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Farm to Table

Assistant Professor Community Food Systems and Nutrition

Location: 
Middlebury, Vermont
Publication Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)

nouncement below. Best, Debra Heleba
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Announcement: Open Faculty Position at University of Vermont Extension
Extension Assistant Professor: Community Food Systems and Nutrition Specialist

University of Vermont (UVM) Extension seeks an Assistant Professor who will
develop and deliver programs to 1) increase access to healthy and affordable
food and 2) improve the dietary behavior and health outcomes of Vermonters. A

Regional Food Systems Manager

Location: 
Watsonville, California
Publication Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF)

Buy Fresh Buy Local efforts in the region
• Coordinate with other staff on program offerings in region (such as food safety and water
workshops, for example)
• Evaluate results of implemented projects
• Track all program results2
• Manage local funder relationships and reporting
• Support and supervise staff and/or Americorps Members
• Conduct weekly checks-ins with coordinators to ensure progress on work plans
Regional Development (40%):
• Build membership in the region
• Write grants and grant reports

Deadline to apply: 
Monday, September 15, 2014 (All day)

VISTA position

Location: 
Charleston, West Virginia
Publication Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
West Virginia Farmers Market Association

 The West Virginia Farmers Market Association is seeking applicants for a
VISTA position at its office in Charleston, WV. Responsibilities include:
working with farmers markets and their vendors, collaborating with other food
and farm organizations, doing outreach and promotion, organizing fundraising
events  and Farm Gatherings, grant writing, developing toolkits and other
resources, developing community partnerships, program assessment, collecting

Nutrition Education Coordinator

Location: 
Washington, D.C.
Publication Date: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Columbia Heights Community Marketplace

olumbia Heights Community Marketplace (CHCM) is a 501(c)3 organization that operates a vibrant 

weekly farmers market in the heart of one of Washington, DC's most dynamic and socioeconomically 

diverse neighborhoods, with a mission to increase access to fresh, local food and help build a healthier 

community. Vendors at the Columbia Heights farmers market accept all forms of federal nutrition 

Agricultural Leadership Positions Americorps Positions

Location: 
Richmond, Vermont
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
The Farm at VYCC

The Farm at VYCC offers unique opportunities in food, farm, and education at the historic headquarters of the Vermont Youth Conservation Corps.  Both farm management and programmatic support positions available for people who want to farm and work at the junction of public health, youth development, and sustainable agriculture.  Qualified candidates will possess: a strong work ethic, an insatiable appetite to teach and learn, and the ability to lead youth in a food and farm setting.  Those considering this yearlong position must be prepared to make this program their primary

Farm and Gardens Manager

Location: 
Reno, Nevada
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, August 19, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
River School Farm

The River School Farm is a working farm, landscape development enterprise, educational center and events venue. We are home to a dedicated group of individuals working to demonstrate, teach and advocate for sustainable living practices in the Truckee River watershed. We grow food year round in our gardens and around Reno. We design and construct landscapes that resonate with the high desert environment and create unique food growing spaces for community residents, schools and businesses.

Fall Farmers' Market Position

Location: 
Concord, Massachusetts
Publication Date: 
Thursday, August 7, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Brigham Farm

Brigham Farm is seeking an individual to staff three weekly farmers’ markets beginning now through October 9.
Brigham Farm is a 20 acre farm in Concord, MA, located on Rte 117 near the Sudbury River. Our fields have been in continuous crop production by the Brigham family since 1824. We grow mostly sweet corn, as well as peas, strawberries, and cauliflower.

At our markets we sell a wide variety of produce and cut flowers from our next­door neighbors at Macone Farm and Crooked Row Fields.

Farmers Market Position Responsibilities:

Shipping Position

Location: 
Indianapolis, Indiana
Publication Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Smoking Goose

Smoking Goose handcrafts smoked and cured meats without compound nitrates. More information is below and at www.smokinggoose.com

 

Farm to School Coordinator

Location: 
Sebastopol, California
Publication Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
CAFF, Community Alliance with Family Farmers

CAFF is hiring a Farm to School Coordinator in our North Coast office (Sebastopol, CA). Please see the attached job description for more information. Position closes August 8, 2014.

Deadline to apply: 
Friday, August 8, 2014 (All day)

CSA Distribution Intern

Location: 
New York, New York
Publication Date: 
Thursday, July 31, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Local Roots NYC

CSA Distribution Intern

This internship will provide a hands on experience in the food industry through the management of a CSA site. You will build relationships with CSA members and the food community and will have the opportunity to meet urban farmers, artisanal purveyors and others that are the driving force behind the local food movement. Interns will be able to take home CSA surplus items as well. Though unpaid, there is opportunity to grow with us in the future.

 About Local Roots NYC

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