Internships and Crew Member Jobs on Illinois Livestock Farm

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Sheep on the FarmMint Creek Farm is a 230 acre, Certified Organic, grass-fed livestock farm located about 80 miles south of Chicago, Illinois. They have a wide diversity of livestock including sheep, cattle, goats, pigs, chickens, ducks and seasonal turkeys.

Mint Creek Farm is seeking interns/crew members to start immediately for the fall into the winter.  This is a paid, full-time position with room and board available. Come learn and gain an understanding of how to raise livestock and poultry organically on pasture. If you’re thinking of starting your own farm, there is no substitute for hands-on experience like what you will receive here. If you’re wondering whether farming is right for you or just want to see what life on an organic livestock farm is like, Mint Creek Farm would love to have you!

Interested? Please send your resume or a list of your work/education to

No experience is necessary, but experience in physical labor or mechanical work and animal care is helpful and a great attitude is a must.

1 Comment on Internships and Crew Member Jobs on Illinois Livestock Farm

  1. Nadine Rachelle Gomez // November 7, 2015 at 10:14 pm // Reply

    Interested in pursuing farming and all the responsibilities it holds.

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