Rumbleway Farm-Intern Opportunity
592 McCauley Road
Conowingo, MD 21918
This position is filled for the 2013 Season
Internship Starts: May 2013
Internship Ends: Oct- Nov
Number of Interns: 1
App Deadline: March 30, 2013
Minimum Length of Stay: Negotiable, 6 months preferred
Meals: Provided: you can eat with our family or cook for yourself.
Skills Desired: Ability to lift 50 pounds - Driver's license - Reliable, self motivated, independent, and passionate about farming - Enjoys working outdoors No farming experience required; we will train
Educational Opportunities: We have finished the second year of mob grazing
our beef cattle. We cut and rake hay, so you can learn to drive a tractor and maintain the equipment. Our poultry is free range on pasture; learn care and maintenance of pastured flocks. Our farm offers a USDA-certified processing facility and we process and package our own birds. We have an on-farm store: learn retail sales of products, and interact with our customers. The Commercial kitchen offers canning, preserving, and catering -so you can learn to cook!
Dry-stone masonry is a new fun project that is ongoing here. We can help you focus your interests and provide you with learning opportunities that you are interested in.
Housing: Full housing provided-Secluded 30-foot trailer with heat, a/c, water,
and full kitchen.
Preferred method Of Contact: phone or email
Internship Details: Moving and feeding animals daily. 5.5 day work-week; hours vary and are somewhat flexible. The intern often works independently with occasional management responsibilities. Help care for the family garden and
work in our on-farm store.