Farmer Paul is a master carpenter/builder and an experienced teacher. Learning opportunities include; Sawyer – Dimensional lumber will be milled on the property with their own saw mill and trim boards. Rough and finish Carpentry. Sustainable/green building methods. Masonry. Plumbing. Basic electrical. Animal husbandry. All aspects of growing/vegetable farming and building, homesteading and living in farm community. And much much more.
The selected apprentices will be expected to be part of the farm operation as well as the building projects. Animal care and gardening duties will be rotated and scheduled into each week. The work requirement will be five and one half days per week. Participation in basic common/living chores will be expected on a daily basis such as meal prep, dishes, cleaning and maintaining a tidy and pleasant living homestead. Time off will be scheduled and entirely free from work duties. Living accommodations are cabin tents on platforms during summer and fall months. Heated cabin quarters are available during cold seasons. Personal transportation will be helpful. Should have your own tool belt but tools are not required. Priority will be given to individuals with positive, enthusiastic energy, easy dispositions and a passion for learning and living a sustainable life. Working well with others is a must. Please contact for more information about the position, the farm and to submit an application. Email inquiries to: firstname.lastname@example.org or call Paul at the farm 802-325-2108.