Posted: October 18, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
Under the direct supervision of the Human Resource Manager, the Human Resource Assistant is responsible for general human resource, recruiting, and other employee related tasks in support of CCOF. Typical duties will include recruitment and interview support, onboarding administration and scheduling, providing customer service to CCOF employees regarding human resource and employment questions. Data entry and reporting through HRIS system. Creation of new employee files, support benefits administration, employee file maintenance and other duties as assigned. View the full job description.
Posted: October 18, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Foundation Program Specialist (Program Specialist) coordinates program activities for the CCOF Foundation, a 501(c)3 charitable organization. The Program Specialist is responsible for planning and executing all of the Foundation's grantmaking and consumer education work.  View the full job desription.
Posted: October 17, 2016 | Location: Fallbrook, California
We are looking for a budding farmer who would like to help us with tree fruits (avocado, pomegranates, blood oranges, etc). and would like to live on our farm and work biodynamically with a local, pioneering CSA. Long-term appreciated as friendships develop!
Posted: October 7, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Development Director is an experienced fundraising professional who will lead a full range of fundraising and development activities for the CCOF Foundation, a 501(c)3 charitable organization. Annual CCOF Foundation revenue is growing and expected to reach $650,000 in 2017 and $1.5 million by 2019. The Development Director is responsible for implementation of development strategies outlined in the foundation business plan (2017‐2019.) The Development Director works closely with the Executive Director/CEO and supervises a Development Manager. Resources are budgeted for contracted grant...
Posted: October 7, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Sales & Marketing Supervisor is a key position within the CCOF marketing and sales team. The primary duties include coordinating and implementing marketing and sales campaigns for each department and branch of the organization. This position is responsible for creating sales plans to meeting strategic organization goals, building membership, and providing strategic solutions for sales efforts including campaigns, tradeshows, and client acquisition. View the full job description.
Posted: October 6, 2016 | Location: ,
The CCOF Board of Directors is seeking applications from individuals for appointment to the CCOF Certification Services, LLC Management Committee. The LLC Management Committee is appointed by the board and has the responsibility to control and manage the business and affairs of CCOF Certification Services, LLC. The board looks for applicants who have a background in the organic industry (preferably with an understanding of organic certification) and who have experience in business management, including human resource, financial, and program management. It is important to note that CCOF-...
Posted: October 3, 2016 | Location: Santa Rosa, California
Please see attached position description for more details on the position and instructions on how to apply. Filing Deadline: Friday, November 18, 2016 SALARY: $4,590.00 - $5,582.00 Monthly The Shone Farm and Agriculture and Natural Resources Department of Santa Rosa Junior College is seeking a qualified individual with demonstrated agricultural skills to join an outstanding team of faculty and staff to provide high quality services to our district, our community, and most importantly to our students. This position will be located at the Shone Farm which is located approximately 10...
Posted: September 29, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The CCOF Certification Operations Assistant completes a wide range of daily tasks associated with customer service and the certification of organic food. This position will work with various software programs including an online and in-house database. Tasks performed by the Assistant are essential to the certification process including, direct communication with members, data entry, copying, mailing, and writing letters. View the full job description.
Posted: September 28, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF Certification Services, LLC (CCOF) is seeking three (3) Certification Specialists to work in the Santa Cruz, California office performing tasks related to organic farm (crop/livestock) certification. These positions will work within CCOF’s rapidly expanding USDA National Organic Program and internationally accredited organic certification program. View the full job description.
Posted: September 26, 2016 | Location: Fresno, California
NEED experienced tractor driver/irrigator to work for family-owned Organic vineyards near Fresno. Inexpensive housing may be available. Please call.
Posted: September 1, 2016 | 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. Primary Job Responsibilities: • Meet goals established for assigned customer accounts: volume, margin, credits, etc. • Interact with customers to demonstrate products, explain product features, handle all transactions including sales orders, invoices, credits, etc. • Recommend products to customers, based on customers' needs and interests • Answer customers' questions about products, prices, availability, product...
Posted: August 22, 2016 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Member and Public Outreach Specialist (Outreach Specialist) coordinates public and member engagement in  organizational  events,  advocacy  initiatives,  and  promotional  activities  including  the  CCOF  Annual  Membership  meeting  and  Educational  Conference  and  organic  farm  tours.  The  Outreach  Specialist  also  ensures  that  CCOF  member‐based chapter activity...
Posted: August 10, 2016 | Location: Concord, California
Work with the Executive Director and agency partners to: • Survey local agricultural producers to assess demographics, resource concerns, and adoption of conservation practices. • Recruit local farmers to implement demonstration projects that improve soil health, irrigation efficiency, water quality, water retention, and yield other natural resource benefits. Establish CCRCD as an active hub of the CA Soil Health Network. • Research and develop tools to support carbon beneficial practices on Contra Costa farms, ranches, and other working lands. • Research and develop policies to help...
Posted: August 8, 2016 | Location: Greensboro, Alabama
Gardener/Horticulturist position for large certified organic farm (5,300+ acres), located near Greensboro about an hour south of Tuscaloosa, in a beautiful area of Alabama long famous for its soils. We are expanding the farm’s horticultural and gardening activities to experiment with potential new crops, expand seed supply of potential rare heritage crops, and demonstrate production protocols. Requirements/responsibilities include: • A good field/greenhouse technician responsible for all day-to-day operations • Interested in specialty and heritage crop management • Work in the field,...

Funding Opportunities

Posted: October 12, 2016 | Location: ,
Livestock and Poultry Farmers: Apply for a Fund-a-Farmer grant today! Are you a livestock or poultry farmer who wants to improve animal welfare on your operation? You may be eligible to receive a Fund-a-Farmer grant from FACT! FACT will award grants of up to $2,500 for two types of projects: Animal Welfare Certification Projects and Pasture Improvement Projects. Check out the grant guidelines for the full details and apply online! Applications are due by November 21, so don’t delay. FACT is also offering a free online information session to help farmers with their applications....
Posted: March 16, 2016 | Location: ,
Financial assistance is now available to assist with the cost of establishing new conservation buffers and other practices on and near farms that produce organic crops. The funds come from the USDA Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), a federally funded voluntary program that contracts with agricultural producers so that environmentally sensitive land is not farmed or ranched, but instead used for conservation benefits. CRP participants establish long-term, resource-conserving plant species, such as approved grasses or trees (known as “covers”) to control soil erosion, improve...

For Sale

Posted: September 26, 2016 | Location: Eagleville (Modoc County), California
1st crop - 226 tons - Big Bales Alfalfa 2nd crop - 118 tons - Big Bales Alfalfa 2nd crop - 61 tons - Orchard + Alfalfa, Small Bales 2nd crop - 63 tons - Native Meadow, Small Bales 3rd crop - 105 tons - RFV 232 +, Big Bales
Posted: August 25, 2016 | Location: Palmdale, California
Organic seed garlic grown on So. California CCOF organic farm, available immediately. Available strains are Music, Bogatyr, Burgundy Creole: $18 per pound Please email Eric Holland for availability:
Posted: June 24, 2015 | Location: Orange, California offers Hubcaps and wheel covers for most any trailer, van, truck, bus or car. Easily and securely order online with fast shipping. Click here to order.
Posted: June 24, 2015 | Location: Camarillo, California
Wesco offers 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. Buy Seat Belts at our online store

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: September 1, 2016 | Location: Hotchkiss, California
Unique opportunity: Turn-key farm and winery business. Scenic Western Colorado. Thirty six acres; CCOF certified peaches, apples, wine & table grapes; flock of registered Babydoll sheep for ecological services, breeding stock, wool, and meat; farm-stay accommodations. Complete estate winery with equipment, inventory, and tasting facility. Excellent water rights. Established markets. Ground for expansion. For sale with all farm equipment and many extras to a party who will pick up what we have built, continue and deepen our ecological practices, and take the enterprise to the next level of...

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: August 23, 2016 | Location: Whidbey Island, Washington
The mission of the Organic Farm School is to empower new farmers in creating the sustainable food system of the future. We are currently accepting students for the 2017 class of the Organic Farm School. Located on scenic Whidbey Island in Washington State, the Organic Farm School (OFS) trains aspiring farmers to run successful ecological- and community-focused farms and uses its eight-acre organic farm as a real world example and outdoor classroom. During the full-time, 8-month program, students spend one third of their time attending weekly classes and field trainings, studying a...


Posted: July 25, 2016 | Location: Fowler, California
Organic certified cold and dry storage available for Organic products off of Highway 99 in central California near Fresno. Contact Jeff at 559-834-5307 for more information.
Posted: July 25, 2016 | Location: Central Valley, California
High school teacher uses low-power (low-noise) .22 ammo to thin ground squirrel populations on weekends and school holidays. Employs both tripod and bipod to steady rifle, so accurate to 70 yards radius. Ethical, responsible, and experienced. Prefer farms with serious squirrel infestation within 1.5 hours drive from Sacramento.