New Entry is looking to hire a new Incubator Farm Site Coordinator! The Incubator Farm Site Coordinator is responsible for providing year-round technical assistance (TA), farm production, and business training to small-scale beginning farmers, both on and off the field, on multiple aspects of farm enterprise development. They manage New Entry’s multiple incubator farm sites and equipment, determine the best approach for site improvements and facilitate crop production (emphasizing organic techniques), and support producers to achieve commercial farm goals.
The Incubator Farm Site Coordinator is a vital part of the farmer training team, comprised of the Farmer Training Program Manager and the Beginning Farmer Education and Curriculum Coordinator. The person in this position will have the opportunity to help strengthen and expand New Entry’s capacity to train new farmers as well as work towards making our incubator farm a vibrant and dynamic beginning farmer learning community.
New Entry Sustainable Farming Project’s (New Entry) is based in Lowell, MA and our mission is to improve our local and regional food systems by training the next generation of farmers to produce food that is sustainable, nutritious and culturally appropriate and making this food accessible to individuals regardless of age, mobility, ethnicity or socio-economic status. In doing this work, New Entry provides critical training, career development, and economic opportunity to new farmers. New Entry is a fiscally sponsored project of Third Sector New England.
We look forward to hearing from you!