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Posted: August 17, 2017 | Location: Watsonville, California
Fruitilicious Farm is a small, certified organic, diversified 20 acre farm in the foothills of Watsonville. We are looking for someone to help with harvest and marketing of fruit (apple, quince, figs, lemons, tangerines, pears, peaches), and a small amount of vegetable crops. 20 to 40 hours per week, starting soon. Seasonal job runs through Christmas. There is opportunity for advancement into a year-round position. Saturday presence at a farmers market is expected but other schedule is flexible.   Qualifications:  We are planning to train the right employee in all phases of the...
Posted: August 7, 2017 | Location: Esparto, California
Say Hay Farms produces certified organic mixed vegetables and pastured eggs on 50 acres in Esparto, CA. In our seventh year of production, we seeking motivated farmers to join our talented crew.    Job Title: Farm Crew  Works as a team under the supervision of the Harvest Manager.    Duties 1) Performs all harvest and post-harvest duties of vegetable crops in year-round conditions.  2) Assists in daily operations of chicken care, egg washing, and packing.  3) Observes and communicates crop and field conditions.  4) Operates with a sense of...
Posted: July 27, 2017 | Location: Half Moon Bay, California
ANANDA VALLEY FARM: Chicken Keeper   We are looking to fill the position of Chicken Keeper at Ananda Valley Farm here in beautiful Half Moon Bay, CA. Come enjoy the chickens, the food we grow and the place we live and the people we share it with at this beautiful farm.    The ideal person would have experience but is not necessary as we would train the right person. This person has a strong work ethic, positive outlook, happy, and energetic and a desire to learn and serve. We are a spiritual community based on the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda. Daily meditation and...
Posted: July 25, 2017 | Location: Cordova, California
Job Description: Farmer: Vegetable Production and Orchard Assistant  Program: Food Production and Farming Education – American River Ranch  Reports To: Ranch Manager, Co- Director   Visit our website for full job posting: https://soilborn.org/our-story/employment/   Organizational Background:  Soil Born Farms Urban Agriculture & Education Project is a non-profit educational farm in Sacramento, California. Our programs focus on promoting health and providing experiential learning opportunities for youth and adults, producing healthy food, improving access to...
Posted: July 25, 2017 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
55 acre organic farm in Santa Cruz is seeking an experienced office support person. Looking for an organized and motivated person with good communication skills to assist with various office functions. Ideal candidate will work well independently and/or with a team. Familiarity with diverse farming operations and Spanish language skills a plus. Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel with additional experience in QuickBooks, a plus. The office is located on the Westside of Santa Cruz. Hours are typically Monday-Friday, 8-4.   Duties will include but not limited to:...
Posted: July 7, 2017 | Location: Fallon , Nevada
Ranch and farm (one hour drive from Reno, Nevada) is looking for full-time Farm Manager for a unique opportunity growing an experimental crop utilizing organic methods. The experimental grow period is July through mid-October. Be part of a small team that includes a experienced senior farmer and other support staff.   The farm manager duties include overseeing the installation and maintenance of an drip irrigation system, field preparation, soil composition/amendments, planting, ongoing crop monitoring and pest management, managing farm labor, crop harvest and drying, heavy equipment...
Posted: June 21, 2017 | Location: Fresno, California
The Inspection and Compliance Branch is recruiting to fill a Special Investigator position in Fresno County.    Under the direction of the Supervising Special Investigator (supervisor), the Special Investigator independently conducts investigations and handles complaints related to the enforcement of U.S. and California laws governing the State Organic Program (SOP).  The incumbent interprets and applies Federal and state laws and regulations relating to organic products; determines the necessity for taking samples for laboratory analyses; analyzes situations accurately; and...
Posted: June 13, 2017 | Location: Bolinas, California
We are looking to fill two seasonal positions at the farm. The first position is full time from July - December. The second position is full time from July-September.    Ideal candidates will have 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, farmer’s 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...
Posted: June 1, 2017 | Location: Fresno, California
Are you interested in helping farmers increase their profits? Would you like to contribute to improvements in the efficiency of the food supply chain? Does being a key team member at a rapidly growing innovative agriculture technology platform sound like fun? Join HarvestPort!   The Account Executive will communicate the HarvestPort value proposition to existing and potential customers made up primarily of growers, packers, and shippers throughout the state of California. This individual will also help champion the development and execution of short and long term regional sales goals...
Posted: May 19, 2017 | Location: Oxnard, California
Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Turfgrass, Horticulture, Soil Science or related field Ability to work independently and self-motivate  Must have excellent oral and written communication skills  Hold a California PCA license or have the ability to obtain one within 6 months of hire  Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite  Hold the ability to problem solve and respond quickly  Hold valid drivers license   Responsibilities: Understanding of chemical and fertilizers, and the ability to put together agronomic plans for clients ...
Posted: May 17, 2017 | Location: Watsonville, California
Since 1923, Sambrailo Packaging has provided innovative solutions that improve product handling to the ag industry, and we've done it with exceptional customer service. In today's evolving marketplace, we strive to help customers improve their efficiency with a full spectrum of resource management services related to packaging operations; procurement and replenishment; vendor and supplier management; unit-level traceability and compliance; and packaging development, testing and qualification.   Sambrailo services our customers through our 14 facilities located in the California and...
Posted: March 28, 2017 | Location: ,
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For Sale

