Thursday, March 31, 2016

Job Opportunity with Sierra Harvest!

Farm Institute Director
The Farm Institute Director will be responsible for developing and implementing a farmer training program which increases local, sustainable food production in  Nevada County, by increasing the number of farms formed, acres cultivated and farmers trained. Key responsibilities will be launching and running a farm institute which includes developing a Farm Corps of on-farm apprentices, a Farm Business Academy which teaches business planning and marketing, a Farm Incubator site, small plots of land for farmers to manage their own production and matching farmers with potential land to start their farming business.
Hours: 20h/week building to full time within 1 year (this is flexible). Must work some nights/weekends when needed.
Compensation: $25/hr
Still accepting applications