Job Opportunities

  • Growing Heart Farmer

    Growing Heart Farm is looking for a lead Vegetable Farmer for 2016.  We are open to all levels of experience as we are rethinking our operation this year.   Learn more about our current Veg. operation and CSA on our Website. Thank you Please mail resume to:

  • Organic Dairy Program Director for Oceanfront Farm in Freeport, Maine

    Wolfe’s Neck Farm seeks an experienced, innovative leader and manager who shares our passion for supporting the organic dairy industry, helping develop the most viable future models for organic dairy - both economically and ecologically - and training the next generation of organic dairy farmers. This is a rare opportunity for the right candidate to lead a vital new initiative aimed at supporting the future of organic dairy production in Maine and New England. The Program Director reports to the Executive Director and serves as the primary source of education and mentoring for the Apprentices.For full job description and to apply:

  • Farm Manager needed on organic farm in WA

    Beautiful 135-acre organic produce farm, in operation for 20 years on the Snoqualmie River in Carnation WA, is seeking an experienced farm manager.  We sell only to wholesale clients and are well positioned in the marketplace.  The ideal farmer for this position can lead crews, understands agronomy, and is looking for a challenging yet rewarding opportunity to be a part of our changing food system.  We are looking for candidates who are interested in playing a significant role on our farm and settling here for the long term.  Base salary is $55K/DOE plus housing, utilities, and a farm vehicle.  Please email resume to:


    We’re looking for a farmer to manage a 2-acre vegetable and flower farm for 2016. Offering: deer fenced property; soil suitable for farming; ½ acre pond; irrigation from designated well; apple orchard; ½ acre of berry bushes; bcs tiller, tractor and all equipment; heated 26’ by 48’ greenhouse; equipment barn; walk-in cooler; washing station; and chicken house. We sell at our local farmers’ market, supermarket, and to restaurants. Farm will be part of a small agri-tourism business. Required: at least 3 years growing experience (including working in a managerial capacity) with demonstrable business acumen to grow a successful, sustainable farm. Must be very neat, articulate, and a people person. This is an excellent opportunity for a farmer with skills and experience but without the necessary resources. Competitive salary with incentive plan/opportunity for growth. Can also include an on-site apartment. Check us out: Contact:


    Coppersea Distilling is an award-winning farm distillery in West Park, NY producing whisky and brandy. We also have an organic farm in New Paltz, NY, where we grow corn and small grains, are establishing a pear orchard and raise pastured, heritage-breed pigs for pork.We're seeking a part-time assistant for general distillery duties and some farm labor. The position will develop into a full-time position for the right candidate. Interest/experience in winemaking or homebrewing (beer) beneficial, but not required. Candidate must be able to lift 50 lbs and be physically/ethically comfortable working with pigs being raised for meat.Send cover letter and resume to with subject line "[Your Name] Distillery/Farm Assistant Application". No visits or phone calls. 

  • Create a Livestock Enterprise on an Existing CSA Farm

    Full-time year round position on a small scale diverse farm in Amenia, NY.The ideal candidate will have experience with all aspects of a diverse farm operation and a desire to commit to and build a livestock enterprise that will include production of meat and eggs, and possibly board 2 horses. Full Posting

  • Farm Manager for New Operation

      Farm manager to develop and run a 47 acre operation in Sullivan County, New York.  The farm is a start-up operation. Farm will be focused on livestock with some vegetable, orchard and maple syrup production. The primary market for the farm’s products will be an affiliated restaurant and inn.  Applicant must be able to perform physical labor,operate machinery, and will be responsible for farm maintenance, financial management, marketing and staff hiring, training and supervision. Compensation includes an on site 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom house as well as farm products for personal consumption.Contact: Ken Kleinpeter: 914-403-0171 or

  • Farm Hands (Couple) wanted for private Horse Farm

    A private farm Chester, NY is seeking a mature reliable couple to run the day to day operations of the farm, stables, owner's house and guest house. Responsibilities: - Daily care of the farm and animals (10 horses, donkeys, goats, poultry, fish, dogs and cats) - Landscaping and maintenance of grounds. - Vegetable garden planting and harvesting, greenhouse planting, and flower garden maintenance and propogation - General repairs and maintenance of the structures, accessory buildings, pastures and trails. - Vehicle maintenance that includes UTV's, ATV's, Golf Carts, Tractors, Lawn Mowers, Snowmobiles, Boats - Housekeeping, laundry, errands, window washing, patio furniture cleaning and maintenance - Preparation for each new season- No dogs, no children, no smoking

  • Full-time Residential Volunteer Positions Open at Heifer Farm (Heifer International)

    Training, housing and stipend of $196 per 2-weeks provided.  Volunteers may assist with education, livestock, maintenance, gardens, food service, gift shop and/or office work but all volunteers are a part of helping to provide experiential education that inspires, challenges, and engages people. 

  • New CSA in Rochester, NY seeking farm crew for 2016 season!

    Learn how to create an organic veggie CSA & help get a diverse organic fruit orchard established. Former owner of Mud Creek Farm CSA in Victor, NY, a successful 300-member CSA farm now in its 7th yr of operation. Wild Hill Farm CSA starting in Bloomfield, NY. Learn: Planting, cultivation, & harvesting 40+ different crops, greenhouse transplant production, efficient weeding techniques, organic pest control, drip irrigation, CSA distribution, basic tractor skills, implements, tools, cover crops, fruit tree establishment, soil building, crop rotation. Must be seriously interested in farming as a career path, enthusiastic, self-motivated to learn, physically fit, flexible, able to lift 50 lbs. No farming exp. necessary. F/T (45 hrs/wk) April 1 - Nov. 1, 2016, with P/T work available sooner. Pay is minimum wage for beginning farmers. Contact