedless), a small winery, 25.00 gallon...
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.

Land Wanted

Posted: April 30, 2014 | Location: SF Bay Area, California
ISO SHEEP DAIRY LAND LEADS IN GREATER SF BAY AREA: We currently raise our flock of 70 dairy sheep on a Certified Organic, leased ranch for the seasonal production of farmstead sheep cheese and sheep milk soap. We also produce Certified Organic Cow cheese with locally purchased milk. Our flock of sheep is humane certified by the Animal Welfare Institute and our Creamery is a mixed use, USDA Certified Organic Processing facility. We constructed our mobile sheep dairy (20x10) and creamery (40x12) out of two portable classroom trailers, for the flexibility of relocation and expansion. Our...

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...