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LIVE ON FARMER (or Couple) for Turn Key Organic Farm Opportunity

LIVE ON FARMER (or Couple) for Turn Key Organic Farm Opportunity

We are looking for an experienced farmer who is self motivated and passionate about growing food. We are a farm and retreat getting ready to re open this summer looking for the resident farmer who will manage the gardens and

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Business Manager

Business Manager

The Business Manager is responsible for overseeing Bay Area Ranchers’ Cooperative daily operations and upholding the values and mission of BAR-C. This person will work directly with the harvest manager to ensure smooth and profitable operations of the plant. The

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Harvest Manager

Harvest Manager

The primary responsibility of the Harvest Manager is the oversight of all operations in the slaughterhouse, including managing the Mobile Slaughter Unit’s Hazard Analysis Critical Control Point (HACCP) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP). The Harvest Manager will supervise a team

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Farm Crew and Farmers Market Lead

Farm Crew and Farmers Market Lead

About us Coyote Family Farm is an ecologically-based, woman-owned and -operated market farm specializing in direct sales through our farm share and farmers market. We grow a wide variety of high-quality produce and flowers all year in a beautiful setting

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MarketLink Regional Representative

MarketLink Regional Representative

MarketLink is a program of the National Association of Farmers Market Nutrition Programs (“NAFMNP”). In partnership with the USDA and Novo Dia Group (“NDG”), MarketLink assists farmers and markets with the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (“SNAP”) Retailer Application, and connects

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Seasonal Field Farmer

Seasonal Field Farmer

We are a small farm with a large vision to provide our community with pasture raised meats and year-round herbs and vegetables from our expanding market garden. We produce food that supports our seasonal farm stand, two local farmers markets,

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Tell Our CA State Legislature that Backing Governor’s 2021 Budget Means Supporting Family Farms

Tell Our CA State Legislature that Backing Governor’s 2021 Budget Means Supporting Family Farms

Last week, Governor Newsom released his California state budget, which included funding for a number of incredibly important programs aimed at helping family farms during the pandemic, advancing social equity in agriculture, and promoting climate smart farming–programs that CAFF and

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Farm Intern

Farm Intern

Summerfield Waldorf School and Farm is a small-diversified Biodynamic farm modeled after a family farm that was once common in this area. We have been Demeter certified since 2002. The farm occupies roughly half of the 32 acre Summerfield Waldorf

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Farmers’ Market Workers Should be Included in 1B Vaccine Group

Farmers’ Market Workers Should be Included in 1B Vaccine Group

January 15, 2021 To: Dr Erica Pan, CDPH; Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, OSG; Community Vaccine Advisory Committee Members CC: Honorable Governor Gavin Newsom, Secretary Karen Ross, Bobbie Wunsch Re: Ensure CA’s Certified Farmers’ Markets Industry Included in Phase 1b of

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FARM CREW MEMBER

FARM CREW MEMBER

About the Farm: Flying V Farm is a certified organic farm in Placerville, CA, located at 2,000 feet in the Sierra Nevada Foothills. We are nestled between the American and Cosumnes Rivers with hot summers and chilly, icy winters. We

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Farm Assistant/ Job Share

Farm Assistant/ Job Share

Unique opportunity for the right person to join a stand out farm.  (1) Basics – Join in to complete farm maintenance tasks on this 15 acre certified organic vineyard, clean out and care for layer chickens and small livestock. Plant

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Farm Crew and Farmers Market Lead

Farm Crew and Farmers Market Lead

About us Coyote Family Farm is an ecologically-based small market farm specializing in direct sales through our farm share and farmers market. We grow a wide variety of high-quality produce and flowers all year in a beautiful setting at the

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Vineyard Projects

Vineyard Projects

We are interviewing for positions at an Organic Vineyard & Winery Estate on a river in Northern California. Working with wine grape vines, olive trees, lavender, row crops and fruit trees for the complete 2021 season. Starting the middle of

