Organic Farming Intern: Medicinal and Edible Plants

Full-time fall internship with monthly stipend plus accom., more (see below)


Location: on-farm accommodations / near Brantford, Hamilton, Cambridge, Ontario

You will learn all aspects of growing and preparing value added medicinal and edible plants and field crops, including trees and shrubs. You'll work with Richard (Naturopathic doctor) and Dan to learn how to make added products include preparing salves, teas and tinctures. You'll also be involved in promoting and helping to put on workshop(s) on medicinal and edible plants /natural first aid remedies.  

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Qualifications:

  • Eagerness to learn about medicinal and edible plants, protecting farmland and reducing carbon emissions.
  • Must be 30 years or younger and be a Canadian citizen or permanent resident

Assets:

  • Good interpersonal skills, some farming experience, shows initiative and is organized, able to work as a team-player and independently, drivers license and/or own transportation preferred, aptitude for mechanical and carpentry work, social media skills

Salary - $500/month

Housing: Accommodation (if needed), veggies and eggs

Starting Date: Immediately

End Date: Nov. 24

Contact:

E-mail: rtunstall54 mask gmail.com* or call 519-647-0307. 
Please send resume and 2 work related references.