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Posted: June 11, 2021 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
JOB ANNOUNCEMENT:CCOF Certification Services LLC Executive CoordinatorPosition will remain open until filledOrganizational Overview: CCOF advances organic agriculture for a healthy world. We advocate on behalf of our members for organic policies, support the growth of organic through education and grants, and provide organic certification that is personal and accessible.CCOF is a nonprofit organization governed by the people who grow and make our food. Founded in California more than 40 years ago, today our roots span the breadth of North America and our presence is internationally recognized...
Posted: June 9, 2021 | Location: Newcastle, California
The Natural Trading Company Organic Farm is looking for bright, enthusiastic, hard-working, and passionate people to help with field, greenhouse, and packing shed work. Additional duties may include farmers’ markets and produce deliveries. We are looking for candidates who are efficient, responsible, reliable, and detail-oriented with the physical stamina needed to work long days outside in the summer heat.Applicants preferably have experience with agriculture or other outdoors work, can work long and early days in all weather conditions, and be able to lift 50 pounds repeatedly. Interest in...
Posted: June 7, 2021 | Location: Esparto, California
Capay Valley Farm Shop seeks a passionate, positive, and engaged individual to manage our sales. The Sales Manager is responsible for achieving the sales goals established by the management team while ensuring the highest level of customer service. The Sales Manager will work closely with our General Manager, our Purchasing Manager, and a dynamic team of employees to improve core services and drive the organization's next phase of growth. The position is full-time and non-exempt with the option to work remotely.Capay Valley Farm Shop is a business-to-business food hub located in Esparto,...
Posted: June 4, 2021 | Location: Carmel Valley, California
We are a small farm in a warm, beautiful part of the Carmel Valley looking for a hardworking, self-motivated, experienced, long term farm labor employee to join our team. We work all year round, offer competitive pay and benefits. This position is Mon – Fri, 7:30am – 3:00pm (approximately). The Farm Worker will report to and work closely with the Assistant Farm Manager for the collaborative success of the farm to achieve its goals. The farm’s goals are primarily two fold:To produce a large diversity of high-quality, organically grown, clean, nutrient-dense foods and other farm products to...
Posted: June 1, 2021 | Location: Bar Harbor, Maine
College of the Atlantic (COA) seeks a full-time permanent staff member to manage Peggy Rockefeller Farms (PRF), one of the College’s two farms. PRF, located in the Town of Bar Harbor, Maine, is a 125 acre educational farm with 45 acres in organic production, including eggs, broilers, turkeys, pasture and hay, pasture-raised beef and lamb, fruit trees, and limited crop production.Our ideal candidate has management experience on a diversified livestock farm, is committed to organic and regenerative agricultural practices, and has a passion for education-based diversified farming. The farm...
Posted: May 17, 2021 | Location: Moorpark, California
Apricot Lane Farms is a 214-acre Organic and Biodynamic farm located 40 miles north of Los Angeles and 20 miles east of Ventura in Moorpark, CA. We are seeking a talented and experienced Market Garden Manager to oversee, manage and execute all needs of our farm’s 2.1-acre Market Garden while striving to maintain the principles of Biodynamic and Organic Farming. The ideal candidate has extensive market gardening experience, can effectively lead a team, and is highly organized and wildly passionate about growing produce with a focus on nutrient density and regenerative farming practices.JOB...
Posted: May 17, 2021 | Location: HOPLAND or BROWNS VALLEY, California
Takes leadership role in independently managing and developing a large, complex academic or research program of high visibility. Develops vision and establishes agenda to achieve position objectives. Oversees all elements of program administration. Collaborates across multiple research groups. Provides leadership in identifying outreach services. Formulates program strategies and goals, directs long-term planning, and develops practices and methods. Defines and implements communications effort in support of the overall program.This career (renewable term), position’s focus is on recruitment...
Posted: May 17, 2021 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Center for Agroecology & Sustainable Food Systems (CASFS or the Center) is a research, education, and public service organization dedicated to advancing an ecologically sustainable and socially just food system. Our status as a Center within the Division of Social Sciences at UC Santa Cruz enables us to undertake projects in many disciplines in the pursuit of these goals, and to work with faculty, staff, and students from throughout the university. Beyond the campus we collaborate with non-governmental organizations (NGOs), growers, community members, visiting students and researchers...
Posted: May 12, 2021 | Location: Mt. Hamilton (San Jose), California
Our farm is a highly diversified, organically grown (non certified) operation dedicated to supplying restaurants in the San Jose area. The farm specializes in approximately 1 acre of diversified vegetables, ½ acre of orchard, and raising laying hens. It also doubles as an outdoor event venue and features a rustic banquet hall.We are looking for an experienced Farm Manager to be responsible for keeping the grounds running at full production, 12 months out of the year, and managing close relationships with each chef at all restaurant locations. Produce must be of high quality and delivered on-...
Posted: May 4, 2021 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Marroquin Organic International supplies Organic specialty, technical ingredients for food, beverage, nutraceutical, pet food and cosmetic manufacturers.  We have been at the forefront of the dynamic growth of the organic industry for over 30 years. Marroquin distributes ingredients primarily from international suppliers to the North American market.   We have a well-established reputation as a trusted, reliable partner, and pride ourselves in exemplary customer service. In 2020, Marroquin Organics was acquired by AGRANA, a €2.3B publicly traded world leader in...
Posted: April 22, 2021 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Homeless Garden Project (HGP) is a nonprofit corporation that provides job training and transitional employment to people experiencing homelessness. In addition, HGP operates a vibrant community volunteer and education program, serving about 2500 people each year. The training, employment, education and volunteer programs take place on an organic farm and in associated enterprises.Trainees experience the value of therapeutic horticulture, are provided supportive services, and develop positive relationships and job skills. Products produced in the training program are sold through our...
Posted: April 20, 2021 | Location: ,
Hanzell Farm & Vineyards, a holistically managed regenerative farm is looking for a farm/winery intern for the 2021 season. In this role you will gain experience in all aspects of farming and have an opportunity to work in winemaking after the grape harvest. Primary responsibilities will be working with our grazing animals, Maremma LGD’s, and helping to plant/maintain/harvest 2+/- acres of seasonal vegetables. May be an opportunity to launch a farmer’s market program for the right person. We are looking for someone to stay on from May-October. Unfortunately, we do not have housing...
