Now Hiring: Seed to Feed Director
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
The Seed to Feed Director is a motivated individual responsible for overseeing all of the various aspects of Seed to Feed. This includes the planning, administrating, and evaluating of all the work that goes into maintenance of the gardens, cash crops, livestock, farmer/donor involvement, and educational programing. The Seed to Feed Director will offer oversight
Since 2015, Mavourneen Farm has offered holistic landscaping services and certified organic plants & produce to the Bloomington community.
Our landscape work is focused on creating high quality, unique, beautiful, and ecological garden spaces. We build fences and raised beds, install stonewalls and walkways and also plant edible, useful species that provide food and beneficial habitat. Our goal is to naturally transform landscapes into diverse and productive spaces that help build resiliency for home & business owners.
Our farm specializes in spring plant sales and fall vegetable production.
Christopher Farm is Hiring!
Now Hiring: Farm Hand at T7 Ranch
LOCATION Bloomington, IN •
CATEGORY Agriculture / Production •
JOB TYPE Part-Time
COMPANY DESCRIPTION T7 Ranch is a small farm that raises Texas longhorns, chickens, and grows produce and flowers.
JOB DESCRIPTION If you like being outside in the sun, laughing, and working with your hands, we have a good job for you. We are looking for a self starter. Need a farm hand who can work hard, follow directions, and help move our small business forward.
COMPENSATION This position is hourly, $15-20/hr
Do you love being out in the field, rescuing healthy produce from going to waste, and working with great people?
Society of St Andrew is a national non-profit gleaning organization working to rescue healthy food that might otherwise be wasted and provide it to those in need. The primary way we do that is to work with local farmers and arrange for volunteers to go into fields that have already been harvested to collect what is left. We then deliver the produce to local food pantries. Our regional office in Indiana is based in Indianapolis, but we glean across the whole state.
We are hiring two positions, a full-time one-year Gleaning Coordinator VISTA based in Indianapolis and a part-time Area Gleaning Coordinator based in Southwest Indiana. Details about the jobs and information on how apply can be found on our website at https://endhunger.org/indiana/. Questions? Contact Laura Tagliani at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We're hiring a Mentorship Coordinator to oversee the administration and execution of our new Mentorship program. Staff at PIFF will handle much of the behind the scenes work (including the promotion, application, and selection of 10 mentors/mentee pairs, grant reporting, etc). The Mentorship Coordinator will be given a broad array of day-to-day tasks to ensure the mentorship program runs efficiently, and will be asked to participate in bigger-picture discussions to help improve future mentorship offerings. Generally, they will be asked to do the following:
Apply by March 10, 2023. Details in the job posting here.
HYFC is Hiring!
Seeking applicants for Monroe County Fellowship Coordinator...apply by 12/30:
We've run the Hoosier Beginning Farmer Fellowship for two years...and thanks to generous support from the city of Bloomington and the National Young Farmers Coalition, we are able to tailor our Fellowship program to focus on BIPOC farmers in the Monroe County area. We are also able to offer our Fellows $5,000 as compensation for their participation in the Fellowship. The goal of the funding is to acknowledge the work farmers put into being fellows, and to allow beginning farmers to build their farm’s capacity, scale up their farm to the next level, and/or intensify their farm’s impact on local and regional food systems throughout Indiana. Ideally, the funds will offset costs incurred by participating in the Fellowship, and let the farmer tackle a major farm project that will advance their growing businesses.
The Monroe County Fellowship Coordinator will oversee the administration and execution of the Fellowship program. They will be given a broad array of day-to-day tasks to ensure the Fellowship program runs efficiently, and will be asked to participate in bigger-picture discussions to help improve future Fellowship offerings.
Ideal candidate has some of the following:
The Hoosier Young Farmers Coalition is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, age, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, political orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We strongly encourage applications from people of color, people from working class backgrounds, women, LGBTQ people, or those who are members of other
More details and how to apply here. Applications due 12/30.
job: Help farmers and buyers connect
The Hoosier Harvest Market, Inc is hiring a part-time Sales & Marketing Coordinator [a.k.a. “value chain professional”] to work with Hoosier Harvest Market online farmer cooperative to bring locally grown and raised foods to the Indianapolis and Southeast Indiana marketplace.
Applicant should have experience in local food marketplace and good relationship building skills. For the next two years, this position will be 12-18 hours per week at $18 per hour with the potential to expand hours and pay based on sales from the market.
The HHM is an online farmers marketplace that sells direct to consumer and to wholesale customers. Please share this brief job description with people you know seeking work in the local food supply chain, and who are self-starters and enjoy selling local food and the importance of buying local to customers. Full job description available upon request: 812-614-0752.
Job: farmhand 10-15 hours per week
Nightfall Farm is hiring a part-time apprentice for the Fall, via the Savanna Institute's Agroforestry Apprentice Program. Apprentices help care for our sheep flock, meat chickens, laying hens, pigs, and turkeys on pasture. More details about the work and learning involved below:
Compensation: $10/hr plus room and board on work days.
Commitment: Part time (20 hours/week) x 10 weeks. Timing is flexible (could be two
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