Posted: October 13, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
The Certification Operations Assistant is a full-time, non-exempt employee of CCOF’s Certification Services based in Santa Cruz, CA. The Assistant completes a wide range of daily tasks associated with the certification of organic food. 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 data entry, copying, mailing, and writing letters. Applicants must have a range of administrative and communication skills as well as practical business skills.  View the full job...
Posted: October 7, 2015 | Location: Los Angeles, California
Farmscape is seeking a full-time Urban Farmer to maintain residential and school gardens predominantly in the San Fernando Valley Area. A Farmscape Urban Farmer… • Maintains all assigned farms at schools and residences at regularly scheduled times. • Tracks planting or replanting times, solves pest and disease problems, amends soil, harvests produce, repairs irrigation issues, etc. • Acts proactively to prevent issues with the garden. • Manages regular personal schedule of weekly visits. • Manages service inventory for assigned gardens: tools, pest and disease control products, seeds...
Posted: September 28, 2015 | Location: Pine Plains, New York
Startup project on a diversified, one-acre farm consisting of organic vegetables, flowers, herbs and berries in scenic rural Dutchess County, New York. Production will be a mix of field, greenhouse and season extenders. Develop highest quality production system and varieties for utilization in value added products, CSA and on site gourmet modernist food lab. Opportunity to grow farm acreage up to 10 acres as the farm is part of a 150 acre estate. Highest quality production is top priority. Farmer(s) will direct operations, as well as manage employees. Expansion will include marketing,...
Posted: September 24, 2015 | Location: Esparto, California
Say Hay Farms produces certified organic pastured eggs and mixed vegetables on 50 acres in Esparto, at the mouth of the beautiful Capay Valley in Northern California. In our sixth year of production, we are now seeking a professional farmer to manage our vegetable operation. Job Title: Farm Manager Works directly with Owner. DUTIES 1) Directs and supervises all farm employee activities, such as planting, irrigation, cultivation, tractor work, harvest, post harvest, shipping and storage. Responsible for scheduling. 2) Manages all aspects of crop production and field operations, including...
Posted: September 16, 2015 | Location: Freeport, Maine
A pioneer in sustainable agriculture since the 1960s, Wolfe’s Neck Farm is nonprofit agricultural campus close to the greater Portland, Maine metro area, set on 626 oceanfront acres of incredible beauty. Our new Farm Organic Dairy Program provides a platform for pasture and forage-based research, experimentation, demonstration and training, with a specific focus on training the next generation of viable and profitable organic dairy farmers. To lead this program, we are seeking an experienced, innovative leader and manager who shares our passion for supporting the organic dairy industry,...
Posted: September 8, 2015 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
CCOF is seeking a skilled and experienced manager of people, programs and projects. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience in a similar role, preferably in a nonprofit environment. View the full job description.
Posted: August 31, 2015 | Location: Olympia, Washington
The Evergreen State College is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Since opening its doors in 1971, Evergreen has established a national reputation for leadership in developing innovative interdisciplinary, collaborative and team-taught academic programs. The college has a vibrant undergraduate program, graduate programs, and public service centers that constitute a unique academic setting. The college values a student-centered learning environment, a link between theory and practice, and a multicultural...
Posted: August 20, 2015 | Location: Kilauea, Hawaii
Employment opportunity on the North shore of Kauai to establish and maintain 12 acre diversified organic tropical fruit orchard. Orchard to be integrated with grazing animals including chickens, sheep and goats. Also one acre of mixed vegetables. Farm has much infrastructure and equipment including tractors, mowers, seeder, sprayer, greenhouse, ag kitchen for value added products, walk in cooler, more. Small diversified orchard now producing. Owner ability to invest in additional equipment and infrastructure as needed. Farm will be open to the public, providing education and farm dinners....

