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Posted: April 18, 2019 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
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Posted: April 17, 2019 | Location: San Bruno, California
Under direction of the Planning and Projects Division, through the Sheriff Bureau of Building Services (SBBS), sworn command or civilian personnel, the farmer performs various agricultural duties in the operation of the land that is managed by the San Francisco Sheriff’s Department, adjacent to the jail on County Jail property. The farmer is responsible for the efficient utilization of land, equipment and farm supplies. The essential functions include: plowing, disking, cultivating and preparing the soil; planting, irrigating, fertilizing and harvesting crops; pruning trees; organically...
Posted: April 16, 2019 | Location: Petaluma, California
Job Description:McEvoy Ranch in Petaluma has an opening for a full-time position as our Farming Supervisor. Under the direction of the Director of Ranch Operations, this position supervises and coordinates all of the various farming activities to maintain the vineyard and orchard operations of McEvoy Ranch.  McEvoy Ranch is a producer and marketer of fine Extra Virgin Olive Oil, specialty foods, wine, merchandise, and events. Our vineyards and orchards produce our award-winning wines and olive oils. Our organic farming techniques ensure a quality product and demonstrate a commitment...
Posted: April 10, 2019 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
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Posted: April 10, 2019 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
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Posted: April 4, 2019 | Location: Redwood Valley, California
Frey Vineyards is growing! We are actively recruiting for a Vineyard Maintenance Specialist who will be at the center of all vineyard activities. This is a full-time position including a generous benefit package. Areas of responsibility include:General agriculture tasks including pest control, grafting, pruning and harvesting.Assist with installing irrigation systems and vineyard construction projects.Operate a variety of farm cultivation equipment including tractors and trenchers.Diagnose and troubleshoots irrigation related problems.Install, troubleshoot, and repair vineyard equipment...
Posted: April 2, 2019 | Location: Forest Ranch, California
We are looking for 2-3 energetic, independent individuals with excellent communication skills to help manage harvest on our certified organic blueberry farm during the 2019 harvest season (May-August). This is a seasonal full-time position. We are one of the longest-operating certified organic blueberry farms in California and have an established customer base and market. Our farm is located in the foothills east of Chico, in Northern California. We require a commitment of 7-8 weeks minimum for the duration of the harvest season, and have limited work available prior to harvest start, as...
Posted: April 1, 2019 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Organizational BackgroundThe mission of the Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF) is to foster the improvement and widespread adoption of organic farming systems. OFRF envisions a future where organic farming is the leading form of agriculture. Since our founding in 1990, OFRF has sponsored organic farming research, education, and outreach to support organic and transitioning farmers across North America. This work is complemented by efforts to share our findings with policy makers, agricultural institutions, and federal agencies to support broader change and advance the organic sector....
Posted: March 21, 2019 | Location: ,
The Sustainable Food Trade Association (SFTA) is seeking candidates for the position of Executive Director. The Executive Director is the key management leader of SFTA, being responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of the organization. Other key duties include fundraising, marketing and community outreach. The position is full time. Location is flexible. The full job description can be obtained by contacting Jonathan Reinbold, SFTA Board President, jonathan.reinbold@organicvalley.coop. Letters of interest and a resumés are due by April 12th.
Posted: March 19, 2019 | Location: Half Moon Bay, California
About Sweet Farm FoundationSweet Farm, a 501(c)3 non-profit, located south of Half Moon Bay, CA along coastal Highway 1, educates, inspires, and facilitates positive and sustainable change through individual's everyday choices. We provide a loving, lifelong home to over 100 rescued farm animals and sustainably grow heirloom plants and flowers on 12 acres of coastal farmland located in the heart of the Bay Area. Our CSA program provides plant-based weekly meals to families throughout the Bay Area. We maximize our impact at a global scale by utilizing our proximity and connections to Silicon...
Posted: March 18, 2019 | Location: Bolinas, California