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Farm Laborer

Farm Laborer

Hola, mi nombre es James Roberson y fui alumno de Alba. Estoy buscando trabajadores para mi campo. Es un campo de 3.5 acres. Si alguien está interesado, comuníquese aquí o llame al 661 433 7518 , para espanol llame al

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Farm Consultant

Farm Consultant

FARM CONSULTANT POSITION DESCRIPTION STATUS: HOURLY March 15 – July 15, 2021 ● 10-15 hours per week ● Help lead 3 Community Volunteer Shifts per week (5 of total 10-15 hours) PAY: This is a paid position on an hourly

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Catalan Farms

Catalan Farms

Growing organic fruit and vegetables

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Farm/Market Crew

Farm/Market Crew

FARM / MARKET CREW EMPLOYMENT- Join us in the field to plant, weed, harvest, wash and pack our organically grown produce. We are a small, diversified farm in Terrebonne, central Oregon, and expect our crew to be proficient and efficient

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Farm to Pantry Operations Manager

Farm to Pantry Operations Manager

Position Operations Manager (FT) Deadline to Apply: Sunday, January 31, 2021 Interested candidates should submit a current resume and cover letter to: duskie@farmtopantry.org Compensation: $20-$25/hour, depending on experience Benefits: Health Reimbursement Account to cover medically qualified expenses Vacation and Sick

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Multiple Positions Available!

Multiple Positions Available!

Blue Leg Farms is seeking qualified, hardworking, enthusiastic crew members for the 2021 season. We are a young, Certified Organic farm located just ten minutes from both downtown Sebastopol and Santa Rosa. We cultivate 10 acres focusing on production of

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Farm Production AmeriCorps Crew Member

Farm Production AmeriCorps Crew Member

Service Location: Nevada Agriculture Experiment Station, Reno, NV Timeline for Service: Feb 2021 – Aug 2021 Application Deadline: Open until filled (Application details at the end of the job description) Hours per week: 30-40 hrs Application Submittal Instructions: A full application submittal will consist of

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Full-time Crew Member/Leader

Full-time Crew Member/Leader

Full-time Crew Member/Leader Lantern Farm is a small family farm nestled next to the Russian River in Cloverdale, CA. We grow a diverse crop of food and flowers on 3 acres, applying agroecology techniques that aid in building soil health.

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Mycoremediation in the Wake of the “Camp” Fire

Mycoremediation in the Wake of the “Camp” Fire

This video outlines some of the concepts and research of fungal bioremediation and the potential to address fire-borne toxins. Topics covered are the types of environmental pollutants that are generated in forest fires and urban firestorms, how and which fungi

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When it’s time for food & ag workers to get vaccinated, be ready

When it’s time for food & ag workers to get vaccinated, be ready

Food and agriculture workers are designated to receive the vaccine in the next tier, Phase 1b Tier 1. The populations in this phase include: Persons 75 years and older and frontline essential workers including education, childcare, law enforcement, fire, food and

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West Sacramento Urban Farm Program Coordinator

West Sacramento Urban Farm Program Coordinator

The Organization: The Center for Land-Based Learning’s mission is to inspire, educate, and cultivate future generations of farmers, agricultural leaders and natural resource stewards. Our cutting-edge programs for youth and adults provide hands-on experiences through which participants develop leadership skills,

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Ecological Pest Management Field Technician

Ecological Pest Management Field Technician

The Ecological Pest Management (EPM) program is CAFF’s newest on-the-ground program. CAFF seeks an Ecological Pest Management Field Technician to support the implementation of a large research and demonstration project in walnuts: Promoting Biologically Integrated Orchard Systems (BIOS) in Walnuts in

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JAN 12: CAFF’s 2021 North Bay Annual Gathering

JAN 12: CAFF’s 2021 North Bay Annual Gathering

We invite you to join us for a virtual get-together to celebrate resilience in the face of unprecedented change. Grab a drink and join us virtually on Zoom to co-mingle with friends we’ve not seen in months and to hear three

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Farm Crew Member at a Organic Regenerative Farm

