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Ohio: Marsh Foundation seeks Summer Garden Intern

3 May

Farm: Marsh Foundation Youth Garden Program

1229 Lincoln Hwy.

Van Wert, OH 45891

We are historically a self sufficient orphanage from 1923; today we are a residential school and treatment center for youth 7-17 years old.  We are located on a beautiful historical campus surrounded by farm land.  Our campus also has a greenhouse, school, small wooded nature trail, pond, and recreational/fitness center.  We are in our fourth growing season of returning to an agriculture teaching model.  Our 30 students participate in summer garden classes and the older independent living youth participate in our market garden program.  We sell a variety of vegetables, fruits, herbs and cut flowers for our local farmer’s market.  The youth in the program develop land stewardship knowledge and growing skills along with other job skills. Continue reading

Ohio: George Jones Farm seeks Assistant Grower

1 Apr

Location: Oberlin, Ohio

The George Jones Farm is a 70 acre farm managed by the New Agrarian Center. The NAC’s goal is to develop a dynamic agrarian learning and training center that is integrated with a financially viable farm. Our operation features inter-linked agrarian enterprises that combine ecological restoration with intensive agricultural production in an urban-inlfuenced region of Northeast Ohio. The George Jones Farm seeks qualified applicants who are interested in developing with the organization for the full-time position of Assistant Grower. Continue reading

Grow Youngstown seeks a Promotion Manager and Distribution Manager

17 Feb

Location: Youngstown, Ohio

Grow Youngstown’s Mission: To create a healthy, socially just, economically viable and inter-dependent local food system promoting the sustainable growth of food, forest, forage and fuel. We are dedicated to reducing our carbon imprint, raising local agricultural skills and resources in Youngstown and neighboring communities.

Promotion Manager – App. Deadline Feb. 29th. $15.00 for 10 hours a week beginning March 15th.  This position ends June 18th.
Distribution Manager — App. Deadline  April 30th.  $15.00 an hour for 18 hours a week, beginning June  14th .  This position ends Oct. 15th Continue reading

Crown Point Ecology Center is looking for an Organic Farm Harvest Coordinator

8 Dec

Location: Bath, Ohio

Application Deadline: December 28

Crown Point Ecology Center is seeking to fill a full-time Organic Farm Harvest Coordinator position.  In addition to working alongside the Organic Farm Manager on all aspects of growing and maintaining crops on the Crown Point farm, the Harvest Coordinator is responsible for oversight of the CSA and Foodbank harvests, and plant production for the Organic Plant Sale.  In addition, the Harvest Coordinator will help train and supervise apprentices, interns, CSA sharers and volunteers on farm tasks, participate in staff meetings and assist with fund raising or grant writing as related to the farm when necessary. Continue reading