Farmer / Farm Couple needed in Massachusetts

Marshview Farm

Email

[email protected]

Phone

please email

State

Ipswich, MA

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

BOE + housing

   

Description :

Seeking a farmer or farm couple to run a 40 acre farm in Ipswich, MA. Responsible for overseeing the operation of all farming activities including planning, managing, and tracking on all associated tasks.

The initial focus will be on raising the existing hay fields to horse quality hay and managing an onsite compositing operation. We follow sustainable organic practices such as crop rotation and soil fertility management. Other responsibilities may include other projects around the farm such as:orchard, honey bees, laying hens, vegetable and flower garden, and management of seasonal employees.

The farm is evolving and growing and we are looking for someone to leverage their experience and passion in our team environment. Communication skills and flexibility are critical. We brainstorm, collaborate, and work as a team.

This is a year-round salaried position with beautiful onsite housing provided.

Please send your resume and cover letter to: [email protected]