Farm Crew Member at a Organic Regenerative Farm

We are seeking self-motivated workers who are driven to grow the best food possible for the community that we love. An ideal candidate will want to advance their career working within the field of regenerative agriculture. We are looking for

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Unique Live-In Gardening Opportunity

Unique Live-In Gardening Opportunity

Hi there gardening pals! I hope you are having a cozy winter.  I am moving on from my current position as the caretaker/gardener of an estate in Graton and am looking for someone to fill the role.  The property is

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Field Manager and Lead Ag Instructor

Field Manager and Lead Ag Instructor

Carnation Farms is a nonprofit organization on a mission to transform the way that people want to eat. We celebrate delicious and nutritious food produced in a sustainable manner by providing inspirational and educational experiences that positively affect health, the

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 Family farmers applaud Governor’s investments in underserved small farmers & ecological agriculture

 Family farmers applaud Governor’s investments in underserved small farmers & ecological agriculture

Sacramento – Earlier today, Governor Gavin Newsom released his proposed FY 21-22 budget, including targeted investments to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF), an agricultural group that represents small and mid-sized farmers in California, applauded Governor

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Hidden Villa Farm

Hidden Villa Farm

We are a small-scale diversified organic farm that is part of an environmental education non-profit. We grow a wide variety of vegetables, fruits and flowers on 6.5 acres of certified organic land. Additionally we raise pigs, chickens, sheep and goats

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Pozo Organic Farm

Pozo Organic Farm

Small family run organic farm. We shut down for Covid in 2020 but plan to re-open in 2021 with new Farm Stand and an Ag-Tourism component. 10 acres, pastures, orchard,row crops, chickens. Off-Grid, solar powered wells, minimal tillage, animals incorporated,

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Community Roots Farm

Community Roots Farm

A 1-acre non-profit neighborhood farm growing vegetables, fruits, herbs, and flowers sustainably and ethically, emphasizing healthy communities and ecosystems. This farm is a place-based project whose objective is to support the livlihoods of the community where we are based by

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Farmers Standing Up for Democracy

Farmers Standing Up for Democracy

We at CAFF often find ourselves at odds with those in power, frustrated by a government that for too long has neglected family farms, drags its feet on climate legislation, and continues to uphold systems perpetuating racial inequities, monopolization, and

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Expo Hall: 2021 CA Small Farm Conference

Expo Hall: 2021 CA Small Farm Conference

Johnny’s Select Seeds For over 47 years Johnny’s has set the standard for high seed quality, meeting or exceeding federal minimum requirements for germination rates, pathogen testing, and traceability. LEARN MORE Straus family Creamery Organic cream-top milk, ice cream, butter,

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CAFF Sonoma County Chapter Positions 2021

CAFF Sonoma County Chapter Positions 2021

Chapter officers, Proposed Slate: Position-sharing welcome. Openings may be filled by appointment by Leadership Circle during the year. Six month commitment to Leadership Circle requested prior to appointment. President –   OPEN Creates agenda, facilitates meetings, spokesperson for CAFF Chapter, keeps

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The Cloverleaf Farm

The Cloverleaf Farm

The Cloverleaf Farm is an 8 acre organic orchard and farm outside of Davis, California on the Collins Farm that specializes in peaches, nectarines, apricots, figs, berries, and vegetables. The Cloverleaf follows regenerative principles including no-till, rotational grazing, and cover-cropping.

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3 Sisters Gardens

3 Sisters Gardens

Three Sisters Gardens’ main goal is to give back to the community by inspiring and empowering youth through gardening. Like the Three Sisters legend of companionship planting, Three Sisters Gardens believes that our communities can begin to heal and thrive

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CAFF Job: Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – Sacramento Valley

CAFF Job: Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – Sacramento Valley

  Contractor Title:    Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – Sacramento Valley Location:    Based out of CAFF’s Davis office with regular travel throughout the Sacramento Valley Compensation:    Full time at $27 per hour ($56,000 annually); significant travel stipend

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CAFF Job: Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – San Joaquin Valley

