OPEN POSITIONS AT SUNSPIRIT:
Farm Crew Internship (click here for an application)
What we do:
We are a certified organic farm located on 30 beautiful acres on the Applegate River in Southern Oregon. We raise goats, sheep, chickens, horses, dogs, cats, and honeybees and grow organic annual veggies, perennial fruits, and medicinal and culinary herbs, using tractors, low-tech tools, and our hands. Our produce reaches the community through farmers markets, a cooperative CSA and several wholesale grocery and restaurant accounts. Mornings on the farm are spent harvesting crops followed by afternoons of transplanting, direct seeding, field maintenance, greenhouse work, etc.
What we’re looking for:
People who like to work outside and get dirty, collaborate well with others, communicate clearly and honestly, are motivated, and enjoy responsibility. Experience farming or working with goats, sheep, or chickens is a plus.
- Room & board
- Food (farm produce and food staples like grains, legumes, coffee & tea, etc.)
- Goat milk & eggs provided with additional chore responsibility
- A communal longhouse with kitchen, space to eat & hang out, washer/dryer, wood stove, shower, and wi-fi.
- River access!
Hours & compensation: 30-40 hours/week. Monthly stipend based on experience.
Full season ranges March – October, internship requires a 3 month minimum.
Internships are also available through the following organizations: