Category: Jobs & Opportunities

Attention farm start-up entrepreneurs!

September 11, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Looking for agricultural start-up entrepreneurs to possibly lease farmland/outbuildings/equipment in NS, NB or PEI. We plan to buy a farm next spring (still looking) and wish to lease out all of it, except for the house, to be used organically, responsibly. Terms negotiable, we wish to only cover property taxes. Let's talk and share our dreams. email: gentleshepherd3@gmail.com -We will travel the provinces in Oct. and can visit face-to-face then.
Phone 518-597-9433
Email gentleshepherd3@gmail.com

Certified Organic Chicken Feed

September 03, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Codiac Organics is host to a buying group of farms/individuals who have small flocks of chickens or other livestock in which they need small amounts of feed on an ongoing basis. Savings normally amounts to almost $10 savings per bag from regular retail outlets, however participants should 'order ahead' to ensure their needs are met when feed is needed. Some amount of extras often on hand. For more info email info@codiacorganics.ca or call/text 506.870.0772
Phone 506.870.0772
Email info@codiacorganics.ca

Ruhe Farm available for start-up farmers!

August 21, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

About 2ac of organic farm land available in Shemogue, NB. Are you a budding market gardener wanting to try your hand at farming? We have just the ticket for you! In exchange for about 4 hours of labour a week, we offer, free of charge, a greenhouse (for an early start for your seedlings), three Hanley tunnels, a barn, electricity, a well, tools, and Lyné's mentorship. A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to start your farming career with minimal start-up capital, and on-site mentorship.

Phone 506-312-1479
Email farmers@ruhe.farm

Windhorse Farm is hiring

July 04, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Windhorse Farm is hiring for a year-round part-time housekeeping position. Hours may vary at approximately 15-30 weekly, depending on how busy we are. The successful applicant will have a reliable vehicle, cell phone, regular access to a reliable computer, and will enjoy cleaning and organizing. This person works co-operatively with other Habitats staff including Hosting, Housekeeping, and Maintenance personnel.

For full details view the job posting.

Email zoe@windhorsefarm.org

Farm Apprenticeship Opportunity: To be filled ASAP!

June 14, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Cochrane Family Farm is looking for an apprentice interested in working and learning on our 30acre certified organic farm in Upper Stewiacke. Interested individuals can contact us at cochranefamilyfarm@bellaliant.com. Training, room and board and stipend offered. Individuals who are interested in organic vegetable, flower and herb production and seed growing and saving practices may apply. Possibility of employment opportunity after as well. Start date flexible.

Phone 902-671-2378
Email cochranefamilyfarm@bellaliant.com

ESSENTIAL OIL EXTRACTION PROJECT AT UNB: INFORMATION REQUEST

June 01, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities, Wanted

Our rural areas are a huge asset to our region and it saddens me to see them struggling. I am interested in speaking with organic farmers about their experiences with adding new crops. Below you will find a link to a survey with 6 questions. The survey will take 5 minutes to complete. Alternatively if you are available I would love the opportunity to chat for 10 minutes about growing flowers for essential oils (506) 455-6774 . Thanks for your help! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/MRKRZBS

Phone (506) 455-6774
Email sonya.burrill@gmail.com

Market Research Analyst: Urban Agriculture - Volunteer in Peru

February 27, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Cuso International in Peru is looking for a volunteer like you to conduct market research in farmers' markets to better understand market trends, opportunities and threats, examine fluctuations in supply and demand, as well as obtain information on products sold in addition to measuring customer satisfaction of urban agriculture in the capital city of Lima. https://curaweb.mindscope.com/CUSOIN04387_CURA/aspx/JobDetails.aspx?lang=en&Job_ID=24
Phone 6138297445
Email cuso.recruitment@cusointernational.org

Assistant Production Manager - Volunteer in Nigeria

February 03, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

Recruiting for our partner in Nigeria to further build the technical & managerial capacity of staff at Godilogo Farms Limited in production skills and increase productivity for the benefit of YouLead students. The overall purpose of the volunteer is to enhance the technical and managerial skills of Godilogo staff in the processing of cassava and rice. Full description: https://curaweb.mindscope.com/CUSOIN04387_CURA/aspx/JobDetails.aspx?lang=en&Job_ID=84
Phone 6138297445
Email lorraine.monteiro@cusointernational.org

Use your skills and experience in Natural Resources to help developing countries

January 30, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

We are recruiting highly skilled individuals for our partners in Jamaica, DR Congo, Nigeria, Nicaragua, Zambia, Cameroon, Honduras, Tanzania and Laos. Cuso International covers the following costs: Airfare, accommodation modest living allowance while overseas, and more! View all our placements here: http://bit.ly/1SX3uyy Learn more about us: www.cusointernational.org Hear volunteer stories: http://journey.cusointernational.org/
Phone 6138297445 x 248
Email cuso.recruitment@cusointernational.org

Garden Manager needed

January 15, 2017  |  Jobs & Opportunities

We are looking for a garden manager with at least one years experience working a garden. we would like to have you be responsible for: starting plants in the greenhouse, planing succession planting for the whole garden (this can be all your own creative design), to oversee the garden management the whole season, managing interns and keeping them occupied with work in the garden, helping me with all aspects of farming, we have all you need to try farming. www.earthhaven.ca. good private housing.
Phone 613-478-3876
Email aric_aguonie@hotmail.com