Our Mission: to foster an agricultural program that integrates sustainable land stewardship, education and food-based community engagement. Collaborating with local farms, schools, and food pantries, TSGP aims to increase the amount of sustainably produced local food, especially for those in need; support the development of systems to get local food to consumers; and facilitate education to increase community engagement in local agriculture.
Seasonal Farm Crew 2020
Three Sisters Garden Project is a non-profit organization and community farm with a mission to increase access to local, fresh, and healthy food for everyone in our community. We use organic farming practices (but are not certified) to grow a wide variety of vegetables on 4 acres for our 150-member CSA, restaurant sales and our food access program, which includes subsidized shares and donations to local food pantries. For more information visit our website: www.threesistersgarden.org
We are currently seeking full time Farm Crew Members to join our team. This position will work under the direction of and in cooperation with the Farm Manager.
Participate in all aspects of crop production, including but not limited to: seeding, transplanting, irrigating, fertilizing, weeding, thinning, and harvesting;
Washing and packing produce for CSA and deliveries;
Assist with tractor work and other farm projects as needed
Greenhouse propagation and watering
Engaging with CSA shareholders, volunteers, and other visitors
A minimum of one year of organic vegetable production or other farming experience
Experience with tractors and basic equipment operation
Interest in and understanding of organic and sustainable farming methods
Must be enthusiastic and passionate with a strong work ethic
Must be willing to work long days in variable weather conditions
Detail oriented and proactive
Works well independently and as part of a team.
Has strong communication skills and a willingness to receive constructive feedback
Compensation is a competitive hourly wage, commensurate with experience
Farm grown produce
Paid vacation and sick days
The chance to work alongside amazing staff and volunteers on a beautiful piece of land
This seasonal position will be from April through October (part time hours in Nov/Dec possible) The Farm Crew Member will typically work 40 hrs/week with less hours at the start and end of the season.
To apply: Please send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org