Undertoe Farm is a community supported organic vegetable farm in beautiful northern Michigan. We believe in revitalizing the agroecosystem by enhancing the soil health "under our toes" while providing the local community with seasonal, nutritious vegetables and fruit. By managing our land thoughtfully, we aim to increase the diversity of native plants, ...
One World Center (OWC) has decided to engage in the fight for real food in the USA, and through its efforts help eliminate food insecurity and hunger in Michigan. We intend to do so by establishing a shining example of a Garden Farm which produces vegetables and fruits grown organically including smaller livestock such as chickens, as an example to follow. And by teaming up with the many organizations and initiatives which already exist around our state, bringing people together around establishing community gardens as one important step to address lack of fresh food availability.
The Farm Manager will team up with the staff at One World Center, in order to make our Real Food Initiative happen, by taking charge of the OWC ...
South Lansing Urban Gardens (SLUG), a program of South Lansing Community Development Association (SLCDA), is seeking a summer urban garden intern to increase the availability of affordable fresh fruits and vegetables among residents who face food insecurity. We grow year-round in a greenhouse, hoop house, and open air plots. We grow and donate healthy food, teach a variety of gardening classes, and support those already growing in our community. The internship requires 20-25 hours a week for approximately 14 weeks, from mid-May through August. Interns have flexibility to schedule hours around classes. We offer a $2,000 stipend and weekly seasonal produce baskets.
Groundswell Community Farm on 7 acres (USDA Certified Organic) is located at 6527 Quincy St. Zeeland, MI. In operation since 2006.
Type of Position: Full Time ($14 and up – Salary position) Position will manage between 8 – 12 individuals. Open until filled
Hours: 7 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. (varied schedule including Saturday’s)
Responsible for managing all aspects of running a farm. Will work closely with the owner and the CSA /Greenhouse Manager. Must have an interest in high vegetable production, organic growing practices and have good attention to detail. Must have knowledge and be able to use farm equipment. Must be able to communicate and work well with staff, customers and ...
Kalamazoo Valley Community College is searching for a Program Director to lead the development of a new set of programs in sustainable horticulture, urban agriculture, and landscape management.
The program will be part of the interdisciplinary food-health-sustainability education cluster at the Bronson Healthy Living Campus - alongside Sustainable Brewing and Culinary Arts & Sustainable Food Systems degrees; Community Culinary & Nutrition classes; multiple accredited Allied Health programs; and the ValleyHUB urban farm and food hub.
The ideal candidate has strong knowledge in horticulture, agriculture, ecology, and/or landscape design; excellent project management skills; and a commitment to ...
Farm, a regenerative mixed livestock and vegetable farm in SE Michigan is seeking volunteers / collaborators for the 2021 growing season. Primary responsibilities are assistance with vegetable production and livestock maintenance. Opportunity to develop your own project if desired. We are raising guinea hogs, mixed herd of cattle, meat and egg chickens, and heritage turkeys. Also have a small apiary, sugar bush, and cultivated and wildcrafted medicinal herbs. Vegetables are produced on a small scale maybe a half acre plus a small hoop house. This is a volunteer position with farm products and experience as the compensation. If the helper wants to produce their own vegetables or wildcraft herbs......
Belltown Farms is seeking an experienced farm equipment operator and labourer to be a farm manager.
Location: Decatur, Michigan
Compensation: Competitive full-time salary plus benefits.
Timing: start as soon as possible
ABOUT BELLTOWN FARMS
Belltown Farms owns and operates large scale farms in the US, transitioning land to USDA certified organic, and operating them in line with regenerative principles.
Belltown believes that regenerative farming provides an opportunity to produce healthy food, while having a positive impact on soil health, biodiversity, carbon emissions and local communities, as well as delivering compelling financial returns for investors.
Eden Foods of Clinton, Michigan has many open, job opportunities. "Eden Foods is a principled natural food company and developing organization. Quality people of good character is what keeps us going and growing. We seek to contribute to the realization of a better world. Eden Foods is an excellent career opportunity". Good work, good people, good food, good benefits. Please email your resume to Sherri Laing, HR firstname.lastname@example.org if you feel you can help in their mission at Eden Foods.
Keep Growing Detroit is seeking a Garden Development Coordinator to provide technical assistance and support for families, community groups, and organizations that are interested in growing vegetable gardens in the city. The Garden Development Coordinator is responsible for the logistics and distribution of garden resources, including soil tests, site visits and technical assistance for participants in the Garden Resource Program. They will also support engagement to reach and serve Detroit’s families with young children. The Garden Development Coordinator works closely with and reports to the KGD Co-Director responsible for Garden Development.
Are you passionate about improving the well-being of people and the planet through innovative organic research and leadership? If you share this passion, Rodale Institute is the place for you. Rodale has many open positions available in the new year. Listed bless are some of the positions and where they are located. See the full list at this link.
Chief Scientist at Rodale Institute Headquarters (Kutztown)
Crop and/or Weed Scientist at Rodale Institute HQ
Seasonal Beekeeper at Founders Farm (Allentown)
Farm & Landscape Seasonal Worker at Founders Farm
CSA Coordinator at St. Luke's-Rodale Institute Farm (Easton)
Seasonal Farm Laborer at St. Luke's-Rodale Institute Farm