FARM JOB: Niverville, Manitoba – Natural Collective CSA, Farm Worker

Posted by Michalina Hunter on June 16, 2022 2 Comments

Natural Collective CSA in Niverville, Manitoba is seeking a Farm Worker!

ABOUT Natural Collective CSA

We are a small market garden farming on 4.5 acres just south of Winnipeg, MB. We primarily grow vegetables, and have been slowing adding fruit, herbs, flowers and animals into our production. What we grow we sell through our CSA, farmers markets and through our local food hub who distributes produce to local restaurants. We are a low till farm, and do almost everything by hand. We do have a tractor and BCS which we use sparingly and mostly for mowing around the farm or shallow harrowing in the beds.

We grow everything using organic techniques and principles, however we are not certified. We aim to be regenerative where we can and are slowing adding animals into our production to ensure regeneration. We do not use plastic in our fields or when packaging out produce.

DESIRED QUALITIES

We are looking for someone who is hard working, can tolerate working in many different weather conditions and is physically able to lift upwards of 40lbs, stand or bend over for long periods of time. someone who is able to work well with our team but also someone who is self motivated and can problem solve when they are working on their own. Knowledge of market gardens and/or previous work experience with sustainable farming systems is an asset, but not a requirement.

JOB TASKS

Some duties will include: bed prep, planting, weeding, harvesting, washing and packing vegetables, helping with CSA and market prep, as well as other various tasks around the farm.

JOB DETAILS

Term: We are hiring asap for the full 2022 season which will run into October

Hours per week: 40 hours a week

Wage: $14 starting wage with access to vegetables

TO APPLY

Please provide cover letter and resume to naturalcollectivecsa@gmail.com

Deadline to apply: asap

When applying, please mention you saw this posting at youngagrarians.org

LEARN MORE ABOUT Natural Collective CSA

Website: naturalcollectivecsa.ca
Instagram: @naturalcollectivecsa

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2 thoughts on “FARM JOB: Niverville, Manitoba – Natural Collective CSA, Farm Worker

    1. Hi Tobenna,

      Thanks for your comment. I’m not sure if the farmers will see your comment here. Best to contact them directly via their contact info at the bottom of the posting. Good luck!

      Michalina

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