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Posted: April 20, 2017 | Location: San Diego, California
Job Title: Southern California Field Manager Company: River Partners Location: San Diego, CA Application Filing Deadline: May 16, 2017 ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:  • Supervise and train entry-level field technicians, youth conservation labor crews, and interns.  • Direct staff and allocate resources to meet contractual obligations and deadlines. • Oversee project budgets. • Purchase equipment, supplies, and services to support project implementation. • Insure that safety is the top priority and all of our field equipment is in good operating order. • Develop and maintain...
Posted: April 19, 2017 | Location: Orinda, California
Blue Egg Farm LLC is a small family-owned farm in beautiful Orinda, California. Blue Egg Farm is certified as an Organic Grower and Livestock Producer by California Certified Organic Farmers. Blue Egg grows and delivers organic vegetables, herbs, flowers, fruit, and blue organic soy-free eggs to our neighbors in Orinda, and we arrange meetups for groups of our customers throughout the East Bay. We also bring our pop-up farm stand to retail stores and commercial offices. In addition, Blue Egg grows many varieties of organic vegetable, herb, edible flower, flower, and fruit seedlings that are...
Posted: April 7, 2017 | Location: Watsonville, California
We are a small, certified organic, diversified 20 acre farm in the foothills of Watsonville. We are looking for someone to focus on one of our two parcels that consists of young trees that are starting to come into production (apple, quince, figs, lemons, tangerines, pears, peaches), blueberries, and a small amount of vegetable crops for seed production. Schedule: 30 to 40 hours per week, starting May 1. Applicant must make commitment for the full season (through Thanksgiving). There is opportunity for advancement into a year-round position. Saturday presence at a farmers market is...
Posted: April 6, 2017 | Location: Esparto, California
Say Hay Farms produces certified organic mixed vegetables and pastured eggs on 50 acres in Esparto, CA. Entering our seventh year of production, we are seeking a highly-skilled person who is motivated to become a field manager on a successful small diversified vegetable farm. Job Title: Assistant Field Manager Works under the supervision of the Field Manager and Harvest Manager. DUTIES 1) Performs all tractor work, including activities and implements associated with: primary and secondary tillage, mechanical planting, cultivation, plastic mulching, harvest platform and harvest...
Posted: March 29, 2017 | Location: Kilauea, Hawaii
Employment opportunity for a production vegetable/ fruit farmer on the north shore of Kauai to establish...
Posted: March 28, 2017 | Location: ,
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Posted: February 27, 2017 | Location: Newcastle, California
The Natural Trading Company Organic Farm is looking for someone bright, enthusiastic, hard-working, passionate, and experienced to join our field crew for the 2017 summer season. Applicants should have experience farming for one or more seasons, know how to put a long day in, starting early, working in hot weather conditions, and be able to lift 50 pounds. There’s lots going on here at NTC and you’ll experience a little bit of everything, pitching in where needed – primarily field work (harvesting, planting, weeding) and greenhouse work; in addition to farmers’ markets, CSA, and animal care...
Posted: February 27, 2017 | Location: Petaluma, California
Mail order nursery and seed company needs help in its certified organic greenhouses. The job will focus on vegetable, herb and flower seedling production and includes packing and shipping seedlings to customers. The work is steady, spirited and production goals must be met. We have a good team in place and collectively we set high standards for our work product. This is a seasonal position beginning immediately and continuing until early June. Experience is helpful but not essential. No smokers please. $14.00/hour.
Posted: February 27, 2017 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
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Posted: February 23, 2017 | Location: Salinas, California
POSITION LOCATION: California, USA TERRITORY: Southwest, USA (California, Arizona, Nevada) POSITION IN THE ORGANIZATION: Reports to the Vitalis Regional Business Manager NA PURPOSE OF THE POSITION: Realizing sales, product development and promotion of Vitalis organic seeds in the territory. TARGET START DATE: March 2017 Summary of responsibilities: 1. Assess key organic and herb growers and the organic and herb market size by crop in territory. 2. Develop key organic grower approach and markets in territory through strategic account management, sales, trial planning and market...
Posted: February 21, 2017 | Location: Montrose, Colorado
PeteDog Produce LLC 15807 5790 Rd. Montrose Co. 81403 Phone 970-870-8608 Email 1111pintail@gmail.com Job Posting: Organic farm start-up is looking for an energetic associate/partner(s) to help create a top quality sustainable farm. Applicant must have a solid sustainable agriculture background. Agricultural degree preferred. Must have a strong work ethic. Looking for a creative thinker willing to look for quality solutions to problems and opportunities. Applicant must enjoy physical labor that farming provides. Must also have good people skills and appreciate working with the public...
Posted: February 7, 2017 | Location: Esparto, California
Say Hay Farms produces certified organic mixed vegetables and pastured eggs on 50 acres in Esparto, CA. Entering 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 quality issues. 4) Operates with a sense of urgency and efficiency during busy times. 5)...
Posted: January 31, 2017 | Location: Three Rivers, California
We are a certified organic farm located just outside Sequoia National Park. We have about 20 acres in production, 15 acres vegetables, 2 acres fruit trees and 20,000 sq/ft greenhouse production. We are privately owned and operated for 27 years and are looking for a farm manager for the following tasks: Ability to schedule planting, irrigation and harvesting. Motivated and able to work side by side with other farm workers and be part of the team, while leading the team. Experience operating tractors and implements and experience repairing minor equipment issues. Must be able to make sound...
Posted: January 30, 2017 | Location: Pescadero, California
Full Time Tractor Assistant -Sunday-Thursday, 30-45 hours a week The Tractor Assistant works closely with, and under the supervision of, the farm owner and our Tractor Manager. This is a full-time, seasonal position, starting April 1 and ending November 23. However, there are opportunities for long-term employment and advancement for the right candidate. This is a unique opportunity to gain further experience with the function and utilization of various tractors and implements on a mid-size farm scale by working alongside experienced farmers. Pay: $11-13/hour, experience depending...
Posted: January 30, 2017 | Location: Pescadero, California
40-50 hours per week, Wednesdays- Sundays This position is responsible for overseeing and managing our certified organic pastured egg operation of about 700 hens. The position also includes a weekly farmers’ market and helping out with other farm work when time allows (strictly chicken related work takes about 25-30 hours of a 40-45 hour work week). Pay: starting $12-$14/hour experience depending with 6 month reviews of performance for raises. Health Insurance benefits included. Qualifications: Self-directed, good at self managing, detail-oriented, good communication skills, basic spanish...
Posted: January 30, 2017 | Location: Pescadero, California
40-50 hours per week, Wednesdays- Sundays This position, under the supervision of the Flower Production Manager, will entail helping with all aspects of our flower production program from sowing, weeding, transplanting, and harvesting, to arranging flowers. It also includes working one Farmers' Market a week. This is a great opportunity for someone with a passion and interest in flowers to learn about a financially successful organic production operation. Opportunity for long term employment and advancement possible. Pay: starting $10/hour with 6 month reviews of performance for raises,...
Posted: January 30, 2017 | Location: Pescadero, California
This position is a year-round, full time staff position (40-50hrs/week). Tuesday-Saturday Pay: commensurate with experience ($13/hr-$16/hr) + Health insurance benefits The Harvest Coordinator works closely with the Farm owners, Crew Leader, and CSA Coordinator, to plan and oversee harvest for 6-8 farmers’ markets, restaurant sales, and CSA. The Harvest Manager also coordinates our Farmer’s Market operations and marketeers. Qualifications: This position requires strong people skills, conversational Spanish, a capacity to communicate with enthusiasm about farm products, and significant...
Posted: January 20, 2017 | Location: Santa Cruz, California
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Services

