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Apprentices

Location: 
Collegeville, Pennsylvania
Publication Date: 
Thursday, December 18, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Longview Center for Agriculture

The Longview Center for Agriculture is looking for three apprentices to join our crew of seven. Located in Collegeville, PA (about 45 minutes outside the Philadelphia), the farm is located on 120 acres of preserved farmland and serves a 300-member CSA as well as various farmers' markets and wholesale accounts throughout the region. We primarily grow organically on 15 acres of mixed vegetable crops, along with 2 acres in strawberries and another 5 acres in orchards. 

Americorps VISTA

Location: 
Tama, Iowa
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Meskwaki Nation

The Meskwaki Nation near Tama, Iowa is hiring 3 AmeriCorps VISTA Members to Promote Food Sovereignty on the Meskwaki Nation Settlement and Tama County.

The Meskwaki Food Sovereignty Initiative in partnership with Iowa Valley Resource Conservation and Development is currently accepting applications for 3 AmeriCorps VISTA members to fill the positions of Food Systems Communications Coordinator, Food & Culture Education Coordinator, and School Engagement Coordinator for 2014-2015.  

Farm Apprenticeships

Location: 
Sudbury, Massachusetts
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Siena Farms

2015 Apprenticeship at Siena Farms

We are seeking hardworking, high-energy, positive individuals who are motivated by a career interest in sustainable agriculture to join our 2015 team. Our apprentices participate in all of the farm's daily operations, including production, harvest, and retail. This traditional, hands-on apprenticeship provides the opportunity to be an integral, productive part of our fast-paced, for-profit farm. Apprentices gain knowledge, farming skills, and professional work-experience to help them prepare for the next steps in their farming careers.

Full-time Fellows

Location: 
College Park, Maryland
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Food Recovery Network

Fight campus food waste and community hunger!

Food Recovery Network is hiring two full-time fellows: one to join the Member Support team and one to join the Expansion team in the national office in College Park, MD for the spring 2015 semester. Fellowships are 19 weeks, starting on January 5 and ending on May 15, 2015. Fellows receive a $1,500 per month stipend plus a modest benefit package.

Farm Apprentices

Location: 
Amagansett (Long Island), New York
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Quail Hill Form

Located in Amagansett, NY on the East End of Long Island, Quail Hill Farm is a stewardship project of the Peconic Land Trust. Quail Hill was one of the first CSA farms in the U.S. Since its first season in 1990, Quail Hill Farm has grown to 30 acres of production. Each year Quail Hill Farm signs on to the "Farmer's Pledge" of the Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York: "to sustain the land in healthy condition for future generations." 

Americorps VISTA Position

Location: 
Baltimore, Maryland
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Baltimore City Health Department's Baltimarket Program

 

The Baltimore City Health Department’s Baltimarket Program is seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer to serve from February 2015 – February 2016.  Attached is a job description.  Interested candidates can apply at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=54264&fromSearch=true.  Please share widely!

 Applications are open now through December 21st.

 Best,

Laura Flamm

Deadline to apply: 
Sunday, December 21, 2014 (All day)

Apprenticeship

Location: 
Raleigh, North Carolina
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Center for Environmental Farming Systems' SFU

Apply online, here: https://jobs.ncsu.edu/postings/45419

The Center for Environmental Farming Systems’ SFU Apprenticeship is a hands-on work and study program that trains participants in all aspects of sustainable agriculture production.

 The purpose of the SFU apprenticeship is to:

- Equip apprentices with the knowledge and skills they need to be successful in their own farming enterprises.

- Examine the larger social and equity issues in agriculture.

Organic Farming Apprenticeships

Location: 
Sacramento, California
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Soil Born Farms

Soil Born Farms is seeking five full-season farm apprentices for the 2015 season. The apprenticeship runs from March 2 to October 31. Please submit your application by December 20, 2014.

Deadline to apply: 
Saturday, December 20, 2014 (All day)

Internship

Location: 
Washington, D.C.
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
Brainfood

Brainfood seeks creative, highly motivated individuals to help develop and deliver food education programming to 18 elementary age youth in the District.

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Long Island Farm Apprenticeships

Location: 
Long Island, New York
Publication Date: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 (All day)
Company Name: 
East End of Long Island

Apply now to be a farm apprentice on the East End of Long Island. AFI connects individuals who are interested in working on an East End farm with farmers who want to share their expertise. We work with a range of small, sustainable farms, each with different business models and varying educational programs.

Most farms provide housing, fresh produce, and a stipend, while apprentices receive intensive, hands-on training.  An East End farm apprenticeship offers the opportunity to gain experience in

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