Job: Apprenticeship at Crager Hager Farm, Georgia 2014
Crager Hager Farm is looking for an apprentice for 2014. They are looking for someone who is interested in learning how to run a market oriented sustainable farm. The person should have some farming or serious gardening experience, a good work ethic and a willingness to learn and explore. Prior study of horticulture or vegetable farming is helpful.
This is a full time position. Apprentices will work 45-60 hours per week with one day off each week. Apprentices will receive training in a full range of farm related activities from crop planning to marketing to book keeping to insect identification. Crager Hager Farm provides housing on site and a monthly stipend. The position starts in February.
Crager Hager Farm is a fruit and vegetable farm in Carroll County, Georgia. They are currently Certified Naturally Grown and implementing Permaculture principles on the farm. They sell at farmers markets and wholesale. This is a diversified farm that sold 120 varieties in 2013. The primary crops are strawberries and salad greens.
Applicants should send resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
Full description is at www.cragerhagerfarm.com