Farmer Wanted

Eldredge Farm - Brewster, Massachusetts

ELDREDGE FARM is looking for a farmer!

Job Description

LOCATION: Brewster, MA POSITION: Vegetable Farmer

Qualifications:

� Love of agriculture and the farming environment � Ability to work long hours � Ability to sustain long periods of physical labor

General Responsibilities:

Raises vegetables: Determines kind and amount of crop to be grown to support sales to area farmers markets, specialty food markets and CSA membership. Selects and purchases seed, fertilizer and arranges with buyers for sale of crop. Manages a fifty member CSA program, planning and scheduling pickups.

Specific Duties:

The duties listed are primary functions of the job, and are not intended to be all-inclusive. May be called upon to perform other duties comparable to those listed.  Directs farm workers engaged in planting, cultivating, and harvesting crop, such as beans, onions, and peas.  Performs various duties of farm workers including setting up and operating farm machinery.  May grow vegetables in greenhouse to produce out-of-season crops.  Must grow all variety of vegetables.  Maintains harvest records.  Maintain farm website and manage farm email correspondence. Send resume to: eldredgefarmcsa@gmail.com


Start Date: Feb 19, 2013
End Date:Feb 26, 2013
Organized by:Eldredge Farm
Website:www.eldredgefarm.com
Address: 24 Eldredge Farm Cartway
Brewster, MA 02660
Phone:508 760 2696
Email: Email Us