Posted: April 16, 2021 | Location: Healdsburg, California
Position as Farm and Landscape Manager for 15 acre certified organic vineyard. Vineyard is set within 25 acre estate property with owner residence, formal and informal landscaping throughout. Five years experience in production vineyard or similar required. Advanced landscaping maintenance skills. Irrigation experience from installation to troubleshooting essential. Animal care skills. Familiarity with organic production and record-keeping desired. Hands-on labor duties and contractor oversight. Bilingual in English/Spanish desired. No housing provided. Salary DOE. Benefits provided. Send...
Posted: April 8, 2021 | Location: Moorpark, California
Apricot Lane Farms is a 214-acre Organic, Biodynamic, Regenerative Organic and Humane Certified farm. We are looking for an experienced and professional Office Coordinator. The Office Coordinator will be responsible for the farm’s administrative needs described below. The Office Coordinator will be an integral part in ensuring that our office operations run smoothly and are successful in supporting other business activities.Job Responsibilities• Administrative Tasks• Data entry• Purchasing of office and farm supplies• Support yearly agriculture report filings• Responsible for yearly Ag...
Posted: April 7, 2021 | Location: Aptos, California
Status: Full Time, ExemptReports To: Director of LendingSupervisory: No direct reportsPrimary Office: Aptos or RemoteSalary: $60,000 - $75,000, commensurate with experienceJOB SUMMARY:Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in supporting FarmLink’s agricultural lending and development services as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing underserved farmers and...
Posted: April 6, 2021 | Location: San Luis Obispo, California
The Center for Organic Production and Research represents a unique partnership between Cal Poly and private industry designed to expand Cal Poly’s emphasis on applied research in organic production and soil health by providing a unique, collaborative platform for academia, industry and government from across California and beyond to join forces in advancing the organic agriculture industry.The Director of the Center for Organic Production and Research is critical to the development and leadership of this new interdisciplinary, public-private partnership established between Cal Poly and...
Posted: April 5, 2021 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Overview of the Homeless Garden ProjectThe Homeless Garden Project (HGP) is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1990 and based in Santa Cruz, California, that provides job training, transitional employment and support services to individuals experiencing homelessness, with the goal of securing stable housing and employment for program participants. In recent years, HGP graduates have demonstrated a 90% success rate on average.HGP is currently going through an exciting period of growth, preparing to move our farm from its temporary 3.5-acre site to a larger permanent site on City of Santa...
Posted: April 1, 2021 | Location: Forest Ranch, California
We are recruiting for Summer Harvest Manager/Internship positions. We are looking for energetic, independent individuals with excellent communication skills to help manage harvest on our certified organic blueberry farm during the 2021 harvest season (May-August).This is a seasonal full time paid position. We are one of the longest-operating certified organic blueberry farms in California and have a well-established customer base and market. Our farm is located in the foothills east of Chico, in Northern California.Email cover letter & resume to nfo@sierracascadeblueberries.com. 
Posted: April 1, 2021 | Location: Aptos, California
Status: Full Time, ExemptReports To: Senior Loan OfficerSupervisory: No direct reportsPrimary Office: AptosSalary: $60,000 – $75,000, commensurate with experienceJOB SUMMARY:Join California FarmLink’s lending team to support the prosperity of California farmers and ranchers, ensure equitable access to economic opportunity, and support environmental stewardship and vibrant local food systems. This position plays a key role in FarmLink’s agricultural lending as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), providing underserved farmers and ranchers with access to capital and technical...
Posted: March 22, 2021 | Location: Aptos, California
Please see attached for an opportunity to work with California FarmLink as a Senior Loan Officer. You may also visit our website to view the position:https://www.californiafarmlink.org/about-us/careers/Thank you! 
Posted: March 22, 2021 | Location: Aptos, California
Please see attached for an opportunity to work with California FarmLink as an Executive Assistant. You may also visit our website to view the position:https://www.californiafarmlink.org/about-us/careers/Thank you! 
Posted: March 17, 2021 | Location: Oakland, California
HODO's hiring!We're looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Account Manager to oversee sales and account management efforts in key regions and accounts around the country, as we increase our national brand presence. The Account Manager will drive sales by managing brokers, distributors, and customer relationships while working in conjunction with the Marketing team to increase product velocity.New Account Sales Oversight● Construct and give sales presentations, nurture close customer relationships, and meet with sales and key account partners and decision makers● Manage brokers to secure new...
Posted: March 16, 2021 | Location: Newcastle, California
We are looking for a delivery driver for Tuesday and Friday early morning to afternoon deliveries. Approximately 4-8 hours per shift starting at 6:00 A.M. You must be able to drive a 16-foot box truck, be able to lift 50 lb, and have attention for details. We are looking for someone to represent our farm well – good customer service, efficient, responsible, and reliable. Interest in organic food or farming is a plus. Position may also be combined with work at our greenhouse and farm beyond Tuesday and Friday morning deliveries for additional hours up to a full-time position.You must have a...
Posted: March 16, 2021 | Location: Soquel, California
Looking for people to work primarily in the greenhouse. That consists of production work like seeding and transplanting as well as helping to get plants ready for deliveries. There is a chance that driving a delivery truck or working a farmer’s market would be part of the job as well. 30-35 hours a week. The season starts in February and goes at least to July with some people staying on until November depending on the amount of work at that time of year. Pay is $16/hr and a .50 cent bonus for every hour worked at the end of the season if you stay till the end.
Posted: December 2, 2020 | Location: ,
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Posted: October 7, 2020 | Location: ,
CCOF is currently seeking multi-scope organic inspectors who live near the following areas:Salt Lake City, UtahAustin, TexasSouthern San Joaquin Valley, CaliforniaNorthern Sacramento Valley, CaliforniaSanta Cruz, CaliforniaInquiries from all regions are always welcome The basic qualifications for an organic inspector are: At least two years of farming or livestock work experience or food processing work experience. Passing the related IOIA Basic Crop, Livestock, or Processing Inspector course(s) (see https://www.ioia.net/schedule_LOL.html).A bachelor’s degree or higher in...

