Hawthorne Valley Farm, a Demeter certified Biodynamic farm, is looking for vegetable grower to join its team. The main focus and responsibility of this position will be our 15 acre CSA/Greenmarket vegetable operation. In the winter months the expectation is to be part of the work with our livestock. This is a year-round, full-time position with housing and other benefits.
Applicants need to have a minimum of two years experience in production scale vegetable cultivation. We expect an interest and openness towards Biodynamics, an interest in apprentice training, and enthusiasm to be on our team.
Hawthorne Valley Farm (www.hawthornevalleyfarm.org) is part of a dynamic organization, which includes an on-site dairy processing plant, a bakery, and a full-line natural foods store. The Farm, the Hawthorne Valley Waldorf School and the Visiting Students Program make up the Hawthorne Valley Association which is dedicated to cultural renewal through education, agriculture and the arts.
We are located in Harlemville NY, about thirty-five miles southeast of Albany, twenty minute from Hudson, NY; a half-hour from the Berkshires of Massachusetts; two and a half hours north of New York City.
Please send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 518 672 7457 attn: Steffen. Pay is competitive and depends on experience.