CAFF Job: Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – San Joaquin Valley

  Contractor Title:     Ecological Pest Management Field Technician – San Joaquin Valley Location:     Based out of Modesto with regular travel throughout the San Joaquin Valley Compensation:     Full time at $27 per hour ($56,000 annually);

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CSA / Farm Box Survey

CSA / Farm Box Survey

CSA/Farm Box Operators, Raise Your Voice! By taking just a few minutes to complete our 2020 CSA / Farm Box Survey, you help guide CAFF’s CSA-related work and help us capture the trajectory of the CSA model. PLUS: you’ll automatically be entered to win

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Hensleigh Healthy Beef

Hensleigh Healthy Beef

Hensleigh Healthy Beef is a small family operated cow-calf operation in Sloughhouse, Ca. We raise cattle all naturally, without any growth hormones or antibiotics. Our cattle are raised on pasture, then finished on grain. We use a USDA processor (who

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CA Offers New COVID Relief Grants

CA Offers New COVID Relief Grants

The State of California is offering $500 million in new relief grants to help small businesses and nonprofits, including farms, impacted by COVID-19. Grants range from $5,000 to $25,000 per business and can be used to cover a wide range

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Goodful Bounty Box

Goodful Bounty Box

Every single thing Goodful Inc does is ultimately about creating harmony in our own bodies, amongst each other and in our relationship with the earth. Through Goodful Inc, Danielle would like to expand her personal feeling of harmony so that

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College of the Redwoods Farm

College of the Redwoods Farm

The Shively Farm is now taking sign ups for the 2020 CSA box share program. This year, we are expanding our options with the addition of a 20 week share. Please see the flyer for sign up details and more

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Bayside Park Farm

Bayside Park Farm

Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) began at Bayside Park in 1993 when a group of Humboldt State University professors (including Susan Ornelas and Deborah Giraud) approached Arcata City Manager Alice Harris about the potential of partnering with the city to create an Educational Farm. The Bayside Park Farm became the first CSA in Arcata and is funded

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Help CAFF Level the Playing Field for Family Farms

Help CAFF Level the Playing Field for Family Farms

Meet Celsa Ortega. After years of working in other peoples’ fields, in 2020 she finally started her own farm, Induchucuiti Organic Farms. With her own hands, Celsa tends her field in Salinas, exemplifying what it takes to be a small

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Redwood Roots Farm

Redwood Roots Farm

Janet Czarnecki is the farmer and owner of Redwood Roots Farm. She is a grower with more than 25 years experience in community and small-scale organic agriculture. Her hands helped shape the fifth CSA in the country, as well as many community,

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Deep Seeded Community Farm

Deep Seeded Community Farm

We offer Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) memberships from our Arcata farm that provide Humboldt Bay area households with a weekly bounty of top-quality, ultra-fresh seasonal produce… Straight from our hands to yours! Eddie Tanner has been farming professionally in this

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Humboldt Regeneration Brewery and Farm

Humboldt Regeneration Brewery and Farm

Our Mission is to raise awareness about the importance of re-localization of our food system and to promote regenerative agriculture using craft beer as a platform.  We aim to serve as a small Humboldt County business directly supporting our local food-economy

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Sierra Valley Farms

Sierra Valley Farms

Sierra Valley Farms is a 65-acre certified organic farm and nursery situated on the Middle Fork of the Feather River in the majestic Sierra Valley. The farm, located at 5,000 feet elevation, in Beckwourth California, has one of the most

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Star Route Farms

Star Route Farms

Star Route Farms began on five acres using horse-drawn sulky plows and cultivators and a lot of long haired ambition. As pioneers in the then fledgling organic industry we adopted production and post-harvest technologies–such as precision planters and hydrocooling equipment–in order

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Table Top Farm

Table Top Farm

Aside from actually visiting our farm, feeling the soil in your hands, and eating our veggies, our website is probably the best way to keep in touch with us as we continue to grow. Currently, we are busy plowing and

