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Farm Internship Posted Apr 12
Farm & Wilderness Foundation , Plymouth, VT
 
Do you want to work at an organic educational farm?! Our farm is a main source of our programming throughout our camps and we are seeking a Farm Intern/Apprentice for our Indian Brook Summer Camp, working with campers age 9-14 who are female or gender non binary.

Farm Interns assist the farm managers in the care of the livestock, barns, and gardens and help administer program activities such as homesteading, crafting, and food preservation within the summer camps.

Throughout the internship, the farm interns will learn hands on farm-based skills including but not limited to animal identification, animal husbandry, pasture management, crop rotation, weed identification, various types of garden skills, and develop an understanding of community living. Using a beautiful wilderness and farm setting and innovative approaches toward teaching, organic farming, and environmental education, interns will become strong leaders by developing connections to each other and the land through work, service, and community.

This position is paid and includes room and board, and is from April through the end of October. Applicants must be 21 and possess a valid driver's license. We welcome all applicants who have a desire to work in a diverse organic educational farm.

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