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Blue Heron Farm

Tags: Farm Apprentice, Farm Intern

Blue Heron Farm | | als@fidalgo.net

Posted on: 05/03/2012 8:22 am

Dates: May 1, 2014 through October 31, 2014 (dates are flexible)

Blue Heron Farm is located in Eastern Skagit Valley, one hour east of Mt Vernon.  We grow about 8 acres of vegetables and 1 acre of blueberries.  We have openings for up to 2 apprentices and offer room, board and a stipend based on experience.  We sell to the Skagit Food Coop, the North Cascades Institute’s Environmental Learning Center, a local grocer, a regional home delivery business and our CSA ( about 40 members).  We have been farming for over 30 years and offer a broad learning experience in mixed vegetable and small fruit production. Opportunities to care for poultry for eggs and meat. Please contact by email;  als@fidalgo.net  or by phone;  360.853.8449.  Please send resume, 2-3 work references and specific interests and learning goals.

Number of interns needed: 2

Kids Okay: No.

Pets Okay: Yes.

Car Required: Yes.

Experience Required: Not Necessary.

Specific skills or knowledge required: good attitude, ability to perform manual labor and lift 40 pounds

Work Hours: Full Time.

Learning Opportunities: On The Job.

Meals: Separate Cooking.

Housing: Yes.

Paid: Yes.

About Blue Heron Farm

Organization Category:

Grower Cerifications:
  • Certified Organic
Farm Programs:
    Grower Market:
    • Csa
    • Retailers
    • U Pick
    • Home Delivery

    Acres: 25

    County: Skagit

    Public Address: 12179 State Route 530, Rockport, WA, 98283

    Mailing Address: 12179 State Route 530, Rockport, WA, 98283

    Point of Contact Name:

    Daytime Phone: 360-853-8449

    Evening Phone: 360-853-8449


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