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Jobs in RI
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Internships & Apprenticeships in RI
Internships & Apprenticeships outside RI

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Jobs in RI

Pat’s Pastured.

Pat’s Pastured is seeking a part-time Lead Order Packer and Delivery Associate.  The Order Team plays an integral role in our operation ensuring our customers’ orders are handled, packed, and delivered to the highest standards. The Order Team’s primary activity is packing our high-quality, pasture raised meat and eggs, for same-day or next-day delivery to our farmer’s markets and wholesale customers throughout the Rhode Island area.

The Order Team Lead is responsible for the day to day operational duties of a team consisting of 1-3 part-time employees.  This position will work in our packing barn.  Typically this environment is subject to exposure to extreme/controlled temperatures in a cooler or freezer and moisture. This position is part-time, 15-18 hours per week, Wed-Fri.  Salary is $12-$14 per hour, commensurate with experience. More details and information for applicants found here:
Posted 7/13/18.

Wild & Scenic Inc seeking full and part time seasonal gardeners.

Creating beauty and sustainability one garden at a time

Wild & Scenic Inc is a creative design and fine gardening company. Our mission is to use sustainable horticulture practices that produce beautiful, high quality landscapes that function with the greater local ecosystem. We are currently seeking full-time and part-time, seasonal gardeners.  Wages are competitive compensation and based on experience.  To learn more about the positions or to contact,
link here:  Resume and cover letter with 2 references can be sent to
Posted 2/28/18

The Good Earth LogoFarm Manager position for 2018 season at
The Good Earth Organic Farm and Gardening Center

Also seeking Farm Worker and Garden Center Help.

The Good Earth is a certified organic farm and garden center located in western Cranston, RI. We have been in business since 1995 growing and selling certified organic herb and vegetable plants, annual and perennial flowering plants, organic fertilizers, soils and other gardening supplies.

The Good Earth is looking to fill three (3) positions.  Link here to learn more about the positions.
Posted 1/28/18

 NOFA/RI has 2 Position Openings:

Coordinator for Farm Advisor Program and On-Farm Workshop Coordinator

Both the Farm Advisor Coordinator and the On-Farm Workshop Coodrinator positions help NOFA/ RI administer and advance our program initiatives.  Positions are limited hours and part time.  The Farm Advisor Coordinator matches requests for technical assistance with an appropriate Farm Advisor and helps to document the partnership.  The On-Farm Workshop Coordinator will be responsible for scheduling a series of On-Farm Workshops in the spring of 2018.

Send questions to NOFA/RI at or call (401) 523-2653.

Wild Harmony Farm Seeking Apprentices

Wild Harmony Farm is a diverse, certified organic farm in Exeter, RI focused on environmental stewardship, utilizing regenerative farming practices.  They raise 100% grass-fed beef cattle, organic pigs, organic layers, organic meat chickens, organic turkeys with plans to add sheep and goats.  They also grow vegetables, manage a 2-acre apple orchard, keep honeybees, and run a CSA.  “Our apprentices are a vital part of our farm community.”

To learn more about the apprentice position, benefits and to apply, link to Wild Harmony Here.

Jobs outside RI

Field Crew Positions at Eva’s Garden, South Dartmouth, MA

We are a 2+ acre organic certified farm growing salad greens, herbs, microgreens, and wildcrafted products for local restaurants. The Field Crew positions involve working closely with others to weed, plant, harvest, and execute the year’s production plan.  It is a great opportunity for folks looking to get into growing or to diversify their knowledge base. No experience required- just a good attitude. Pay starts at $11/hr, 40/hrs a week, starting April 2nd through November 2nd.

To apply please send a resume and references to

Farm Manager Position in CT

Friends of Boulder Knoll is seeking a Farm Manager for its community farm and CSA in Cheshire, CT. Boulder Knoll Community Farm is a small-scale environmentally-sustainable farm. Approximately 2 acres under cultivation with potential additional land available. The Farm Manager manages and implements all phases of production, maintenance, harvest and distribution of vegetables to CSA members and local food charities. This position is full time from March – November (nine months). Position open until hired. For full job description, visit

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Teach Ag
Use the Teach Ag website here to find job listings by state.

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View the New England Farmland Finder website.

North East Workers On Organic Farms (NEWOOF)
Apprenticeship opportunities on North East organic farms. Learn more here.

McCoy Community Farm seeks Seasonal Community Farm Coordinator,
Warren, RI

McCoy Community Farm
Volunteer Job Description 
Position Title: Seasonal Community Farm Coordinator
 McCoy Community Farm is a volunteer-led effort dedicated to providing fresh local produce to food pantries in the RICFB service area–in the farm’s 5 years of operation, volunteers have harvested and distributed over 60,000 pounds of vegetables.
Position Summary: This volunteer position coordinates volunteers at McCoy Community Farm throughout the local growing season (June-October). This individual will manage the volunteer calendar, lead shifts on Tuesday evenings and Sunday mornings, coordinate and track produce deliveries to area food pantries, and communicate with the RICFB as needed for supplies.
Hours and Shifts: June-October; Tuesdays 4:30-7pm, Sundays 8:30-11am; 1-2 additional hours weekly (flexible).  Please contact for additional information or to apply for this position.

Blithewold Mansion, Gardens & Arboretum seeks Interns, Bristol, RI

Learn more here.

Preservation Society or Newport County seeks Laborers, Tour Guides and others, Newport, RI

See all available positions and apply here.

Find Internship opportunities at government agencies and non-governmental environmental organizations here.

Internships & Apprenticeships outside RI

WWOOF seeks New and Experienced Farmers
World Wide Opportunites on Organic Farms for apprentices, volunteers, etc. Learn more here.

Sustainable Farming Internships & Apprenticeships
Browse a list of farmers and apprentice opportunities in RI here or across the United States, its territories, Canada and the Caribbean here.

Find Internship opportunities outside Rhode Island at

Find Internship opportunities at government agencies and non-governmental environmental organizations here.

NGOabroad seeks Volunteer Farmers, Africa & Caribbean
These are volunteer opportunities. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more at Send questions or completed Questionnaire (see here) and resume to Ann McLaughlin, Director of NGOabroad at

Internships in RI

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