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Posted: Friday, March 23, 2018 12:11 AM



Job Description
The small farm resurgence is all about people. Farmers and eaters, seed savers and compost makers, urban and rural folk, alike. Together we are building healthier local communities through farming practices centered on soil-building, and healthy, conscious eating. We are looking for a few good people ready to deliver our produce in 2018. Come share in raising food in the beautiful Wisconsin northlands. Working along with us, you will undertake all of the day-to-day aspect of vegetable production. From seeding to weeding, transplanting to harvest, processing and packing. We raise all of our produce from seed, and sell it to customers at the St. Croix Falls Farmers market and through our Community Supported Agriculture program. Special projects may include light construction to improve packing facility and raising low tunnels. Requirements: A positive attitude, an ability to work with others and proven experience performing physical labor are necessary. Other similar work experience in busy, productive settings will be considered (for example a professional kitchen). We like to hire folks who have worked on vegetable farms before, but it is not required. Schedule: Work day is Monday - Friday from 8:00am to 5:30pm. We have two meal breaks each day, a 15 minute break around 10:30 and an hour lunch around 2:00pm. Work Includes: Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables, fruits, nuts and field crops. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties may include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; cleaning, packing, and loading harvested products. May construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities. Dig and plant seeds, or transplant seedlings by hand. Harvest fruits and vegetables by hand. Load agricultural products into trucks, and drive trucks to market or storage facilities. Operate tractors, tractor-drawn machinery, and self-propelled machinery to plow, harrow and fertilize soil, or to plant, cultivate, spray and harvest crops. Record information about crops, such as pesticide use, yields, or costs. Repair farm buildings, fences, and other structures. Set up and operate irrigation equipment.

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• Location: Amery, Eau Claire

• Post ID: 29969872 eauclaire is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2018