Posted: March 22, 2017 | Location: Soquel, California
We have a 20 x 54 1967 mobile home in Soquel that we want to donate to a farm. 1020 sq feet. We are replacing it with a new manufactured home. It is in excellent shape: • new roof 2012 • new remodeled kitchen in 2010 • good flooring and natural wood (not paneling) and sheet rocked walls • good furnace, 50 amp, newer water heater • updated siding, windows and insulation 2004 • We want the new owners to pay to remove the home and have it moved to their property. It can be zoned agriculturally or used as whatever you want. We need it moved by April 15 and we have bonded and licensed...
Posted: February 24, 2017 | Location: , California
Interested in participating in research and receiving free testing? Organic Manure Project How you can participate:  Be a certified organic farm in California  Use raw or aged or untreated manure to fertilize crop fields  Grow leafy greens (lettuce, spinach, etc.) OR root vegetables (carrots or radishes) OR fruit crops (cucumbers or tomatoes) **This study pays $700 for participating in the full two-year project. Farms receive free reporting, including soil health assessment, soil testing and analysis of microbial populations. Farmers also receive access to a customized...

Land for Sale or Lease

Posted: March 16, 2017 | Location: Pucon, Chile,
Time for a change? Come to southern Chile! We’re renting our beautiful home on 5 acres near Villarrica National Park, 20 minutes from downtown Pucón, Chile's adventure capital. Our home is an organic garden paradise, with a lots of berries, fruit trees, vegetable gardens, compost system, stocked garden shed, and 3 greenhouses. We can connect you to local restaurants if you want to sell your harvest. Amazing, fresh, abundant water included. 2 bed/1.5 bath (plus plumbed, clawfoot bath on the deck) custom-built, wonderful eco-home, fully furnished, LED lighting, dream kitchen with gas stove/oven...
Posted: February 17, 2017 | Location: Alpine, California
3 parcels of great ag land, for a total of 2.5 acres, flat/very gently sloped, with plenty of well water available. Organic certifiable. This land is perfect as additional market garden or free-range poultry land for established farmer. Also great location for a CSA or market garden w/farmstand if desired, being 3 miles from Alpine and only 30 miles from San Diego. One parcel includes long-established olive grove, great for understory crops. Rejuvenation of olive production is possible. Excellent well produces 90 gpm, delivered to the parcels by 2” pipe.