Job Opportunities

  • Full Time Crew Member, Blue Heron Farm

    We've been farming for over 30 years! Full time crew members needed May through November, with opportunity for advancement.  See full description and download an application at Blueheronorganic.com.

  • Positions Open At Heermance Farm

    Heermance farm is seeking positive people with a good worth ethic for the 2014 season. Payment commesurate with experience. Email hannahcbeal@gmail.com to apply

  • Blueberry CSA - work trade for blueberries

    Fresh Roots Farm seeks three to four folks who are interested in learning about and participating in all of the stages of the blueberry cycle in return for a bounty of free U-Pick organic blueberries later in the summer.Fresh Roots Farm is in Van Etten, NY with 375 blueberry bushes between 5-8 years old.

    2 full work days in April, May, June

  • Farm worker needed for goat dairy farm

    Duties include:Care & feeding 50 head dairy herd & young stockManaging mixed species pasture rotation (beef/pigs)Assist milking 50 head of Nubian & Alpine goats and cheesemaking. Experience preferred- will train person who is a good livestock handler, possesses a good work ethic, has a strong desire to learn and is a good collaborator.Please contact Mark at markharvey@frontiernet.net

  • Amba Farms Looking for Farm Worker. Katonah, NY (Northern Westchester County)

    Diverse organic vegetable and herb farm seeks help 4-5 days/week.  Starting April / May, lasting until November. Prefer someone who can drive and speak ok conversational English.   Pay based on experience. Farm grows mostly for local restaurants and retail food stores. Located 30 miles north of NYC. Close to Bedford & Katonah Metro North train and major highway I-684. Please be in touch, we look forward to hearing from you:farmermiguel77@yahoo.com   914-263-8809

  • Soliphilia Farm Looking for Additional Farmers

    New farm business comprising a few enterprises starting on 100 acre former dairy farm in Greenwich, NY. Farm will be certified Organic and eventually certified Biodynamic. Short-term situation.  Long-term possible too.    Pastured poultry meat bird enterprise is starting.  Site suitable for additional rotational grazing and grain production.  Available immediately with housing and infrastructure.  If you’re an experienced farmer with some capital looking for a situation such as this, please be in touch. ML Healey     518-692-9539  www.soliphiliafarm.com   

  • Experienced Grower Position for New Vegetable Farm, Northern Dutchess County

    Dutch's Spirits (distillery, farm &  restaurant) seeks a motivated experiened vegetable grower for the 2014 season. This position can potentially grow into (or be a full-time farm manager position), but initial project is to develop a 2-5 acre vegetable farm. Grower will be responcible for a variety of produce for an on-site restaurant set to open late July 2014, and be part of planning for future CSA and Farm Markets. Salary commensurate with experience. Please send a cover letter and resume or inquiries to:lampetia.sp@gmail.com

  • Farm-based educators sought for summer programs

    Summer Youth Instructors Sylvester Manor Educational Farm, Shelter Island, NY, is seeking farm-based educators to lead summer programs for children 3 to 12. Confident, organized instructors with past experience in educational or summer programs needed in July and August, up to 30 hours per week. On-site housing options available to instructors willing to volunteer on the farm. Requirements: high school graduate, college education preferred. First Aid/CPR certification by start date. Send letter, resume and references by April 15 to cloriz@sylvestermanor.org. 

  • Farm Help Sought, Sky High Farm, Pine Plains, NY

    Farm consisting of livestock, vegetable and fruit production seeking two motivated people for a full time and a part time positon. Begining April/May through the season with possibility of continued work through the winter. Pay of $10 to $15 per hour depending on experience, lunch included, no housing.Sky High Farm is a not for profit organization producing sustainably grown foods for those in need. We serve local and state-wide communities through the North East Regional Food Bank.  Abbey Myrick abbey@skyhighfarm.org

  • SYLVESTER MANOR EDUCATIONAL FARM SEEKS FARM CREW FOR 2014 GROWING SEASON

    Sylvester Manor Educational Farm is a nonprofit located on Shelter Island off the tip of Long Island.  We currently grow four acres of vegetables and run a 125 member CSA.  Please email jtrunzo@sylvestermanor.orgfor more detailed job description.Please visit www.sylvestermanor.org for more information about Sylvester Manor Educational Farm.Farm experience preferred.