Farm Internship at Patchwork Gardens in Dayton, Ohio

Patchwork Gardens is currently seeking 2-3 people to help with the day-to-day operations of the farm.  We prefer candidates who are able to work full time (40-60 hours/week) and willing to stay with us for the length of the growing season (May-October).  The right person could also have the opportunity to become a long-term partner in the farm.
Major Duties
•       Starting plants from seed and transplanting seedlings into the garden
•       Preparation and maintenance of garden including tilling, broadforking, spreading manure, watering, weeding and mulching
•       Harvesting, cleaning, packing, and delivering produce for our CSA, wholesale customers, and farmers markets
•       Sharing in responsibility of feeding, watering, and other care of livestock (chickens, goats, sheep)
•       Providing assistance with construction projects and maintenance of farm infrastructure Desired Qualifications
•       Knowledge of and experience with growing vegetables without added chemicals
•       Strong work ethic and desire to learn
•       Self-motivated and willing to take initiative
•       Attention to detail and efficiency
•       Creativity and love for a sustainable lifestyle Compensation
•       Meals including fresh produce from the farm
•       Housing in the renovated loft of our reconstructed 100+ year old barn
•       Weekly stipend increasing with length of stay and performance
Please direct your inquiries to: or (937) 835-5807

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