Full Time On-Farm Apprenticeship Positions Full For 2016!

Apply for the 2017 Growing Season in December.

  • Apprenticeship runs from May until November
  • You will learn all aspect of running an organic vegetable farm, such as planting, weeding, harvesting, processing, harvest box assembly, farmer’s markets, irrigation, and the list goes on.
  • You will have the freedom to do an on-farm directed study if that interests you
  • We will help you and give you advice on your own farm business plan
  • Accommodations include a cabin or trailer, internet, hot shower, outdoor kitchen and bathroom. All cooking is done on your own but we provide staples and vegetables and eggs when they are in abundance.
  • We offer a generous stipend on a sliding scale depending on experience.
  • We are a fast paced farm and expect applicants to be hard working, efficient, positive, and motivated individuals who are looking for experience before starting their own farmer

Interested? Fill out the application to the right.

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Gender
MaleFemale

Canadian Telephone Number

Address

If you wish to apprentice as a couple or family, please explain:

How did you hear about us?

Possible Start Date

Possible End Date

Have you worked on a farm or in agriculture? If yes, please list your favorite and least favorite things about working on a farm.

What are your goals for this apprenticeship?

What are your plans to do afterwards?

Are you able to lift 50lb boxes comfortably throughout the day?

Do you have any injuries?

How do you think you will feel living with different people in a new and unknown rural environment?

If necessary, are you willing to share accommodations with other apprentices?
YesNo

Do you have comments about sharing accommodations?

Would you be able to visit the farm for an interview?
YesNo

Are you a smoker?
YesNo

Any dietary preferences?

Any allergies?

Medical needs? Mental or Physical difficulties?: Transportation needs?

List your hobbies:

Do you have any strong ideological views (eg.: political? religious? feminist?)

Any other thoughts, hopes, ideas, aspirations, considerations, comments?

Please provide two references their positions, phone numbers, and email addresses.
You can also send these in a separate email to icecaporganics@gmail.com.