Organic Farm Manager Needed
Well-established (31 years) and profitable certified organic vegetable and herb farm in Orange County, NY is seeking an experienced and highly motivated grower (or growers) to co-manage a 16 acre operation and, within 2 to 3 years, assume full management responsibility and a partnership with owner. A long-term lease arrangement and, at some point, transfer of ownership of the business are also possibilities. The property is 88 acres in size and protected with a conservation easement. Applicants must have at least three years of vegetable growing and crew management experience, as well as familiarity with organic methods and experience with farm equipment. Willingness to sell in the New York City Greenmarket program is also a pre-requisite. Competitive salary (commensurate with experience) and housing provided.