Vegetable Grower

Website Live Power Community Farm

Opening for vegetable grower, couple or individuals, with the experience, skills and capability to operate a 2 acre garden for an established biodynamic 70-100 household CSA at Live Power Community Farm in Mendocino County, California (Covelo/Round Valley) with the possibility of growth to 4 acres. Low carbon foot print draft horse and E-tractor tillage. All electricity for the farm generated from solar photovoltaic panels including water pumping. On farm biodynamic compost is available. Livestock and active Waldorf school class visit program maintained by founding farmers seeking to work cooperatively with the vegetable operation as a whole farm organism.

Lease with conditions, profit sharing or salary? On farm housing is available. Non-smoking please. Biodynamic interest/experience preferred. Experience with draft horses not required. This is a long term position or permanent future for right persons as the farm founders would like to eventually transfer the farm operation to capable succession farmers.

For more information on whole farm organism please see www.livepower.org. Farm founders are semi-retired, live on farm, and can mentor.

Please send letter of experience, interests, and references to Stephen and Gloria Decater livepower[at]livepower.org or call 707-983-8196.

To apply for this job email your details to livepower@livepower.org