For Sale

Posted: April 22, 2021 | Location: Forest Ranch, California
Hardie or Toro irrigation emittersTurbo Key, pressure compensating - 1/2 gallon/hour$0.20 each - 45,000-50,000 pieces available.Minimum order 500 
Posted: April 7, 2021 | Location: Foresthill, Placer county, California
Prime usable 20 acres of organic farm land. In the Williamson Act. Licensed winery. Approximately 8 acres of chandler walnuts planted in the 1980's. 2 acres of vines that need replanted. Cherries, apples, pears, hazelnuts. Nicely built house with 2+ bedrooms, 3 baths, nice basement and two fireplaces. Roughly 2500 sq ft total. City and well water and 400 amp electrical. 8 stall Barn, round pin, arena. $850,000

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: April 19, 2021 | Location: Sonoma, California
Hanzell Farm & Vineyards, a holistically managed regenerative farm is looking for a farm/winery intern for the 2021 season. In this role you will gain experience in all aspects of farming and have an opportunity to work in winemaking after the grape harvest. Primary responsibilities will be working with our grazing animals, Maremma LGD’s, and helping to plant/maintain/harvest 2+/- acres of seasonal vegetables. May be an opportunity to launch a farmer’s market program for the right person. We are looking for someone to stay on from May-October. Unfortunately, we do not have housing...

Wanted

Posted: April 7, 2021 | Location: Solano county, California
We are looking to expand and would like at least 3 acres of Ag land to buy or lease. Preferably with greenhouses or property we can add greenhouses. We grow micro greens and need property ASAP.