A new position with University of California Cooperative Extension is currently being advertised for a Small Farms Advisor with expertise in organic specialty crop production systems.
The position will be based in Woodland, California, and the advisor will serve small-scale vegetable and fruit growers in Yolo, Solano, and Sacramento Counties.
The job description states that "the Advisor will be responsible for extending research-based information on all aspects of small farms with particular emphasis on organic agriculture production systems." The Advisor will conduct both extension and applied research.
Qualifications include a minimum of a Master’s degree as well as excellent verbal and written communication skills. The deadline to apply is August 10, 2014. For the full job description and application requirements, view the job announcement.