Organic Farmer Job in Michigan

Michigan Farm JobBluestem Farm is a year-round organic farm offering winter and summer build-your-own CSA shares, pasture-raised proteins, engaging community programs, and food outreach initiatives.

We are looking for an extraordinary person to join us on our farm as a seasonal, full-time worker. With 80 acres of gardens, woods, and pastures, Bluestem Farm’s focus is our CSA program. Market sales and wholesale clients, as well as a new line of value-added products, are also growing aspects of our business. Known for its natural beauty and recreational opportunities, this part of northern Michigan is a regional tourist destination. We are situated in the countryside among rolling hills, woods, and fields, within driving distance of a number of picturesque towns. Great spots for hiking, fishing, biking, boating, and swimming surround us.

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Ideal qualifications
  • Significant experience in organic vegetable production

  • Consistently strong work ethic and excellent communication skills

  • Very consistent positive attitude

  • Serious intentions to start a farm one day

  • A love of working hard outdoors despite physical demands and all kinds of weather

  • Ease with being around our two small children. We would never ask you to watch them, but they are often around during working hours

Hours & Compensation

  • Pay is based on experience

  • Hours will range from 40 to 45 hours per week

  • Housing and food package, including organic produce & pasture-raised proteins, are negotiable

  • An educational stipend of $35 per month

To apply, email Mary at bluestemfarmers@gmail.com with your resume. More about Bluestem Farm at www.bluestemfarm.net.

Bluestem Farm | 4218 M-32 (at Adams) outside East Jordan, MI | 231-459-8968 c | An organic farm with year-round build your own CSA shares, community events & food outreach programs. www.bluestemfarm.net | Read about us in edible

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