Blue Heron Farm
Posted on: 05/03/2012 8:22 amDates: May 1, 2017 through October 31, 2017 (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 nearly 40 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; [email protected] 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.