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Farm and Folk School Intern

Location: 
LaFarge, Wisconsin
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Bear Creek Farm and Driftless Folk School

Bear Creek Work & Learn Program
The Bear Creek Work & Learn Program provides people age 18 and over an opportunity to gain practical skills while
working on a 120 acre farm—a farm that includes five acres where the Driftless Folk School is developing a campus.
Oversight for this program will be by Lowell Rheinheimer, one of the farm owners and the farm manager.
The Driftless Folk School will provide access to classes for work on Driftless Folk School specific projects. This is specified
below.

Food Security and College Retention AmeriCorps*VISTA

Location: 
Lewiston, Maine
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Maine Campus Compact

Food Security College Retention AmeriCorps*VISTA
at Maine Campus Compact
Come to Maine and experience the natural beauty and exciting outdoor opportunities provided by its distinct four
seasons! Maine Campus Compact (MCC) is a statewide coalition of colleges and universities whose purpose is to
further the public purposes and civic mission of higher education. MCC’s team of 8 VISTAs will develop
programming that mobilizes college students to increase college aspirations in Maine’s K-12 youth. This position

Community Nutrition Intern

Location: 
Queens, New York
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Sports and Arts in the School Foundation

Sports & Arts in Schools Foundation (SASF) is New York’s leading provider of after-school programs. Our mission

is to help bridge the academic performance gap among under-achieving students and in low income neighborhoods

through wholesome, skill-building activities designed to improve children’s academic performance, health and

wellness, attitude towards school, self-confidence, character and values, and opportunity for lifelong employment.

 

SUMMARY

Food Education Internship

Location: 
New York, New York
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Just Food

FOOD EDUCATION INTERNSHIP – SUMMER 2015

Outdoor Educator

Location: 
Kirksville, Missouri
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
The Green Thumb

The Green Thumb is a local Missouri nonprofit that provides outdoor-based environmental science education for all students within the Kirksville R-3 School District. The Green Thumb also promotes healthy, sustainable and local food choices through the construction of community gardens, connecting our students and community members to local producers, and planning and executing community workshops, dinners and local food-based and horticulture education for students and community members.

 2015-2016 Outdoor Educator Position

Dismas House Fellowship

Location: 
Oakham, Massachusetts
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Dismas House

This is a unique position to live on a working farm that is also a transitional home. We have a 50 person vegetable CSA, run a farmers market, have a pigs, sheep, turkeys and chickens as well as a wood shop and haying operation. You would have the chance to learn about any of these while forwarding the mission and day to day operations of Dismas House. 

 

Dismas House Fellowship

 

Farm Interns

Location: 
New Paltz, New York
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Veritas Farms

Veritas Farms, a certified naturally grown vegetable and livestock farm in New Paltz, NY is seeking 2 additional interns for the season. Some experience with vegetable growing preferable, but not required. Housing, vegetables, eggs and stipend are provided.

 Learn all aspects of small-scale vegetable growing, and occasionally work with our laying hens and sheep.

 We sells to CSAs, a farmers market and wholesale, and our farm crew learns packing and distribution for each methods of sales.

Helping People Connect to Gardening

Location: 
Mill Spring, North Carolina
Publication Date: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Cooper Riis

Must be at least 18 yrs old to apply
Must be ready to make at least a 6 month commitment to stay on & work full-time in exchange you will receive a $250/month stipend, housing, food (organic meals prepared at Cooper Riis by trained chefs), a great community experience, CPR & NCI training, and be able to work in a cooperative work environment in one of the most beautiful parts of the country.

Americorps VISTA positions

Location: 
Birmingham, Alabama
Publication Date: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Urban Food Project

http://www.revbirmingham.org/rev-biz/the-urban-food-project/urban-food-v...

REV Birmingham’s Urban Food Project is currently looking to fill 6 different AmeriCorps VISTA positions. REV Birmingham works to create vibrant commercial districts by filling vacant spaces and growing sustainable businesses. The Urban Food Project work to connect Alabama farms to restaurants and corner stores in low-income communities. Working for a  change in the food system. The six AmeriCorps Spots are:

Healthy Food Access VISTA

Biodynamic Farming apprentice

Location: 
Wilton, New Hampshire
Publication Date: 
Monday, March 23, 2015 (All day)
Company Name: 
Temple-Wilton Community Farm Cooperative

The Temple-Wilton Community Farm Cooperative is seeking apprentices for both dairy/livestock and vegetable production. We are a 200+ acre Biodynamic farm with 6 acres of vegetables and herbs, a year-round raw milk dairy and cheese making facility, pastured pigs, laying hens, pasture-raised meat chickens and a small but growing flock of Katahdin sheep.

 We are the oldest continuously operating CSA farm in the country (since 1986).

Our vibrant farm community includes two neighboring Waldorf schools and the Hilltop Cafe (located here at the old farmhouse).

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