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8th Street Greens


8th Street Greens | |

Posted on: 01/23/2013 2:49 pm

Dates: end of April through end of Oct (dates are flexible)

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We are a small urban farm in rural Okanogan town, on the valley floor near the river. We grow lots of lettuce and other greens and a diverse variety of vegetables, herbs and annual fruits. We deliver our crops to wholesale accounts and CSA Members in both the Okanogan and Methow Valleys. We are welcoming an intern or two this year. No farm experience needed but you need to be experienced in working your body and liking to do so. You also need to be co-ordinated and driven toward efficiency. It gets hot and cold here. I will pay you and can offer a clean camping trailer or tent space. Call or email me (Shannon) for more housing and job details.  There will be experienced farmers working at your side in the field and packing house a lot, so hands-on learning is easy to accomplish. I love questions from new farmers and am happy to talk about irrigation, soil stewardship, weed control, customer relations, paperwork, plant health, etc. There are other young farmers working in the area and other healthy farms you can visit, as well. A car is very helpful, especially when you just wanna zoom to a nearby swimming lake at 3 in the afternoon! (509) 422-1620
You can visit 8th Street Greens Farm and CSA on FB to check us out some more.

Number of interns needed: 1-2

Couples Okay: Yes.

Kids Okay: No.

Pets Okay: No.

Car Required: No.

Experience Required: Not Necessary.

Work Hours: Negotiable.

Learning Opportunities: On The Job.

Meals: Separate Cooking.

Housing: Yes.

Paid: Yes.

About 8th Street Greens

Organization Category:

Grower Cerifications:
  • Ecologically Sound
Farm Programs:
    Grower Market:
    • Farmers Markets
    • Farm Stand
    • Csa
    • Retailers

    Acres: 6

    County: Okanogan

    Public Address: , Okanogan, WA,

    Mailing Address: 742 8th Ave S., Okanogan, WA, 98840

    Point of Contact Name:

    Daytime Phone: 509-322-8044

    Evening Phone: 509-322-8044