We are hiring 3 full-time employees for our upcoming farm year. 2 positions start May 1st and 1 position starts July 1st. Ideal candidates will have at least 1 year of experience in farming, a strong work ethic and a desire to learn. At Paradise Valley you will be involved with all aspects of the farm, from seeding, weeding, transplanting, building, harvesting, farmers markets, deliveries, etc. Farm days can be long and hard but often rewarding. We need those who join our team to have an open mind and a passion for their work. Every farm is different, and Paradise Valley is especially unique...
Posted: March 8, 2019 | Location: Tomales, California
Wild Blue Farm is a small organic farm located in Tomales, CA.  We are looking for seasonal farm help. The job includes all aspects of farming from soil prep, weeding, irrigation, planting, harvesting, seed starting and more. Must be able to lift 20 to 40 lbs. and have your own car. The farm grows numerous row crops along with various fruit trees and berries. We sell our produce to local restaurants and at the Point Reyes Farmers Market. Housing is available, hourly wage, includes fresh eggs and produce.
Posted: March 4, 2019 | Location: Templeton, California
We are a small, certified organic, diversified farm in Templeton, California. We need someone to help in all aspects of production, harvest, and sales of fruit, vegetables, eggs, and honey. The sales are to our CSA customers, commercial accounts and at our farm stand. Tasks include soil preparation, planting, harvest and post-harvest, trapping gophers, maintaining irrigation, fertilizing, weeding, thinning, and all aspects of crop production.  Schedule: This is a full time, 40 hours a week, year around job. With growth potential.  Wage: Depends on experience and...
Posted: February 27, 2019 | Location: Watsonville, California
We are a small, certified organic, diversified farm in the foothills of Watsonville. We are looking for someone to help in all aspects of production, harvest, and sales of diverse fruit crops: apple, quince, figs, lemons, tangerines, pears, peaches, and a small amount of vegetable crops. Tasks include trapping gophers, maintaining irrigation lines, fertilizing, weeding, thinning, harvesting, and post-harvest handling. Employee would be expected to help at one or more farmers' markets on weekends per week from August to January. Schedule:40 hours per week from March to the end of the year...
Posted: February 25, 2019 | Location: Hopewell Junction, New York
Fishkill Farms is seeking an Orchard Manager to assist in the growing of 100+ acres of eco-certified tree fruit and organic berries in New York’s Hudson Valley. Crops include peaches, cherries, strawberries and over 60 acres of dessert and cider apples, grown primarily for Pick-Your-Own and artisan hard cider. Applicants should come with a background of horticultural, field and leadership experience, be equally comfortable with the hands-on as well as the administrative aspects of farming and be familiar with pest management in tree fruit. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an...
Posted: February 13, 2019 | Location: Healdsburg, California
About Us: Front Porch Farm is a 110-acre diverse organic farm situated on the Russian River just 10 minutes from downtown Healdsburg in Northern California. Each year we grow roughly 10 acres of vegetables and berries, 4 acres of cut flowers, 3 acres of Floriani flint corn, 14 acres of wine grapes and a maintain a plethora of fruit trees. At our neighboring property—Acorn Ranch—we also raise heritage pork and lamb. With ecological farming principles at the heart of what we do, we strive to be responsible stewards of the land.  At Front Porch Farm the days are long and the tasks are...
Posted: February 8, 2019 | Location: Slocomb, Alabama
The South’s only Organic Dairy/Processer looking for a full time milker (4-1/2 day a week), calf raiser and field work helper in silage times.  No tobacco products, drug free farm, housing available. Pay according to experience. E mail rinske@workingcowsdairy.com. For more info on the farm www.workingcowsdairy.com.
Posted: February 4, 2019 | Location: Petaluma, California
Sausalito Springs is a small family owned, certified organic farm in Petaluma, CA that has been growing high quality watercress since 1988. Sausalito Springs has two open positions for full-time Farm Crew Members to join our team beginning mid-January 2019. We are seeking crew members who can commit to working through Thanksgiving. This is a full-time position, 40 hours/ week, 5 days a week. Responsibilities include, but not limited to: Harvesting, Washing and packing watercress Irrigation systems management Cleaning and maintenance of production and packing areas ...
Posted: January 30, 2019 | Location: Reno, Nevada
The Desert Farming Initiative at the University of Nevada, Reno seeks to fill a full-time Administrative Faculty position as the Farm Production Manager. This position will be an integral component of the University of Nevada, Reno, the Nevada Agricultural Experiment Station, the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources. The Farm Production Manager (FPM) will directly report to, and work closely with the Program Manager. The position will oversee, manage, coordinate, and execute the production and harvest of all vegetable...

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: April 12, 2019 | Location: Kelseyville, California
Peace and Plenty farm is located in Lake County, 2 hours north of San Francisco in Northern California.  Lake County is primarily an agricultural area, with its main crops being walnuts, pears, and vineyards. With the largest natural lake in the state and a dormant volcano, the county has many lovely natural features and areas to explore and hike. Hot springs are to the east, the famous Napa and Sonoma wine regions are to the south, the Mendocino coast and the Pacific Ocean are to the west, and San Francisco is close enough for day trips (though the road is over a very twisty...
Posted: February 13, 2019 | Location: San Francisco, California
The Presidio Trust is seeking an Integrated Pest Management (IPM) Intern to serve as a key member of our IPM team. The Presidio is a new kind of national park. It is home to the spectacular vistas, nature and programs that visitors would expect as well as a community of residents and organizations who bring renewed vitality and purpose to this former military post. The Presidio Trust is an innovative federal agency created to save the Presidio and share it with the public. The Trust’s IPM program supports the management of destructive plants, animals, and other organisms, in the Presidio’s...

For Sale

Posted: March 29, 2019 | Location: Orleans, California
Certified Organic Specialty Nursery produces over 350 different Medicinals shipped Nation-Wide. This Online Business can be moved anywhere with a good growing climate! Check out our website www.crimson-sage.com, Facebook and Instagram @crimsonsagenursery.
Posted: March 11, 2019 | Location: Salinas, California
2013 Kenworth T270, 2 axle tractor, Engine PX-6, Transmission 2500 HS, Millage 269,598, with NG 264 Marathon reefer body, and NG319 Thermoking T600R 2015 Kenworth T270, 2 axle tractor, Engine PX 7, Transmission 2100 RDC, Millage 208,899 with NG264 Marathon reefer body and NG319 Thermoking T600R

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: March 18, 2019 | Location: Meadow, Texas
5000 sq. ft. house, 5000 sq. ft barn. 500 acres cultivated certified since 1991 in Terry County Texas. Listed in Lands of Texas $3,500 acre. 
Posted: March 1, 2019 | Location: Cuyama, California
SZ Ranch 720 Acres | $3,960,000 A true ranchers paradise. Whether it’s gathering cattle for the yearly branding or a retreat from the hustle and bustle of the city life. This ranch features 720 acres of serene countryside terrain. This ranch was farmed to hay in the past and is currently used as an organic chicken and beef ranch. Let your imagination wander the potential this land has. With Los Angeles being just a short scenic drive away this ranch has potential for large retreats, weddings, parties and, festivals.
Posted: January 29, 2019 | Location: Wells, Vermont
Vermont Dairy Creamery Business for Sale. Exciting opportunity for growth. Certified organic, certified 100% grass-fed, Jersey cows all tested A2 protein. Significant raw milk sales support growing pasteurized product sales that include whole milk, yogurt, skyr, butter, ghee and gelato. Owners in mid-60s want to slow down, but available to advise and guide new owners. Purchase the 30-cow A2A2 Jersey herd with replacements, farm equipment and lease the farm and creamery. Housing available. Stand on our shoulders and grow this business, or scale back to $60K raw sales plus smaller product line.

Wanted

Posted: January 24, 2019 | Location: Carmel Valley, California
We are looking for a full-time Organic Vineyard Manager with certified experience to manage our 97-acre vineyard in Carmel Valley plus our 65-acre vineyards in Arroyo Seco. Responsible for cost-effective management of labor and materials for the vineyard. Coordinates activities of vineyard supervisors, foremen and other related personnel. Monitors crops for insect and disease pressure; plans and implements fungicide, pesticide and irrigation programs; keeps accurate records of pesticide and chemical usage and inventories. Assists in operating and maintaining all tools, equipment and vehicles...