November 11, 2015 @ 5:49 PM

Good Stead Farm is a Certified Organic farm located just North of Midland in Hope, Michigan. 2016 will be my second year in operation. On a little over 5 acres, I grow over 100 different varieties of vegetables, annual and perennial herbs, cut flowers as well as raise grass-fed lamb and organically-fed, pastured hens and ducks for eggs. Production practices prioritize a diverse, resilient and vigorous farm system. Minimal tillage is favored which means the work tends to require more labor but is skill and efficiency minded. The majority of the food produced is sold and marketed through an on-farm CSA, two weekly farmer's markets and local restaurants. To stand out as a small farm in an area of very large farms, I emphasize quality and ...

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November 4, 2015 @ 10:03 AM

IHM Sisters is a congregation of religious sisters located in Monroe, Michigan.  We are looking for a Community Garden Coordinator for our garden, St. Mary’s Organic Farm.  The Community Garden Coordinator is responsible for all farm operations by coordinating all field preparation work. The Community Garden Coordinator collaborates with the Leadership Liaison to support the organic farm with volunteers, gardeners and other groups.  For more information, see the position description.

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