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Mendo Lake Food Hub

Mendo Lake Food Hub

The MendoLake Food Hub aggregates and distributes produce from small farms around Lake and Mendocino Counties. Thanks to grant funding from the California Department of Food and Agriculture, we started operating in 2015 as a program of North Coast Opportunities

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Covelo Organic

Covelo Organic

Covelo Organic is located in the north-west corner of Round Valley in Mendocino county.  Tom Palley started the farm in 1989.  Brandon Gatto & Monica Gowan are managing the farm. We have been committed to ORGANIC practices from the beginning.  The

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Director of Poultry Enterprise

Director of Poultry Enterprise

Position Announcement:  Director of Poultry Enterprise Lick Skillet Farm (lickskillet.farm) is an 800-acre Century Family Farm near the Smoky Mountains in East Tennessee.  We practice regenerative agriculture, and we sell direct to the public.  We do no row cropping –

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Nye Ranch

Nye Ranch

Nye Ranch is a diverse market farm run by Kyle and Mel, a husband and wife team. Located in Fort Bragg, a quaint coastal town on the beautiful and rugged Mendocino Coast of Northern California. The farm is breathing new

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Open Field Farm

Open Field Farm

Open Field Farm is situated on a rolling grassland ranch with small stands of eucalyptus, walnuts, and cypress trees. There is a balance of flat land for crop production, and small hillsides for winter grazing. The farm is operated out

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Bramble Tail Homestead

Bramble Tail Homestead

We believe in integrating ourselves with our ecosystem:  tending land via our relationship with animals, connecting to our place in the food chain with intimacy, and assisting folks in our community to participate in a truly local and connective way

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North Coast Regional Soil Health Coordinator

North Coast Regional Soil Health Coordinator

The North Coast Soil Hub is seeking a full-time Regional Coordinator to accelerate producer adoption of carbon farming practices, assist with climate-friendly plan development, and serve as an educational resource to a range of stakeholders. The Regional Coordinator will engage

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Biologically Integrated Orchard Systems (BIOS) for Almonds guide

Biologically Integrated Orchard Systems (BIOS) for Almonds guide

The Biologically Integrated Orchard Systems (BIOS) project was a collaboration between CAFF, farmers, pest control and crop advisors, and the UC Cooperative Extension in the 1990s and early 2000s. BIOS emphasized a systems approach to orchard management and pest control

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nash ranch

nash ranch

Nash Ranch started in 1955 and since 1991 has marketed pumpkins and winter squash at an on farm U-Pick festival during the month of October. The Nash Ranch also grows and sells lambs, hay and grain.

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Farmer Services Coordinator

Farmer Services Coordinator

Location: Location flexible, ideally based in Sacramento, Davis, Santa Cruz, Salinas, Merced, or somewhere near those locations FTE: Part Time – .8 FTE with the likelihood to move to 1 FTE Rate: $21.63-22.60/hour ($45,000-47,000 annually) FLSA: Non-Exempt Reports To: Farmer Services Director Application due: Applications received

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Greenstar Farm

Greenstar Farm

Green Star Farm is an 85 acre pasture based livestock farm in West Sonoma County. We produce pasture fed eggs, chicken, pork, lamb, and goat throughout the year. We practice intensive rotational grazing methods so the forage component of their diet

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Live Power Community Farm

Live Power Community Farm

Founded in 1977 by Stephen and Gloria Decater, Live Power Community Farm is a 50-acre, solar electric and horse-powered, diversified, certified biodynamic farm. Four acres are devoted to an intensive vegetable garden hosting some 60 varieties of vegetables and herbs.