Posted: August 16, 2017 | Location: Petrolia, California
20 steers, 800-1000# raised entirely on coastal pastures in Humboldt County at the mouth of the Mattole River. Price is auction price plus organic premium - negotiable
Posted: June 16, 2017 | Location: Likely, California
Irrigated pasture available with full-time, on-sight management for cattle grazing in Northern California (Modoc County). Certified Organic and GAP 4. Capacity of 3500 on lush, sustainably managed pastures. Specializing in developing organic dairy heifers, however beef and dairy cattle from all programs are welcome (organic, grass-fed, all natural, and conventional). Experienced management with over 20 years experience in organic management and production with clients in both organic and conventional programs.
Posted: June 16, 2017 | Location: Likely, California
First cutting organic certified grass hay for sale in Northern California and available for shipment. 65 tons in large block bales and 185 ton in 110lb 3-string bales. Winter feeding on site with contract also a possibility. Hay test pending.
Posted: May 30, 2017 | Location: , California
I have a dry onion packing shed line and dry onion field harvesting equipment for sale. I also have a separate Kerian Pepper packing line that is for sale. Buyer could rent packing shed space for up to 3 years, then move the lines or move now. Please contact via email. 

Crops for Sale

Posted: August 10, 2017 | Location: Fresno, California
We offer: A GRADE POMEGRANATE, B Grade, and juice grade.  Call for pricing. Taking orders for 2017 harvest starts October 1.  We are located in Fresno, Ca.
Posted: July 31, 2017 | Location: Collins, Missouri
Organic Grass Hay for sale. Large round bales of fescue, timothy, clover. Aproximately 80 bales available. Pickup in field, will load.   
Posted: July 21, 2017 | Location: King City, California
34 (31 steers, 3 heifers) grass-finshed, organic, GAP 4 cattle for sale. 1200# and up. Delivery by August 15. Mostly black hided. Historical carcass yield 51-53%. Please call or text Kyla at 805-801-1764
Posted: June 23, 2017 | Location: Potter Valley, California
3-string bales from irrigated permanent pasture in Potter Valley, Mendocino County. Mix of fescues, rye, and a bit of clover. Baled 6-20-17, clean barn storage. Call or text for pricing: 707-354-1556.

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: July 12, 2017 | Location: Cottonwood, California
Perfect for the reclusive young farmer: Small homestead-based farm in the blue oak woodland of western Tehama County, about 4 hours N of San Francisco, 2.5 from Sacramento. Comes with all the seed, tools, gypsum, irrigation and spare fittings you'll need -- even a winter's worth of firewood and a half-used truckload of OMRI-certified compost! Clearly, I didn't expect to be leaving the farm this year. But I hope my family's medical crisis can have the silver lining of giving a new farmer a place to try his or her wings. Deer-fenced 3/4- acre CCOF-certified market garden, easily supports 20-...
Posted: June 6, 2017 | Location: Sebastopol, California
5 +/- acres of CCOF certified, irrigated, deer fenced fields. One 960 sf modular building available for ag production or storage, and a 1,500 sf newly remodeled 4 bedroom home. Located in Western Sonoma County 15 minutes from downtown Sebastopol. The facility is located on a 120-acre ranch with beautiful views of the surrounding foothills.

Apprenticeships or Internships

Posted: June 23, 2017 | Location: Vacaville, California
Person or couple interested in work trade on small biodynamic farm. Must have interest in micro- dairy, cheese production, vegetable production, living in community. 1 year commitment. - begins in July