Three Montana Farm Job OpeningsDeadline: April 1, 2019 12:00 am
Two Bear Farm in Whitefish, Montana seeks paid field crew members for the 2019 season. Average work week is 45 to 50 hours with weekends off. Housing is available for $350/month. Fresh vegetables are available for personal use throughout the season. Two Bear farms organic vegetables on 13 of its 100 acres and runs a 250-member CSA, while also growing cover crops and small grains.
Lifeline Produce in Victor, Montana seeks apprentices for a season-long working apprenticeship, which will include field prep, composting, weeding, irrigation, greenhouse management, hoop-house work, tractor operation, hay production, early morning harvesting, transplanting, seeding, farmers market, delivery, post harvest handling and storage, and livestock care (sheep, cattle, chickens). Apprentices will work side-by-side with the farm team everyday to learn all aspects of the operation. Work includes a weekly stipend, and is 5 days a week, 8-11 hours a day.
Three Hearts Farm in Bozeman, Montana seeks 1-2 crew members for part-time work. Three Hearts is a certified-organic, diversified vegetable farm between Bozeman and Belgrade, with approximately 1.5 acres under production. Home to 4 hoophouses and 4 hardhouses, the farm follows sustainable, organic growing practices: growing diversified crops, rotating crops, cover cropping, using cows and sheep for manure and selling all its produce within 100 miles of the farm. Work hours can be somewhat flexible; weekday mornings (7am-Noon) are preferred.