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Laguna Farm

Laguna Farm

Laguna Farm’s CSA program is the backbone of our farm business. With over 400 dedicated members, we are guaranteed to sell a great portion of our harvest to these loyal patrons. In turn, our CSA members get the best of

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County Line Harvest

County Line Harvest

County Line Harvest began as six acres of farmland on the Sonoma-Marin County line in California. Today, we farm 35 acres in Petaluma year round, and 120 acres in Thermal over the winter season. We are incredibly grateful for our

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Gabriel Farm

Gabriel Farm

Welcome to Gabriel Farm! We are an organic family farm located in Sonoma County specializing in Apples, Persimmons, Raspberries, Blackberries, Tomatoes, Flowers & Pineapple Guavas. Each year we offer a U-Pick CSA program where visitors are invited to pick their own fruits June

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Green Thumb Organics Farms

Green Thumb Organics Farms

Providing healthy, organic food for his community is at the heart of Rudy Jimenez’s mission as a farmer. Growing up in a farmworker family, he founded Green Thumb Organics, a four-acre certified organic farm in San Juan Bautista, California, to

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Marquita Farm

Marquita Farm

Mariquita Farm is a small family farm located near Watsonville, California. We grow heirloom and specialty vegetables, greens, fruit, and herbs for our customers in Santa Cruz, Silicon Valley, the Peninsula, San Francisco and the East Bay. Mariquita means “Ladybug”

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Vegetable Crew Member

Vegetable Crew Member

We are seeking an enthusiastic, thoughtful and hard working person to join the crew on our family farm. Open Field Farm is a diversified biodynamic farm, raising mixed vegetables and flowers, herbs, corn, grain, grass fed beef, lamb, and laying

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CAFF Job: Farmer Services Coordinator

CAFF Job: Farmer Services Coordinator

Job Title: Farmer Services Coordinator Location: Location flexible, ideally based in Sacramento, Davis, Santa Cruz, Salinas, Merced, or somewhere near those locations FTE: Part Time – .8 FTE with the likelihood to move to 1 FTE Rate: $21.63-22.60/hour ($45,000-47,000 annually)

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Pasture Maintenance & Irrigation Team Member

Pasture Maintenance & Irrigation Team Member

Farm Irrigation: ●     Pasture irrigation, Main farm and Stockton property ●     Well pump filter cleaning, oil top up (New Well, Stockton Well, Old Well) ●     Pasture irrigation maintenance (pop ups/filters, rainbirds, etc.) ●     Main Farm Netafim System ●     Rainbird Stockton

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Regional Agricultural Specialist

Regional Agricultural Specialist

The Regional Agricultural Specialist will be responsible for engaging farmers, growers, and ranchers in carbon farming and healthy soils grant-funded programs; tracking and analyzing individual and cumulative benefits of implementation of carbon farming practices; and coordinating with soil health networks

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CAFF’s Cover Crop Decision Guides

CAFF’s Cover Crop Decision Guides

  We’re excited to share two new resources for growers: our Cover Crop Decision Guide for Perennial Systems and Cover Crop Decision Guide for Annual Systems created in collaboration with the Freshwater Trust. These practical guides are designed to walk

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Food & Agriculture Cooperative Programs Director

Food & Agriculture Cooperative Programs Director

The position will lead the food and agricultural co-op development program and focus on creating and sustaining projects focused on providing technical assistance and education to cooperatives, organizing groups, and independent business owners looking to convert their businesses to cooperative

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Farm Crew

Farm Crew

Stone’s Throw Farm is located on a 50 acre beautiful piece of land with 3 acres in production using low till, intensive, and organic methods. We grow at 2,400’ elevation in the Sierra Foothills. Stone’s Throw produces a wide range

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Farm Apprentice

Farm Apprentice

Oz Farm is an organic farm and retreat center which has operated for over 20 years on the banks of the Garcia River in Mendocino County, Ca. We grow vegetables and heirloom apples for local markets, restaurants, and our CSA

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Himmelgarten CSA

Himmelgarten CSA

We are Sandy and Tom Farley, and it’s our eighth year of turning the empty weed-filled lot next to our home into a small-scale urban farm, Himmelgarten. Our goal is to provide the freshest produce we can to our subscribers.

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Bee Wench Farm

Bee Wench Farm

Finding well-raised, local pork can be a difficult task. It’s easy to find grass fed beef in San Luis Obispo County, but pork…that can be a different story. Our pasture raised pork tastes delicious, is great for your family and

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