Feb. 2017 – We have a position open for a second intern in our CSA garden! The position runs from April 1 through mid-October, possibly longer, and is 6 days a week / one day off. Under the supervision of our CSA manager Matt Belmont, you’ll learn all aspects of organic-compliant growing, from mixing starter soil, using soil blockers, seeding, watering and hardening off starts, transplanting, mulching, weeding, trellising, fertilizing, and harvesting. Interns will pick, wash and bag produce for a weekly CSA delivery along with community volunteers and/or workshare members. In addition, interns will prepare for and help staff our farmer’s market booth. This job entails long hours and hard physical work in a beautiful farm setting in south-central Pennsylvania. Compensation is $700/month, all the garden produce you can eat, and housing/utilities. Applicant should be in good physical condition, able to lift 50 lbs easily, and with no physical limitations affecting their ability to work long hours outdoors in cold, heat or humidity. To apply, call Matt at (443) 632-7402.
Our 2016 interns: