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 transfer of ownership of the business are also possible. The property is 88 acres in size and protected with a conservation easement. Applicants should have at least three years of vegetable growing experience and familiarity with organic methods in addition to experience with crew management and farm equipment. Willingness to sell in the New York City Greenmarket program for at least the next two years is also a requisite. Competitive salary (commensurate with experience) and housing provided. For more details and photos, go to: Hudson Valley Farmland Finder. Orange County. Keith’s Farm. Send resume, references, cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org or contact Keith Stewart at 845-856-4955.