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: September 29, 2015 | Location: Sidney, Michigan
38 acres in Montcalm County, Michigan for sale. Certified organic with electric fence and water. $100,000
Posted: September 8, 2015 | Location: Niland, California
Located near Niland, Ca. 12 acres certified organic land for lease. $1,000 per acre per annual lease. Good water history.
Posted: August 17, 2015 | Location: Yolo County, California
SACRAMENTO VALLEY CALIFORNIA. Prime Class-2 organic soils. Robust walnut orchard expansion in-progress across multiple adjacent surrounding parcels. Nearly 1000-acres (404 hectares) of certified organic row crop...
Posted: June 25, 2015 | Location: Hotchkiss, Colorado
$895,000. HUGE PRICE REDUCTION! This 36-acre gem of a farm and winery has gorgeous, panoramic views of nearby West Elk mountains, plateaus, and canyons! Winery and organic vineyards and orchards. Located on Rogers Mesa in the valley of the North Fork of the Gunnison River; the valley that has been declared Colorado’s farm-to-table mecca, and which supports vibrant family farming and organic orchards. Mesa Winds Farm has been certified organic for over 25 years and has been farmed ecologically for 10. Mesa Winds Winery, in its 4th year as a bonded winery, produces about 400 cases of...


Posted: September 29, 2015 | Location: McFarland, California
Kingsburg Citrus Ranch Management Company is a farm management company in Delano, CA farming approximately 600 acres of organic citrus. We are looking for interested parties who need an experienced organic farm manager to manage their organic citrus in Kings and Tulare counties. Call Bruce at 661-213-6754 or e-mail See website at

Funding Opportunities

Posted: September 24, 2015 | Location: nationwide,
We are pleased to announce that FACT (Food Animal Concerns Trust) is now accepting applications from livestock and poultry farmers for our Fund-a-Farmer grants! Our Fund-a-Farmer Project provides grants to qualifying humane farmers who need assistance in improving the welfare of their farm animals. Grants of up to $2,500 will be awarded for projects that help farms transition to and/or improve pasture-based systems. Learn more about pasture-focused projects and see funded project examples here:

For Sale

Posted: September 2, 2015 | Location: Hollister and San Juan Bautista, California
Organic volunteer hay for sale. Harvested in 2015. $7/bale or $140/ton. Great for bedding, mulching, feed (for goats, sheep or cows). Approximately 1000 bales available. We can help arrange transport and delivery. Please call or email for further information.
Posted: August 31, 2015 | Location: Petaluma, California
$8,500 each Hi I have 3 mobile chicken coops they are 28' long 8' wide and 8' tall. They are equipped for 500 birds in each house. Includes enough perching, laying boxes, and lighting. They each have 2 hen lights that produce solar lighting to the chickens so they have a total of 16 hours of light all year round. They have doors on the outside so it is easy to collect without going into the houses. These specs for 500 birds will pass for certified humane. Call or text (707)303-6548 for more info! Thank you!
Posted: August 26, 2015 | Location: Lincoln, California
This single Raised Bed Former needs at least 45 HP PTO driven. Reverse Tillers prepare beds for seeding and burying debris and roughage below the Seedbed. A precise tool for someone who understands the value of using Raised Beds. Please call or email us if you would like more information. $8500.
Posted: July 23, 2015 | Location: Alturas, California
Organic meadow pasture for 500 beef or dairy yearlings July - October. Organic hay also available. For details call 530-233-2517.
Posted: July 15, 2015 | Location: Cherry Valley, California
We have between 10 and 20 Certified Sheep / lambs for Sale. Male / Female mixed. Mostly castrated. Medium to smaller size. Great for weeding or breeding into larger sizes. Mixed genetics, mostly white, some black. We can sell them individually or in bulk. All summer long into the winter... Nice, happy animals... :-) (It would be the smaller sizes on the picture...)
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

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: June 16, 2015 | Location: ,
Attached is a listing of all CCOF-certified operations offering apprenticeships - last updated June 5, 2015.